WSP Global provides planning, design, program and construction management consulting services to infrastructure clients. Read more

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WSP Global provides planning, design, program and construction management consulting services to infrastructure clients. Read more

Alexandre L’Heureux's photo - President & CEO of WSP

President & CEO

Alexandre L’Heureux

CEO Approval Rating

71/100

Founded:

1885

Status:

PublicIndependent CompanyTMX Group - Toronto Stock ExchangeWSP

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Stantec is the biggest rival of WSP. Stantec is headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta, and was founded in 1954. Like WSP, Stantec also operates in the Diversified construction space. Stantec generates 38% the revenue of WSP.

Groupe Canam is WSP's #2 competitor. Groupe Canam is a Private company that was founded in Saint-Georges, Quebec in 1960. Like WSP, Groupe Canam also works within the Construction Materials sector. Groupe Canam has 47,225 fewer employees vs. WSP.

KBR has been one of WSP's top competitors. KBR's headquarters is in Houston, Texas, and was founded in 1998. KBR operates in the Diversified construction industry. KBR generates 90% of WSP's revenue.

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Annual Revenue

$6.6B

WSP's revenue is the ranked 3rd among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 4.8B. Over the last three quarters, WSP's revenue has grown by 2.1%. Specifically, in Q3 2020's revenue was $1.6B; in Q2 2020, it was $1.6B; in Q1 2020, it was $1.6B.

Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Golder Associates, Inc.

Dec 2020

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$1.1B
Golder is a consulting firm that provides engineering, tunneling, remediation and construction services for mining, manufacturing and power sectors.
LT Environmental, Inc.

Jan 2020

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undisclosed
LTE is an environmental and engineering consulting firm that offers construction management services for real estate and manufacturing sectors.
Elton Consulting Group Pty. Ltd.

Nov 2019

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$13M
Elton Consulting is a provider of advisory, regional planning, team engagement and community services.
Lievense Holding B.V.

Oct 2019

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undisclosed
Lievense is a provider of engineering and design, advisory and construction management services for infrastructure, water and energy sectors.

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Sep 2019

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undisclosed
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These are all the companies that WSP has acquired. WSP has acquired 27 companies and its latest acquisition was Golder Associates, Inc. in Dec 2020. Golder is a consulting firm that provides engineering, tunneling, remediation and construction services for mining, manufacturing and power sectors.

WSP Funding History

$293M$355.5M$425.5M

Since WSP was founded in 1885, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total WSP has raised $425.5M. WSP's last funding round was on Jun 2020 for a total of $70.0M

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FUNDING DATE

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INVESTORS

Private Placement
Jun 2020
$70M

Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec

Equity
Aug 2015
$62.5M
Equity
Mar 2014
$293M

Since WSP was founded in 1885, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total WSP has raised $425.5M. WSP's last funding round was on Jun 2020 for a total of $70.0M

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These are all the companies that WSP has invested in. WSP has invested 27 companies and its latest investment was Golder Associates, Inc. in Dec 2020. Golder is a consulting firm that provides engineering, tunneling, remediation and construction services for mining, manufacturing and power sectors.

WSP News

December 15, 2020Construction Index

WSP studies Southampton hydrogen plan

Consulting engineer WSP has been commissioned to prepare a six-month feasibility study for a hydrogen... See more »
December 7, 2020Canadian Mining Journal

WSP to acquire Golder, creating global environmental consulting firm

WSP, an engineering and design provider, has entered into an agreement to acquire Golder Associates, ... See more »
December 4, 2020PE Hub Network

WSP Global to buy Golder Associates' holding company

WSP Global, a Montreal-based provider of engineering and design services, has agreed to acquire the h... See more »
December 4, 2020Global Construction Review

WSP agrees $1.1bn takeover of Canadian environmental consultant

Canadian engineer WSP Global yesterday announced the acquisition of fellow Canadian consultant Golder... See more »
December 4, 2020Business Green

WSP swoops for rival environmental consultancy Golder in $1.1bn deal

Major acquisition aims to create 'leading global environmental consultancy' to capitalise on 'rapidly... See more »
December 4, 2020Civil Structural Engineer

Golder Announces Entering Into Arrangement Agreement With WSP Global Inc.

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, Dec. 03, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) - Golder Associates Corporation's parent company... See more »
December 4, 2020DealStreetAsia

Singapore's GIC invests $202m in Canada's WSP for Golder takeover

GIC said it expects the sector to benefit from businesses looking to improve their sustainability pra... See more »

WSP Press Releases

October 29, 2020CSRwire

WSP USA Projects Recognized in America's Transportation Awards Top 12

WSP USA, a leading engineering and professional services consultancy, had 11 projects receive regiona... See more »
October 15, 2020StreetInsider

WSP Announces 2020 Third Quarter Results Release Date

MONTREAL, Oct. 14, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- WSP Global Inc. (TSX: WSP) ("WSP" or the "Corporation") w... See more »
September 29, 2020CSRwire

Assessing Climate Change Vulnerabilities on California Highways

Originally published on WSP InsightsRaging wildfires currently devastating the West Coast are a grim ... See more »
July 14, 2020GlobeNewswire

WSP Announces 2020 Second Quarter Results Release Date

MONTREAL, July 14, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- WSP Global Inc. (TSX: WSP) ("WSP" or the "Corporation") w... See more »
June 29, 2020GlobeNewswire

WSP & Altus Group announce the launch of GeoVerra, a leading geomatics firm in Western Canada and Ontario

MONTREAL and TORONTO , June 29, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- WSP Global Inc. (TSX: WSP) ("WSP"), one of t... See more »
June 18, 2020StreetInsider

Vertical Exploration Retains WSP Canada Inc. To Assist With St-Onge Wollastonite Quarry Permitting Application

VANCOUVER, BC / ACCESSWIRE / June 18, 2020 / VERTICAL EXPLORATION INC. (TSX-V:VERT) ("Vertical"or "th... See more »
May 8, 2020StreetInsider

WSP Announces Results of Annual Meeting of Shareholders

MONTREAL, May 08, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- WSP Global Inc. (TSX: WSP) (WSP or the Corporation) held i... See more »

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1600 Rene-Levesque Boulevard West 11th Floor

Montreal, QuebecH3H 1P9

514-340-0046

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WSP Global provides planning, design, program and construction management consulting services to infrastructure clients. WSP was founded in 1885. WSP's headquarters is located in Montreal, Quebec, CA H3H 1P9. It has raised 425.5M in 3 rounds. The late...

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WSP's President & CEO, Alexandre L’Heureux, currently has an approval rating of 71%. WSP's primary competitors are Stantec, Groupe Canam & KBR.

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Frequently Asked Questions about WSP

  1. When was WSP founded?

    WSP was founded in 1885
  2. Who is WSP's CEO?

    WSP's CEO is Alexandre L’Heureux
  3. How much revenue does WSP generate?

    WSP generates $6.6B in revenue
  4. How much funding does WSP have?

    WSP has historically raised $425.5M in funding
  1. Where is WSP's headquarters?

    WSP's headquarters is in Montreal Quebec, CA
  2. How many employees does WSP have?

    WSP has 49,900 employees
  3. What sector does WSP operate in?

    WSP is in Construction Materials, Diversified construction
  4. Who are WSP's competitors?

    WSP's top competitors are Stantec, Groupe Canam, KBR