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Gannett Fleming acquires public transit consulting firm

Posted on December 29, 2008

International planning, design, and construction management company,
Gannett Fleming Inc., acquired Abrams-Cherwony & Associates, a public transportation consulting firm.

Through the acquisition, the firm now operates as the Abrams-Cherwony business unit in Gannett Fleming’s Philadelphia office and specializes in developing transportation service plans and conducting performance reviews.

Abrams-Cherwony co-founders, Walter Cherwony, PE, and Edward Abrams will work closely with Gannett Fleming to integrate the firm’s expertise and services to serve both existing and new clients.

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