The deal sees alinea’s team of 110 merge with Turner & Townsend UK’s London cost management team led by Iain Parker.
The joint team creates a unique cost management offering in the London market offering experience on major projects like Battersea Power Station, Chelsea Barracks, the Shard, 22 Bishopsgate, One Bishopsgate Plaza and Brent Cross Regeneration.
Turner & Townsend’s UK Managing Director, Patricia Moore, said: “Turner & Townsend and alinea have a shared ambition to transform performance in the construction sector through data-led digital cost consultancy, working with some of the biggest and best clients to deliver the most complex projects in London and beyond.
“With such a strong strategic and cultural fit between our two companies, we are primed to establish a new disruptive force in cost management. As Turner & Townsend alinea we will be working with our clients in the capital, from the earliest possible stage in the project lifecycle, to deliver even greater social, environmental, and economic impact.”
Iain Parker, Turner & Townsend alinea Lead, said: “When we founded alinea 10 years ago we said that we wanted to raise the standard of cost consultancy and disrupt the market through a strong focus and personal service.
“That rings truer than ever today as we embark on a new era with Turner & Townsend. Our London businesses are a compelling strategic fit, with a shared focus and commitment to investing in our people and our service offering.
“The complementary skills of our impressive joint talent pool, coupled with the collective data and digital platforms that will further enhance our offer, will enable us to concentrate on delivering excellence for our clients and their projects. As Turner & Townsend alinea we are taking our service to the next level to establish ourselves as London’s cost consultancy of choice.”