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Posted By: Andrew Heidtke Member News,

OMNNI Associates is pleased to announce that it has been acquired by Westwood Professional Services. Read the full press release below:

"Westwood Professional Services, Inc. (Westwood), a leading national multi-disciplined surveying and engineering firm, announced today that it completed the acquisition of Appleton, WI-based engineering and architecture firm, OMNNI Associates (OMNNI) on June 28, 2019.

OMNNI was founded in 1968 and provides civil engineering, architectural, and environmental solutions for public infrastructure projects. Led by president/CEO Phil Ramlet, PE, the firm is widely regarded for high quality work on bridges, airports, and highways across Wisconsin.

“With a focus on their people and project excellence, OMNNI’s culture and guiding principles are a strong match to Westwood,” says Bryan P. Powell, PE, senior vice president of Westwood’s Land Division. “We look forward to working together as a team to further our innovations and enhance our services to clients.”  

Ramlet says, “We are very excited to be a part of Westwood. Our clients will benefit from expanded services and broadened, national experience that we will now be able to apply to their projects, and our staff will have new avenues in project work and training to grow personally and professionally.”

OMNNI will operate as-is through 2019, with integration beginning early 2020. Ramlet and the rest of the OMNNI team will continue to serve clients from their current location in Wisconsin.

About Westwood Professional Services, Inc. (Westwood)

Westwood is a multi-disciplined national surveying and engineering services provider for private development, public infrastructure, wind energy, solar energy, energy storage, and electric transmission projects. Westwood was established in 1972 in Minneapolis, Minnesota and has grown to serve clients across the nation from multiple US offices. Westwood’s Corporate Fact Shee


In 2019, Westwood received recognition on Zweig Group’s Best Firms to Work For, Hot Firms List, and Marketing Excellence. The firm is consistently ranked on industry top 25 lists and receives recognition for its involvement on award-winning projects nationwide.

About OMNNI Associates, Inc.

OMNNI Associates is a full-service engineering, architecture, and environmental consulting firm located in Appleton, Wisconsin. Founded in 1968, OMNNI provides professional services to municipal, commercial, industrial, state and private clients in Wisconsin and beyond.


OMNNI’s projects and its employees are frequently honored with state and national awards for excellence in engineering and design across all divisions of the company.