Engineering and Construction Services firm Greenman-Pedersen, Inc. (GPI) recently announced its acquisition
of Vermont-based ORW, Landscape Architects & Planners. The ORW team offers expertise consulting
services in the areas of landscape architecture and planning providing sustainable solutions to private
development, transportation and public sector clients.
“The opportunity to both enhance our existing design-related services and bring on a great group of
people was attractive,” said Christer Ericsson, P.E., Vice President and the GPI New England Branch
Manager. “Bob White, Carolyn Radisch and the ORW team provide world-class services and have an
outstanding reputation and excellent relationships throughout New England.”
Founded in 1992, ORW is a landscape architectural, urban planning & design firm with over 23 years of
experience within the State of Vermont. Their professional experience encompasses the full spectrum of
design services including landscape architecture, community planning, urban design, transportation facility
planning and design, public outreach and project visualization. They have grown throughout the years by
providing innovative, sustainable solutions that help developments and communities to promote and enhance
the architectural, historical and cultural character of their surrounding environment.
“This venture is a way to expand our capabilities, market opportunities and to organize ourselves to free up
more time for the work we love to do,” said ORW’s cofounder Bob White, “After 23 years of success, joining
a team with the same business approach and values was critical to enhance the services to our clients.”
GPI, with headquarters in New York, is a national consulting, engineering and construction services firm
with over eleven hundred professionals across the country that deliver a broad range of strategic solutions
specializing in the innovative development, design and construction of infrastructure and building systems.
GPI is a recognized leader in highway and roadway design, bridge design, traffic signal operations, traffic
calming, transportation planning, protective coatings design and inspections, ground survey, laser scanning
and aerial mapping products. We attribute our long-lasting relationships with our clients to the talented,
responsive, service-oriented professionals employed throughout the GPI organization and we welcome the
ORW team to our family. It is our people that set us apart from other consultants and is what truly makes
this company unique.