Benesch Expands with Acquisition of Tindale Oliver

People | December 20, 2021


Photo showing Tindale Oliver is now Benesch

TAMPA, FL  Benesch’s commitment to enhancing mobility, sustainability and safety is now supported by the Florida-based firm Tindale Oliver. This acquisition enables Benesch to continue to provide exceptional service—now with expanded expertise and increased capacity.

“Over the past few years, we’ve made a concerted effort to grow Benesch’s presence in the Southeast Region. Tindale Oliver’s reputation and unique service offerings made it an ideal firm to bring on,” said Benesch CEO Kevin Fitzpatrick. “I’m confident we’re going to accomplish great things together in Florida, the Southeast and beyond.”

Since 1989, Tindale Oliver has provided industry-leading transportation, community planning and design, transit and public finance solutions to clients across the country. With these additions, Benesch will be able to provide full-service solutions to even the most complex projects.

Leading the team as Florida Division Manager will be Bill Ball, AICP. Ball joined Tindale Oliver in 1995 and has been invaluable to its growth. With over 25 years of experience in transportation planning and transit services, he will guide the united Florida team using both his technical expertise and hands-on approach to management.

“As we got to know Benesch and its leaders, it became very clear that we shared the same strong sense of commitment and dedication to our clients. Combining our firms gives us the opportunity to provide expanded capacity and enhanced services,” said Ball. “I’m honored to lead the Florida Division as we unite to better serve our clients.”

The acquisition brings multi-disciplined professionals to Benesch’s Florida offices in Jacksonville, Tampa and Fort Lauderdale, with additional staff in Baltimore, MD.

The combined expertise of our Florida-based team includes ADA Compliance, Community Planning & Design, Corridor Studies, Public Finance, GIS, ITS, Multimodal Planning & Design, Roadway, Traffic Studies, Transit Planning & Operations, and Transportation Planning & Design. Learn more about our expanded capabilities here.