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Chazen Announces Asset Acquisition of McKenzie & Morgan Surveying Co.



Poughkeepsie, N.Y. (September 9, 2019) – The Chazen Companies, an employee-owned multi-disciplinary firm, announced it has acquired the assets of McKenzie & Morgan Surveying Co. The acquisition is expected to strengthen Chazen’s presence in Chattanooga and surrounding areas by introducing land surveying as an additional service line to Chazen’s Chattanooga office.

McKenzie & Morgan Surveying Co. provides land surveying services to Southern Tennessee. The firm has over 10 years of experience in the profession including services such as boundary, topographic, subdivision design, and elevation certificates. The survey team will be based in Chattanooga under the leadership of Steven J. Alex, PLS, Senior Principal, Vice President of Land Surveying.

As a result of the acquisition, Chazen welcomes the addition of three new surveyors. Joshua Morgan, PLS, as Director of Survey, and Michael Espinoza and Kevin Brown as Survey Crew Chiefs.

Morgan, former President & Owner of McKenzie & Morgan Surveying Co., comes to Chazen with 15 years of experience in the Land Surveying field. He graduated from East Tennessee State University with a B.S. in Surveying & Mapping and resides in Harrison, Tennessee. Additionally, Espinoza and Brown each have 15 years of experience in the field and live in Athens and Red Banks, Tennessee, respectively.

“We are thrilled to introduce land surveying as another service to our office in Chattanooga” said Steven J. Alex, PLS, Senior Principal, Vice President, Land Surveying. “The team at McKenzie & Morgan Co. will make a great fit and addition to Chazen.”

About Chazen
Founded over 70 years ago, The Chazen Companies is an employee-owned, multi-disciplinary firm providing civil engineering, land surveying, planning, environmental and safety consulting, code services, landscape architecture, construction services, transportation planning and traffic engineering to clients in the private and public sectors. Chazen’s 150 employees proudly collaborate with municipalities, state agencies, developers, landowners, utility companies, and industrial, healthcare, education, and nonprofit clients from project concept to completion, taking a customized approach to every project. With offices in Glens Falls, Troy, Poughkeepsie and White Plains, NY; Nashville and Chattanooga, TN; and Portland, OR, Chazen delivers world class performance focused on creating effective, long-term partnerships with its clients. Learn more at www.chazencompanies.com.

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