Leach Engineering Consultants Joins the Tata & Howard Team

Leach Engineering Consultants Joins the Tata & Howard Team

Tata & Howard enhances its wastewater, water, and stormwater consulting engineering services by acquiring the assets of wastewater and grant procurement expert Leach Engineering Consultants

MARLBOROUGH, MA, October 3, 2013 Tata & Howard, Inc., a leading innovator in water, wastewater, stormwater, and hazardous waste engineering solutions, announced today that it has acquired the assets of Leach Engineering Consultants, PA, a civil engineering consulting firm located in St. Johnsbury, VT.  Founded in 1990, Leach Engineering Consultants specializes in environmental engineering with targeted expertise in creative and cost-effective wastewater solutions. Dedicated to meeting and responding to diverse client needs, Leach Engineering Consultants is highly skilled in obtaining municipal, state, and federal approvals and in securing grant and low interest loan funding.  Additional services include treatment, land development, and site engineering; and the planning, design, and construction of municipal water, wastewater, and stormwater systems.

“Leach Engineering Consultants’ exemplary service to the northern New England water, wastewater, and stormwater market, with key focus on delivering cost-effective and innovative solutions, fits the Tata & Howard philosophy perfectly,” said Donald J. Tata, P.E., co-founder and President of Tata & Howard, Inc. “After working with the high level of talent on Leach’s staff, it became apparent that a long term business relationship would be invaluable. Their client dedication and expertise in wastewater engineering and funding procurement, combined with a 23-year history of superior performance and long-term client retention, is entirely congruous with our culture of teamwork, innovation, and unparalleled client support.”

In addition, Leach brings a significant client base to Tata & Howard. Tata noted, “Leach will provide Tata & Howard with geographic expansion into northern New England and strengthen existing client relationships.”

Gary A. Leach, P.E., founder and Chief Executive Officer of Leach Engineering Consultants, will continue to lead the Vermont office as a Vice President of Tata & Howard. “We are eager to combine our individual proficiencies and resources to serve our clients’ needs in the best way possible,” he commented. “We are very excited about being part of the Tata & Howard team and know that together we can continue to provide unprecedented solutions and service to our clients.”

About Tata & Howard, Inc.

Founded in 1992, Tata & Howard, Inc. is a specialized water, wastewater, stormwater, and hazardous waste consulting engineering firm with offices in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Connecticut, Maine, and Arizona. Tata & Howard utilizes a team approach with clients to provide a full range of innovative engineering services, from concept to completion, including reports, design, construction administration, resident observation, and start-up. In addition, Tata & Howard has worked with all sized markets, both public and private, to provide effective, inventive solutions.  For more information, please visit tataandhoward.com.


Karen Gracey, P.E.
Tata & Howard, Inc.
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