GZA GeoEnvironmental Inc., a leading environmental and geotechnical consulting firm, recently announced the opening of a new office located at 372 West Street in Keene, N.H.

With the addition of the Keene location GZA will operate 27 offices throughout the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic and the Great Lakes Region. The professional staff of the new office will expand GZA’s capabilities through their Contractor Support Services Division. The five engineering professionals joining GZA were previously with GV Engineering LLC, whose services included: Structural Construction Engineering; Erection and Demolition Plans; Rigging Analysis and Design; Structural Engineering & Design for New, Rehabilitation, and Modification of Buildings; Project Management; and Litigation Consulting.

Carl Goldknopf, PE, a former principal with GV Engineering is one of the professional staff joining GZA. He brings more than 30 years of structural engineering design and project management background, including design and construction of bridges, railroad trestles, retaining walls, culverts, tunnels, industrial facilities and office buildings.

“We are fortunate to gain this talented team of professionals who will serve our clients from our newest location in Keene, N.H.,” said William R. Beloff, president and CEO of GZA GeoEnvironmental, Inc. “All six of these professionals bring strong experience in structural engineering that adds depth to our client services. They share our commitment to providing excellent solutions to our clients’ individual projects and take great pride in their profession.”

About GZA

Founded in 1964, GZA GeoEnvironmental, Inc. (Norwood, Mass.), is a multi-disciplined firm providing environmental consulting, geotechnical and geo-civil engineering, environmental remediation, regulatory compliance, litigation support, air quality, solid waste services, specialty construction, occupational health and safety, and site development services. The firm has more than 540 employees and operates 27 offices. For additional information, visit www.gza.com.