The purchase, which is conditional on a number of normal course conditions precedent, will significantly expand DRA's footprint in Australia and add another 1000 or so to its workforce.
A large part of that expanded footprint is on Australia's east coast, where G&S has an extensive presence.
G&S will also expand DRA's procurement, project management, construction, commissioning, and maintenance capabilities in Australia.
DRA Asia-Pacific managing director Greg McRostie said the G&S Engineering acquisition was very much in line with the company's growth plans.
"We have been working closely with them for more than a year now and I am delighted they will be joining the DRA group," he said.
"Australia' is a key market for DRA and this acquisition give...
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