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Gryphon International Engineering Services is Now CHA Canada

By District Energy posted 09-21-2018 12:19


Press Release, September 21, 2018

CHA Subsidiary Rebrands and Launches New Website

St. Catharines, Ontario and Albany, NY – CHA Consulting, Inc. (CHA), a highly diversified, full-service engineering design firm, announces its subsidiary, Gryphon International Engineering Services, has rebranded as CHA Canada.  Based in St. Catharines, Ontario, the award-winning thermal, power and energy engineering arm of CHA has also launched a new website at

Gryphon International Engineering Services was acquired by CHA Consulting, Inc. in 2011.  The name change and rebranding is intended to clarify to the market the full-service capabilities CHA can now offer our Canadian clients.  This branding change completes the full integration of the companies and aligns the Canadian operation with the CHA brand.  CHA Canada will serve its clients with the highly professional staff and excellent service they have come to expect as well as offer additional services to meet our clients’ many needs.

“Our team is inspired to be clearly identified as part of the CHA team through our new name and redesigned website,” said Rich Rappa, CHA Canada’s President and CHA’s Manufacturing and Energy Market Leader. “This branding and alignment will support our team’s approach to serving clients with resources from across all of the CHA Companies thus providing a single source solution.”

“Branding our Canadian team under CHA reaffirms our aspiration to elate our clients by offering them a truly one-stop-shop for all their engineering and environmental needs that CHA’s fully integrated team of professionals can bring to North America,” said Michael Carroll, CHA President and CEO.   “Under our stronger, integrated brand in Canada and the United States, we will continue to responsibly improve the world we live in.”

CHA Canada’s new website was redesigned to showcase the firm’s expertise and extensive experience providing highly-specialized power and energy engineering services. The new website includes resources for clients and potential clients, including descriptions of complex domestic and international projects CHA Canada has successfully completed. The website also provides information about career opportunities available with the CHA Companies.

About CHA Canada

CHA Canada, Inc., formerly Gryphon International Engineering Services, Inc., a subsidiary of CHA Consulting, Inc., is a multi-discipline consulting engineering design firm dedicated to the thermal, power and energy industry based in St. Catharines, Ontario.  For more information, please visit

About CHA Consulting, Inc.

CHA Consulting, Inc. is a highly diversified, full-service engineering firm which, along with its CHA Companies affiliates, provides a wide range of technology-enhanced planning, design and construction management services to public, private and institutional clients. CHA was ranked the 33rd largest design firm in the United States in 2018 by Engineering News Record and has annual revenue of $278 million. With technical personnel and offices throughout the United States and Canada, CHA offers engineering, architectural, survey, construction, and other services necessary to complete projects on time and within budget.  The CHA Companies include:  CHA Tech Services, CHA Canada, Novara GeoSolutions, American Fire and PDT Architects.   For more information, please visit

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