CCI Group of Companies acquires Rangeland Environmental Services Ltd.
CCI Group of Companies (CCI Inc.) is pleased to announce the acquisition of Rangeland Environmental Services Ltd. (Rangeland). For over twenty-seven years, Rangeland has been a full-service environmental planning company serving the energy, transportation, infrastructure, land development and not-for-profit industries. With the strategic acquisition, CCI Inc. obtains Rangeland’s brand, expertise and knowledge to continue providing environmental consultancy services. Through the procurement of Rangeland, CCI Inc. is able to build upon our existing services by strengthening CCI Inc.’s environmental planning and permitting capabilities.
Previous owner of Rangeland, Jonathan (Jon) Boyle, P.Ag. is now on-staff at CCI Inc. as the Planning & Permitting Manager. Jon is an active member of the Alberta Institute of Agrologists (AIA) and the Society for Range Management (SRM). As the Owner/Principal and Senior Environmental Planner at Rangeland, Jon managed multidisciplinary teams on hundreds of pipeline projects conducting project management, establishing scopes of work, route selection, environmental feasibility studies, environmental planning, botanical surveys, regulatory applications, construction support and regulatory applications throughout the prairie provinces. In addition to managing Rangeland’s staff, Jon also managed client-focused consultants for geotechnical investigations, HDD watercourse crossings designs, geophysical programs, soils assessment and heritage resources projects.
As a trained Grasslands Ecologist, Jon managed numerous vegetation, reclamation and range management related projects, and has participated in various vegetation inventories over his three-decade career. He has also been a senior reviewer of environmental pipeline related applications, wellsite reclamation certifications, reclamation research projects and has authored various environmental reports, in addition to developing creative seed mixes for reclamation projects and providing strategic environmental advice to his clients. As an Environmental Inspector and long-standing Environmental Planner, Jon has an intuitive ability to integrate academics with field-smart, construction expertise creating exclusive, common-sense and cost-efficient solutions for environmental challenges.
As the Planning & Permitting Manager, Jon will continue to provide client-focused, cost-efficient, professional, and personalized services to his clients all while adding welcomed support to the CCI Inc. team.
The CCI Group of Companies are excited to welcome Jon into this new role.
Jon Boyle, P.Ag
Planning & Permitting Manager