Buchart Horn buys State College engineering firm 

York-based architecture and engineering firm Buchart Horn has acquired Uni-Tec Consulting Engineers in State College, a firm specialized in water, wastewater and municipal engineering, as well as land development, systems commissioning and energy services. 

Uni-Tec’s staff will join Buchart Horn’s staff at its office in State College. 

“Uni-Tec’s strengths and values align with those of Buchart Horn and will allow us to not only expand our client base, but also provide additional expertise for existing clients,” said Brian Funkhouser, Buchart Horn CEO. “We are excited to take advantage of each other’s professional skills and see what we can accomplish together.” 

Pat Ward, former Uni-Tec president and CEO, will continue to focus on the long-term client relationships he built at Uni-Tec, Buchart Horn wrote in a press release. 

“Uni-Tec is highly regarded for their work and further enhances Buchart Horn’s engineering capabilities, especially in the area of water resources engineering.” said Scott Russell, senior vice president of water resources at Buchart Horn. “We value the work ethic and strong relationships behind Uni-Tec’s success and feel fortunate to welcome Pat and his knowledgeable staff to the BH team.”