Lochner Acquires Triunity, Inc.


Transportation infrastructure planning and engineering services provider H.W. Lochner, Inc. (Lochner) is expanding its offerings in the transit and rail and municipal services markets with the acquisition of Triunity, Inc.

“We are thrilled to welcome our new colleagues,” said Terry Ruhl, Lochner board chairman and CEO. “Triunity’s stellar reputation for program/construction management services and differentiated engineering solutions are complementary to Lochner’s infrastructure-focused transit and rail portfolio. Lochner now has the scale and expertise to establish a National Transit & Rail Practice, under the leadership of Gary Thomas, the former president and executive director of Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART). Additionally, with Triunity’s Colorado headquarters, we are planning in 2024 for the firm to become the front range region for Lochner within our established surface transportation practice.”

“I am proud of the company Marvin [Marvin Thomas, Triunity board chairman] and I have built and our dedicated team of professionals,” said Chief Executive Officer Jonnie Thomas. “In Lochner, we found a partner who shares our vision of becoming the company of choice for our employees and clients by harnessing the talents and ideas of a diverse group of individuals to improve public transportation in communities across America.”

The firm will operate as Triunity, Inc., A Lochner Company, under the continued leadership of Jonnie and Marvin Thomas. Jonnie Thomas is also joining the Lochner Board of Directors.