Announcing a Merger Between Alfred Benesch & Company and Florida-Based Ghyabi & Associates

Chicago, IL –Alfred Benesch & Company (Benesch) has merged with Ghyabi & Associates, a transportation planning and engineering firm based in Ormond Beach, Florida.

The addition of Ghyabi & Associates expands Benesch’s southeast region, bringing additional capacity to the firm’s service profile in the areas of roadway planning and design, traffic and public involvement.

“We are excited to now be in Florida and build upon the success that Ghyabi & Associates has built over the last 20 years”, says, John Carrato, President & CEO of Benesch.

The combined firm will have over 600 employees, located in offices throughout sixteen states: Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Massachusetts, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Wisconsin.

About Benesch

Benesch is ranked #127 in Engineering New Record’s Top 500 Design Firm listing, and is consistently recognized as one of the nation’s Top “Go-To” bridge design firms by Roads & Bridges magazine. With expertise in engineering, planning, site development, environmental, geotechnical, construction inspection and landscape architecture, Benesch serves clients within both the public and private sector. Learn more at