Matrix Welcomes Sphere 3 Environmental to the True Environmental Platform

June 2024

Florham Park, NJ — Matrix New World Engineering (Matrix), is pleased to announce its new partnership with Sphere 3 Environmental, an environmental consulting firm that provides services to a diverse client base, including Fortune 500 companies and government, commercial, and industrial clients.

Jayne Warne, Founder and President of Matrix New World, commented, “We welcome this new partnership with Sphere 3 Environmental.  It is very exciting to see the True Environmental platform grow so quickly along with our other partners, Triton Environmental and Sundance Consulting. We look forward to further growth and new services for our clients.”

True Environmental has announced their acquisition of Sphere 3 Environmental, Inc., a platform focused on collaborating with founder and employee-owned environmental consulting and engineering firms to provide capital and management support solutions to accelerate growth and facilitate seamless ownership transitions.

The founder of Sphere 3, Gayle Kirkland, expressed her enthusiasm for the company’s partnership with True Environmental, stating,

“Today marks a significant milestone in Sphere 3’s continued evolution. This partnership aims to invest in Sphere 3’s talented and dedicated team of professionals and aligns perfectly with our commitment to delivering exceptional value to our clients while complementing and expanding our service offerings with the additional resources, capabilities, and scale of the True platform. True Environmental is a group that shares Sphere 3’s values, respects our culture, and is committed to supporting our clients.”

Adam Black, Sphere 3’s new President, added, “This partnership provides a tremendous opportunity to build on the recognized achievements of our team. True Environmental’s expertise and suite of capabilities will greatly strengthen our service offerings and resources available to clients. By investing in our people and partnering with a group that shares our values, Sphere 3 is well-positioned to continue evolving and better serving our clients’ needs.”

According to Jim Stamatis, CEO, True Environmental, “Sphere 3 has established an excellent company that focuses on engaging its employees and providing exceptional client service to private and public sectors. We are excited to collaborate with Gayle, Adam and Sphere 3’s management, including discipline leaders Crissy Forrest, Clint Scurlock, and Kerri Smith, along with the entire Sphere 3 team, to consistently deliver best-in-class solutions that address their clients’ intricate environmental problems,”

About True Environmental

True Environmental (“True”), backed by Halle Capital, is a platform focused on building a consulting and engineering organization for environmental end markets. True Environmental is led by Jim Stamatis, former CEO of Louis Berger and 30+ year industry veteran. True seeks to partner with founder and employee-owned consulting and engineering firms to help provide capital solutions to accelerate growth and liquidity events for ownership transition.

About Sphere 3 Environmental

Founded in 2002, Sphere 3 Environmental provides environmental consulting services to a diverse client base, including Fortune 500 companies and government, commercial, and industrial clients. Sphere 3 is a multidisciplinary organization that provides a diverse range of services to its clients. The company’s wide range of expertise enables them to deliver high-quality services that meet each client’s unique needs.

About Matrix New World Engineering

Matrix New World Engineering is a company of engineering and science experts who focus on some of the nation’s most pressing long-term challenges, including climate change, resiliency, ecological restoration, contamination studies, water supply, disaster response, and urban revitalization. Matrix believes solving environmental challenges through careful planning and engineering is an indispensable measure of success.

Matrix has offices in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Arizona, Louisiana and Chicago, coupled with project experience throughout the United States and the Caribbean.