Deloitte has added TMA Construction Consultants to its financial advisory services group. The new addition will bolster Deloitte's infrastructure and capital projects expertise throughout Canada.

TMA provides consulting services in the construction industry, primarily focused on industrial, infrastructure and institutional projects.

"Given the current acceleration in infrastructure and capital spending right across the country, this move creates an opportunity to add significant value to our clients in all industries and from a national perspective," Deloitte financial advisory managing partner Iseo Pasquali said in a statement. "This added depth and talent will support our clients as they grapple with complex projects that will have a significant impact on the Canadian economy."

Lorna Tardif and Maged Abdelsayed, principals at TMA Construction Consultants, will join Deloitte as partners.

TMA's team specializes in dispute resolution with expertise in the areas of project delay analysis, labor productivity impact analysis and the quantification of damages on construction projects. 

"This acquisition is a strategic building block in our long-term growth strategy," said Alexandre Baril, Partner and Corporate Development Officer, Deloitte "We proactively sought the deep industry knowledge and specialized advisory capabilities of TMA."