Land Management Consultants Inc. of Salt Lake City and Wirth Design Associates of Billings, Mont., have consolidated their Utah offices to jointly pursue design contracts for land planning and landscape architecture.

John L. Maas, LMC president, said the two companies have cooperated on numerous projects so the relationship was formalized "because of the manner in which our services complement each other."Wirth Design specializes in land planning and landscape architecture, while LMC is a landscape architecture firm offering specialized services in land management planning.