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Black & Veatch is an employee-owned, global leader in building critical human infrastructure in Energy, Water, Telecommunications and Government Services. Since 1915, we have helped our clients improve the lives of people in over 100 countries through consulting, engineering, construction, operations and program management. Our revenues in 2017 were US$3.4 billion.
Burns & McDonnell is a family of companies made up of more than 7,000 engineers, architects, construction professionals, scientists, consultants and entrepreneurs with offices across the country and throughout the world. We strive to create amazing success for our clients and amazing careers for our employee-owners. Burns & McDonnell is 100 percent employee-owned and is proud to be on Fortune’s 2019 list of 100 Best Companies to Work For.
The 2011 National Architecture Firm Award Winner, BNIM is an innovative leader in designing high performance environments. Through an integrated process of collaborative discovery, we create transformative, living design that leads to vital and healthy organizations and communities.
BRR designs the built environments people use every day. We are a national design firm that collaborates with clients to produce retail, grocery, hospitality, industrial and corporate environment projects across the U.S. Our firm provides full-scope architectural design services, including BIM/VR, prototype development and rollout, interior design, codes services, construction document production and more. Since founding in Kansas City in 1963, BRR has expanded to 11 offices in Bentonville, Phoenix, San Francisco, Philadelphia, Atlanta, Austin, Miami, Los Angeles, Chicago and Seattle, and employs more than 250 team members nationwide.
Dimensional Innovations is an experience design, build and tech firm dedicated to creating immersive and engaging experiences. A team of brand strategists, architects, animators, interior designers, graphic designers, interactive and environmental designers, and digital engineers collaborate together in 140,000-square-feet of design and fabrication space. Together, they are makers and innovators of experiences that get remembered and talked about.
DLR Group is an integrated design firm delivering architecture, engineering, interiors, planning, and building optimization for new construction, renovation, and adaptive reuse. Our promise is to elevate the human experience through design. This promise inspires sustainable design for a diverse group of public and private sector clients; local communities; and our planet. DLR Group is 100 percent employee-owned and fully supports the goals of the 2030 Challenge, and is an initial signatory to the China Accord and the AIA 2030 Commitment.
GBA provides innovative engineering and architectural solutions to clients throughout the United States. Primary markets include transportation, water, environment, buildings, site development, and commissioning.
GBA and its subsidiaries employ a staff of 275 headquartered in Lenexa, Kansas, with regional offices in Missouri, Colorado, Nebraska, Iowa, Texas and Illinois. Members of GBA’s multi-disciplined staff work closely with clients to accomplish the firm’s core purpose – “creating remarkable solutions for a higher quality of life.”
Gould Evans is a national design and planning firm focused on enriching lives and elevating the human spirit. We continue to reimagine our practice focusing our work on people and place, innovations and outcomes. We intend to exceed client expectations, integrate symbiotically with the earth and the environment, and expand our perspectives for an inclusivity that promises surprising discovery and diversity. Our portfolio is intentionally diverse with a common goal of beautiful and intelligent solutions.
Henderson Engineers is a national building systems design firm. We like to say our systems bring buildings to life. Our partners appreciate being able to utilize all of our design services under one roof, with one point of contact. Together with our wholly-owned subsidiary, Henderson Building Solutions, we are truly your partner for the life of the building. Founded in 1970, we have more than 750 employees including 200-plus PEs across 12 offices nationwide.
HNTB Corporation is an employee-owned infrastructure firm serving public and private owners and contractors. With 105 years of service in the United States, HNTB understands the life cycle of infrastructure and addresses clients’ most complex technical, financial and operational challenges. Professionals nationwide deliver a full range of infrastructure-related services, including award-winning planning, design, and program and construction management
HOK is a global design, architecture, engineering and planning firm. Our 1,700 people collaborate across a network of 24 offices on three continents. HOK designs buildings and spaces that respond to the needs of people and the environment. Our designers are rooted in technical excellence, driven by imagination and focused on a solitary goal: to deliver solutions that inspire clients and communities. We bring together HOK’s geographic and cultural diversity to create innovative design solutions that create real value for clients all over the US.
Founded in 1924 and headquartered in Kansas City, JE Dunn Construction is one of the largest commercial contractors in the United States, specializing in construction management, program management, and design-build projects of every size. We exist to enrich lives through inspired people and places. We enrich lives through our community service work, our development programs for employees, and most importantly through the people who use the buildings we have the privilege of building. We have found that inspired people build inspired places.
McCownGordon was founded in 1999 with the idea that the industry was ready for a different kind of construction company. One focused on the client first.
Instead of focusing solely on materials like concrete and steel, founders Pat McCown and Brett Gordon set out to build a team of go-getters who believed in doing business transparently and who valued building long-term relationships.
Spread from coast to coast, MMC Corp is all about expanding expertise, supporting each other through diverse offerings and capabilities. Because when one of us succeeds, we all succeed — and we can only be at our best when we work together. General contractor, mechanical contractor, service, and building automation … that’s one powerful construction family.
Odimo is a vision-driven architecture and interior design practice with a focus on higher education, laboratories, affordable housing, and select commercial work in the urban core. Established in 2015, Odimo has quickly achieved early success as a new business model for architectural practice – serving as a true strategic partner to our clients as their project champion.
Pendulum is a Kansas City, Missouri-based architectural practice that specializes in the design and documentation of sports facilities and multi-use commercial and civic projects. Our track record as experts in facility assessment, fan experience enhancement, capital improvement planning, and phased facility maintenance support has promoted the economic sustainability of our clients’ municipal assets. Instead of designing for the sake of design, Pendulum attacks projects from the vantage point of the operator. Simply put - we are pro forma-based designers, we design with the purpose of maximizing the use of every square-inch of the facility which fosters increased foot traffic, efficient repetitive use, enhanced patron comfort, and increased owner/operator revenue. Our design promotes a lifestyle rather than just a project.
Terracon is an employee-owned consulting engineering firm specializing in environmental, facilities, geotechnical, and materials services. Since 1965, Terracon has achieved significant expansion through internal growth and acquisitions and has more than 5,000 employees in more than 150 offices, serving all 50 states nationwide.
For more than 50 years, TranSystems has provided engineering and architectural planning, design and construction solutions to enhance the movement of goods and people across today’s integrated transportation infrastructure. Headquartered in Kansas City, Mo., its professionals in more than 30 offices throughout the U.S. perform a broad range of services to all sectors of the transportation and federal marketplaces. Services are delivered throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to construction to long-term operations, maintenance and rehabilitation.
Zahner’s mission is to surpass the expectations of clients by expanding the boundaries of high-quality metal and glass used in art and architecture. The company pushes the levels of technology while providing a worthwhile, challenging, and safe environment for present and future employees and associates.
Since 1897 and across four generations, the family-owned business of A. Zahner Company produced highly crafted architectural metalwork for artists and architects around the globe. Throughout the company's history, employees at Zahner have developed advanced metal surfaces and systems for both functional and ornamental architectural forms.
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