A big thanks to our faithful firms. July’s sustaining members are: Moye Consulting, Multatech, MW Builders, MWH Americas Inc., Neel-Schaffer Inc., O’Brien Engineering, Inc., Parsons, Parsons Brinckerhoff, PB&A Inc., PIKA International, and Pond & Company.
Neel-Schaffer, a multi-disciplined engineering and planning firm, was founded in 1983, and is today one of the largest privately held engineering firms in the South. Our corporate structure enables Neel-Schaffer to maintain a strong commitment to local communities while providing access to the best engineering expertise in the South. This structure has contributed significantly to our growth. Engineering News-Record has recognized Neel-Schaffer since 1994 in the Top 500 Design Firms in the U.S. Due to our healthy growth, Neel-Schaffer’s ranking improved from 458 in 1994 to 197 in 2013. Core disciplines include water/wastewater, storm water, environmental, civil, aviation, structural and hydraulic engineering. We also provide geotechnical, electrical, traffic/transportation, highway and bridge engineering and environmental services. Neel-Schaffer’s personnel, comprised of professional engineers, scientists, geologists, writers, is engaged in these disciplines as recognized experts in their fields. The firm also employs highly trained hydrologists, cost estimators, urban planners, landscape architects, and public outreach specialists. With more than 400 professional and technical employees, Neel-Schaffer has the capacity to provide high quality services on compressed schedules. An excellent indication of Neel-Schaffer’s past performance with the USACE is the number of repeat contracts that we have received. Since Neel-Schaffer was formed in 1983, the firm has provided services for 21 USACE contracts involving approximately 130 assignments. The repeat contracts with the USACE by Neel-Schaffer indicate the firm’s ability to control costs, perform quality work and meet schedules. Neel-Schaffer has met all performance schedules on USACE contracts. We have been recommended for future contracts in all of our USACE Performance Evaluations. We have received “Outstanding” or “Above Average” ratings on over 90% of our design contracts. Since Neel-Schaffer was formed in 1983, the firm has provided services for numerous USACE contacts including: Four indefinite delivery and one design contract for Memphis District, Five indefinite delivery contracts for Mobile District, Six indefinite delivery and three fixed fee contracts for Vicksburg District, One indefinite delivery and one H/H study contract with Little Rock District, One design contract for Nashville District.
M&H builds relationships that last well beyond a job done right. We’re experts in planning, design, engineering and architecture, serving markets nationwide. Skilled, diverse and deeply experienced, we are driven by our clients’ success, because we measure our success by theirs. Facts: Engineering and architectural firm in operation since 1900, Nearly 450 employees, $70 million in revenues in fiscal year 2012, 156th ranking in Engineering News Record’s annual Top 500 design firm list, Named one of the Best Places to Work by CE News, Named one of the fastest growing firms in the country last several years by the Zweig Letter, More than 20 offices, Nationwide service area with clients in almost every state, Employee-owned corporation. Markets served include: Aviation, Dams & hydropower, Developers, Education, Energy, Federal & state, Food & industrial, Military, Municipalities, Telecommunications, Transportation, and Water resources. For more information contact Miroslav Kurka, PE, PMP: 918 585 8844 or miro.kurka [a] meadhunt.com
(O’Brien) was established in 1987 as a civil engineering and environmental firm specializing in water resources, dam and levee safety, and floodplain management. Today, our core competencies remain while we have diversified with architectural, structural engineering, construction management, GIS, and staff and professional support services. O’Brien is a certified Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) and has enjoyed the opportunity to serve a variety of clients including federal, state, municipal, and private industry. Over the years, O’Brien has served several US Army Corps of Engineers’ Districts including the Fort Worth District. We are currently providing AE Construction Phase Services to ECSO in support of DHS’s Customs and Border Patrol. Other projects include Independent Technical Reviews for the Great Lakes and Ohio River Division and Northwestern Division for flood risk and dam studies, and are a subconsultant on several dam risk and dam rehabilitation IDIQs for the Tulsa District, Vicksburg District, USBR, and Texas Army National Guard. We also hold a GSA Schedule contract: GS-00F-0009X. O’Brien has been an active member in SAME Fort Worth Post for nearly 10 years and look forward to many more years to come. For more information, contact Sarah Cole: 972 233 2288 or scole [at] obrieneng.com.