In The News
Read what consumer and trade publications have said about Burns & McDonnell and its projects.
Media inquiries should be directed to Kristi Widmar, Manager of Corporate Communications, 816-448-7379.
June 21, 2013
Kansas City has $33.5 million worth of water work on tap after the City Council authorized a slew of construction and design contracts.
June 18, 2013
Burns & McDonnell is selected to the Minneapolis Star-Tribune's list of top 100 workplaces for a second straight year, ranking No. 16 among small employers.
June 12, 2013
United Way of Greater Kansas City has named Burns & McDonnell CEO Greg Graves and Greater Kansas City AFL-CIO president Patrick "Duke" Dujakovich co-chairs of the 2013 campaign.
June 7, 2013
Breckenridge Material Co. has started pouring the first of an estimated 60,000 cubic yards of concrete for the 510-foot Daniel Boone Bridge expansion, designed by Burns & McDonnell.
June 3, 2013
By its own admission, Kansas City, Mo.-based designer Burns & McDonnell can be a bit of a plodder when branching into new practice areas, a tendency it says sometimes requires patience from management. But it's a proven model. Rather than diversify by acquisition, the employee-owned firm cultivates expertise from within.
June 2, 2013
In celebration of Arbor Day, Peter Lockwood of Burns & McDonnell lead a tree planting ceremony for nearly 150 students and faculty at the E.C. Stevens Elementary School in Wallingford, Conn.
May 31, 2013
Burns & McDonnell will sponsor a second Battle of the Brains competition for science students this fall, Union Station officials said Friday.
May 29, 2013
Burns & McDonnell's contract to direct Kansas City's multibillion-dollar sewer overhaul project will be renewed. The contract, which is worth $20 million and will last for five years, covers program management services on Kansas City's EPA-mandated Overflow Control Program.
May 13, 2013
After Kansas City Mayor Sly James issued challenges to help reduce the city's obesity rate, the CEO of Burns & McDonnell has taken it seriously. Greg Graves said he's doing everything he can to get everyone in his life on a healthy path, including friends, family members and employees.
May 10, 2013
The Kansas City Business Journal profiled Burns & McDonnell as one of its 2013 Champions of Business. Burns & McDonnell maintained its fast national and international growth in 2012 as the firm capitalized on the growing infrastructure needs for energy and transportation.
May 6, 2013Kansas City Star: Kansas City area engineering firms maintain prominence in national rankings by trade publication
In the Top 500 list released by Engineering News-Record, a respected trade publication, Burns & McDonnell moved up to 20th from 23rd last year. Burns & Mac reported $933 million in revenues in 2012, up 25.2 percent from the previous year.