May 10, 2012
First-time honor recognizes promotion of employee stock ownership plans, industry involvement and employee education efforts.
May 4, 2012AltaLink, L.P., selects Burns & McDonnell to provide EPC services for series of transmission projects in Alberta
Burns & McDonnell-Canada has been awarded a five-year contract by AltaLink, L.P., to provide engineering, procurement and construction services for a range of high-voltage transmission line and substation projects throughout the province of Alberta, Canada.
April 3, 2012
Burns & McDonnell continues to expand its engineering and construction presence in Oklahoma City. On Thursday, April 5, at 11 a.m. Burns & McDonnell will celebrate the opening of its new Oklahoma City office with a ribbon cutting.
March 19, 2012Firm wins first-ever dual Grand Conceptor prizes from Missouri Chapter of American Council of Engineering Companies
Iatan Generation Station Unit 2 and ZeaChem cellulosic ethanol demonstration project each recognized as top projects in Missouri for 2012.
February 3, 2012
For the fourth consecutive year, Burns & McDonnell Engineering Company Inc. has once again been named as one of the Best Companies to Work for in Texas.
January 27, 2012
Burns & McDonnell has significantly expanded and upgraded its Smart Grid Laboratory as a result of a move into a new larger testing and development facility equipped with more than $1 million in state-of-the-art diagnostics and testing equipment available for exclusive use by clients.
January 19, 2012Burns & McDonnell Named to FORTUNE Magazine's 2012 Annual List of the ‘100 Best Companies to Work For'
Burns & McDonnell has been named as one of America's best places to work by FORTUNE® magazine in the publication's 15th annual list of "100 Best Companies to Work For." In its second time on the annual listing, Burns & McDonnell ranked 26 on a list of companies that annually includes some of the most well known names in corporate America. Burns & McDonnell was the only Kansas City-based company to make the 2012 ranking.
November 25, 2011
To meet the urgent, growing need for investment in our national infrastructure, Burns & McDonnell is dividing its current Infrastructure Group into two practice areas — water and surface transportation — effective Jan. 1, 2012.
November 21, 2011
Unplugged, the entry submitted by Olathe North High School, has been selected to be constructed as a new exhibit in Science City and winner of the secondary school division. Richardson Elementary School in the Lee's Summit School District has been named winner of the elementary school division. Each school will be awarded a $50,000 grant to supportscience technology, math and engineering education.
November 10, 2011
Contest winners will be determined by public vote through Nov. 18.
November 9, 2011
Site preparation for the potato processing plant in Caldwell, Idaho, is anticipated to begin in May 2012, with startup expected by spring 2014. Burns & McDonnell has been named the primary design firm. A construction management firm has not yet been chosen, but many local engineering firms will be used on the project.