In the Houston Chronicle's 2010 Top Workplaces, Burns & McDonnell ranks eighth among the top 10 in the midsize companies category.
HOUSTON — Burns & McDonnell Engineering Company Inc. has been named to the Houston Chronicle's inaugural list of Top Workplaces in Houston. The 112-year-old firm ranks eighth among the top 10 in the midsize companies category.
"We're honored to be named to this elite list of Houston companies," says John Lionberger, PE, vice president and Houston office manager. "We owe this distinction to our employee-owners, who truly make Burns & McDonnell a great place to work."
The special section, "Houston's Top Workplaces 2010," was published in the Houston Chronicle on Sunday, Nov. 7, to showcase the best places to work in the Houston region. Evaluation for the Houston Chronicle's 2010 Top Workplaces is based on feedback from confidential employee surveys conducted by Workplace Dynamics. There were 188 companies who competed for this honor, with 100 selected for the 2010 Top Workplaces list in three categories — small, midsize and large companies. For more information about these awards, visit www.chron.com/business/topworkplaces.
This is not the firm's first recognition for its outstanding culture, as Burns & McDonnell has been named as one of the Best Companies to Work for in Texas by Texas Monthly in 2009, 2010 and 2011. For a list of recent top workplace awards Burns & McDonnell has received nationally, visit www.burnsmcd.com/honors.
Locally, Burns & McDonnell ranks as #1 in the 2010 Houston Business Journal Largest Houston-Area Civil and Structural Engineering Firms and #13 in the 2010 Houston Business Journal 25 Largest Houston-Area Energy Engineering Firms.
About Burns & McDonnell
Burns & McDonnell provides engineering, architecture, construction, environmental and consulting services to clients worldwide. Founded in 1898, Burns & McDonnell is 100 percent employee-owned by its more than 3,000 professionals, maintains a commendable safety recent and ranks in the top 5 percent (#22) of Engineering News-Record's 2010 Top 500 Design Firms, and is an industry leader in several categories. Following an independent survey of A/E/C clients, Professional Services Management Journal honored Burns & McDonnell with its Premier Award for Client Satisfaction in 2009.
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