Communities build brighter futures by engaging kids in creative STEM experiences. This issue explores how the next generation of engineers are being recruited to solve the world's most complex problems.
Power lines, landfills and drainage projects do more than get the job done. They help build communities. Learn how utilities and other owners of large infrastructure are generating public trust.
New regulations often appear overwhelming. Maintaining community standards and protecting the public can come at a steep price or by way of a complicated path.
Burns & McDonnell expands its presence as utilities in Canada work to strengthen their infrastructure.
McLeod County in Minnesota is one step closer to meeting the state's goal to recycle 75 percent of its solid waste by 2030 thanks to a new materials recovery facility.
With utilities working to create a stronger, more resilient grid that also can handle production of resources that generate low- or zero-carbon emissions, design firms are busy developing solutions.
Burns & McDonnell is a Top 25 workplace for both Gen Xers and millennials, according to Fortune magazine.
Exposure to extreme summer heat can put workers’ health at risk. Taking some simple steps can help you stay cool and keep your work sites safe.
Protecting the environment is a key part of building functional, sustainable and effective transmission and distribution lines. The Montana Electric Cooperatives' Association is taking environmental protection beyond federal, state and local re
By 2018 there will be 1.2 million job openings in STEM related fields in the United States and a significant shortage of applicants to fill them. Companies, non-profits and educational institutions are mobilizing to fill the gaps by engaging kids in creative STEM experiences in and outside of classrooms.
Burns & McDonnell is committed to making a difference with STEM education and looks forward to investments in STEM delivering valuable solutions into the future.
FERC Order 1000 has changed the way routing studies for transmission and distribution lines are performed and has significantly shortened the length of time developers have to submit them.