PBS Engineering and Environmental, Inc. (PBS) was again ranked among the Top 500 Design Firms by Engineering News Record (ENR) for 2021. At position 351, the firm rose 20 slots higher from the previous year and 106 positions higher from their initial debut on the nationally recognized list in 2016. Widely considered the industry benchmark for success, ENR ranks engineering companies based on revenue for design-based services.
Founded in 1982 in Portland, Oregon, PBS has grown to house more than 250 professionals in Oregon and Washington. The firm specializes in engineering, environmental, and surveying services, and practices in offices throughout the Pacific Northwest. The increase in rank is attributed to consistent growth among the firm’s diverse service areas, as well as the expansion of the firm’s recently-added structural engineering and public involvement capabilities.
ENR is a leading engineering and construction publication that provides engineering and construction news, analysis, commentary, and data. ENR reports on the top design firms, both architects and engineers, and the top construction companies as well as projects in the United States and around the world.
The Top 500 Design Firms list is published each Spring based on surveys conducted by ENR of companies that specialize in general and specialty contracting, engineering and environmental services, and other disciplines. The top 500 companies are then ranked from 1 to 500 based on annual revenue from work both domestic and abroad.
View ENR’s full rankings for 2021 here.