Gannett Fleming Soars on ENR Top 500 List

Posted On On: July 18, 2018 Categories Filed Under: Member News


Gannett Fleming continues its significant growth trajectory and tradition of delivering excellence as promised, as evident in the recent 2018 Engineering News-Record annual rankings.

The firm made an ascent in many categories: 12 spots from 51 to 39 in Top 500 Design Firms; nine spots from 29 to 20 in Top 100 Pure Designers; five spots from 19 to 14 in Water Treatment and Desalination; four spots from 21 to 18 in Water Supply; and three spots from 11 to 8 in Mass Transit and Rail.

“Gannett Fleming’s rise on this annual list is the direct result of strategic efforts to expand the services that we provide across each of the markets that we serve and the capture of sought-after projects,” said Bob Scaer, Gannett Fleming chairman and CEO. “It also reflects our commitment to thought leadership and delivering value through quality and innovation to our existing clients – core values at our firm.”

Overall, Gannett Fleming appeared with two rankings in the top 10, six rankings in the top 20, and five rankings in the top 50. The firm recorded outcomes in 13 categories on the annual list that ranks the 500 largest U.S.-based publicly and privately held design firms, based on design-specific revenue.

In addition to the above-mentioned, the other rankings for Gannett Fleming are:

  • Dams and Reservoirs – 7
  • Transportation – 13
  • Highways – 13
  • Wastewater Treatment Plants – 16
  • Bridges – 23
  • Transmission and Distribution – 24
  • Sewerage and Solid Waste – 44
  • Industrial Process – 45

Gannett Fleming is a global infrastructure and engineering firm that provides progressive solutions for transportation, earth sciences and natural resources, geospatial, water, power, and facilities projects. Founded in 1915, our experience spans 65 countries and thousands of successful projects. Our 2,000 employees deliver excellence in planning, design, technology, and construction management from more than 60 offices around the world. We consistently rank among the industry’s top design firms and embrace sustainability, innovation and advanced solutions to solve our clients’ complex challenges and improve the communities they serve. We are ISO 9001:2008 Certified, which assures clients that we meet the most rigorous and independently audited quality standards. Gannett Fleming achieved $410 million in revenues in 2017. For more information, visit