Black & Veatch Corporation is a leading global engineering, consulting and construction company with the mission of Building a World of Difference®. By advancing the frontiers of knowledge, we provide our clients with reliable solutions to their most complex challenges, thereby helping improve and sustain the quality of life around the world.
Founded in 1915, Black & Veatch specializes in infrastructure development in water, energy, telecommunications, and environmental markets. We offer leading experience in the market segments we serve, understanding our clients’ businesses and objectives, and having the financial resources sufficient to execute and sustain projects from the most basic to the very complex.
Our water business focuses on all types of water management including drinking water supply, treatment, and distribution; wastewater conveyance and reclamation; management of stormwater in urban areas; and flood management. In each of these areas, we seek to promote research and apply innovative solutions that optimize the sustainability of our water resources and communities.
Black & Veatch is ranked on the Forbes “500 Largest Private Companies in the United States” listing as the seventh largest employee-owned company. Our employees are personally invested in the success of the company by the work they do day every day.