Consulting-Specifying Engineer Announces the 2017 MEP Giants

Consulting-Specifying Engineer, a CFE Media publication, announces the 2017 MEP Giants. The 100 engineering firms distinguished by this award are recognized in the August 2017 issue, highlighted online at, and honored at a dinner and networking awards event in Chicago in October.

The MEP Giants program, sponsored by Eaton, lists the top mechanical, electrical, plumbing (MEP), and fire protection engineering firms in the United States. The in-depth analysis of these firms reveals industry insights, and how the industry has changed over the past several years. 

The 2017 MEP Giants have earned this title by proving that they find opportunity in the many changes in the building engineering industry. The 100 firms selected as the 2017 MEP Giants continuously push the boundaries in the mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and fire protection engineering sectors, providing the top engineered systems in the building industry. Data collected from these firms over the past several years has helped Consulting-Specifying Engineer analyze and identify trends in the marketplace.

The top 10 MEP Giants engineering firms by MEP design revenue are:

  1. Jacobs
  2. AECOM
  3. Burns & McDonnell
  4. Stantec Inc.
  5. WSP USA
  7. HDR
  8. Arup
  9. Affiliated Engineers Inc.
  10. IPS-Integrated Project Services

About Consulting-Specifying Engineer

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