Melissa Lavin-Hickey

Melissa Lavin-Hickey
Director of Corporate Marketing
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We Do Work That Matters, Every Day

Burns & McDonnell does a lot of things. We're engineers. We're architects. We're construction professionals. We're scientists. We're consultants.

But what we really do is improve the quality of life. Whether we're providing clean water, better roads or energy savings, we bring people the things that help make their days just a little bit better.

And our culture empowers every employee-owner to fulfill our mission: Make our clients successful.

Below, find out more about the things that make us who we are.


Proud to be one of FORTUNE's 100 Best Companies to Work For

Burns & McDonnell ranks 15th in FORTUNE's 2015 list of 100 Best Companies to Work For. This is the fourth consecutive time the firm has made the list, and the fifth time in seven years.

FORTUNE and Time Inc. are not affiliated with, and do not endorse products or services of, Licensee.

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Power magazine names KCP&L's Iatan 2 Project of the Year

Power magazine names KCP&L's Iatan 2 Project of the Year

The 850-MW plant is the first new baseload power generator installed by KCP&L in nearly 30 years. Burns & McDonnell is proud to have been a part of it. 

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Employee Ownership

Everyone at Burns & McDonnell is an owner, and our clients know the difference it makes on their projects. The success of the firm directly affects each individual's success.

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We think and act like owners. Our pride shows in how we treat our clients, approach our jobs, treat each other and celebrate our successes. And organizations nationwide have noticed.

Best places honors

Giving Back

We're involved because this world, these cities, these communities, are ours, too. And we want to make them better.

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We're proud of the work we do, and our efforts put us among the nation's leading design and construction firms in many industry sectors.

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