Burns and McDonnell Engineering Company

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Organizational Narrative:

Founded in 1898, McDonnell Engineering Company is an employee-owned firm, providing comprehensive professional environmental and engineering management, study, design, architectural and construction services to government and private sector clients throughout the world. Our firm has over 2,500 employees that represent a wide range of scientific and engineering disciplines. Burns & McDonnell is distinguished by its ability to provide comprehensive engineering services on its projects from the planning and feasibility study phase through detailed design, preparation of plans and specifications, and on through construction.

Provider Background

General Services:

  • Watershed Modeling
  • Mapping

General Services Details:

Burns & McDonnell has qualified staff in every discipline necessary to the successful completion of your project.  Our engineers, environmental specialists, and planners work in concert on a regular basis.  This interaction has made each group of professionals aware of the total process, individual information needs, and how issues affect each discipline.  This synergy allows us to conduct our projects more efficiently and to develop comprehensive and pragmatic plans and solutions.  Our core staff includes the following management and technical expertise:

  •  Project Management
  • Land-Use Planning
  • Compliance Permitting
  • Bio-Engineering / Sustainability
  • Water Quality Investigations
  • Water Quality Permitting
  • Wetlands Construction
  • Hydrologic and Hydraulic Analyses
  • Ordinance Review and Development
  • Wetlands Mitigation
  • Utility and Financing Studies
  • Ecosystem Restoration
  • Mapping/GIS/ Data Collection/GPS
  • Riverine Corridor Planning
  • Floodplain Management
  • Drainage Management Programs
  • Erosion and Sediment Control
  • Bank/Streambed Stabilization
  • Priority Planning
  • Capital Improvements Development
  • Master Planning

BMP’s / Tech Implementation:

  • Stream bank stabilization & restoration
  • Wetland management
  • Stormwater
  • Onsite wastewater
  • Erosion control

Service Area

  • All – We serve the entire state


9400 Ward Parkway

Kansas CityMO 64114

Phone: 1 816-822-3214
Fax: 1 816-822-3514
Burns and McDonnell Engineering Company