BREA, Calif., Aug. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Burns &
McDonnell, a 100% employee-owned engineering, architecture and
construction firm, hosted its seventh annual Community of Inclusion
Awards via a virtual event, recognizing small and diverse
businesses in California for
outstanding project performance and client service on critical
"Burns & McDonnell strives to enhance collaboration with
diverse business partners who help meet our mission — make our
clients successful," says Jennifer
Trotter, diverse business manager for Burns & McDonnell
in California. "Partnering with
diverse suppliers and our employee-owners brings unique perspective
and innovative ideas to every solution. We are honored to highlight
our California Community of
Inclusion recipients who embody a dedication and commitment to our
clients and the community."
The 2020 California Community of Inclusion honorees:
- Alt Spec UAS (Escondido,
California): Unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), inspection,
surveying and photography firm utilizing unmanned aircraft and
sensors for infrastructure inspection, 2D and 3D mapping, creative
and project support.
- Bayen Group (Torrance,
California): Provides SharePoint and Microsoft 365 services
with experience in migration, process automation and system
- Civetta Design (Ramona,
California): Offers professional distribution design
training, quality assurance and consulting services for overhead
and underground electric distribution designs and construction work
- E.K. Associates (Cerritos,
California): Serves as a technology integration company
delivering solutions for enterprises, service providers and
public-sector companies in California.
- Ferreira Construction (Rancho Cucamonga, California): Works as a
construction contractor with experience in utility, electrical,
guardrail and fencing projects.
- Paxon Energy & Infrastructure (Pleasanton, California): Provides professional
management services in the field of oil, gas, and utilities.
- SCA Environmental (San
Francisco, California): Offers services in the fields of
hazardous materials management, geo-environmental investigation and
remediation, industrial hygiene services, asbestos, lead management
and environmental engineering.
- ZHarrison & Associates
(Zeldesign) (Culver City,
California): Provides branding and communications consulting
for businesses, government agencies and community groups.
Recipients have supported Burns & McDonnell on electrical
transmission and distribution, aviation, environmental, community
engagement, manufacturing and construction projects.
In 2019, Burns & McDonnell spent $400
million with small and diverse suppliers, including
minority-, women-, Veteran-, and LGBT-owned businesses across the
U.S. Additionally, the firm hosted a Community of Inclusion &
Equity Symposium, reaffirming its commitment to support small and
diverse businesses in 2019. The two-day event brought
employee-owners, small and diverse business advocacy organizations,
and leading California project
owners together to share best practices on advancing business
diversity in their organizations and throughout the region.
Burns & McDonnell has more than 55 offices across the globe,
with more than 220 employees working in offices
in Brea, Los Angeles, San Diego and San Francisco, California.
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About Burns & McDonnell
Burns & McDonnell is a family of companies bringing together
an unmatched team of 7,600 engineers, construction professionals,
architects, planners, technologists and scientists to design and
build our critical infrastructure. With an integrated construction
and design mindset, we offer full-service capabilities with more
than 55 offices, globally. Founded in 1898, Burns & McDonnell
is a 100% employee-owned company and proud to be on
Fortune's 2020 list of 100 Best Companies to Work For. Learn
how we are on call through it all.
Contact: Lydia Schroeder,
Burns & McDonnell
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