Volkert Ranked #98, Celebrates 50 Years in ENR’s Top 500

Volkert was recognized by Engineering News Record (ENR) as the 98th largest engineering firm and the 71st largest pure design firm in the US. The 2015 list marks 50 consecutive years Volkert has ranked among the nation’s top firms since ENR began the list in 1965.Volkert is the only Alabama-headquartered engineering design firm to achieve this 50 year distinction. ENR also highlighted one of Volkert’s signature projects of the 1960’s, the 24 mile long Lake Pontchartrain Causeway the longest bridge continuous over water in the world.

The Top 500 engineering design firm list is published annually by Engineering News Record (ENR) and ranks the top 500 largest US engineering design firms. In the inaugural 1965 Top 500 list, Volkert was ranked 199th and last year they were ranked 106th before surging to 98th in the 2015 rankings.