FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 8, 2012
TBS Recognized Once Again as Top 500 National Design Firm
(Houma, LA) For the fifth consecutive year, T. Baker Smith (TBS) joins the ranks of the Top 500 Design Firms in the Engineering News Record (ENR), a highly respected design and construction weekly publication.
The Top 500 Design Firms span the U.S. and are ranked according to design-specific revenue. A privately owned firm in south Louisiana, T. Baker Smith proudly stands at number 270— a jump forward from number 467 five years ago. While most Louisiana firms that make the list have trended downward, TBS has consistently advanced on the list for the last five years.
Kenneth Smith, President and CEO said, "T. Baker Smith is proud to be a part of this prestigious list over the years.”
"There are approximately 140,000 firms in the nation. To be considered in the top 0.5% of firms is an honor,” continued Smith.
TBS has provided professional solutions to private, public, and industrial clients in south Louisiana, the Gulf Coast, and beyond for nearly a century. Our expertise includes engineering, planning, surveying, environmental, geophysical, marine positioning, construction management and much more. T. Baker Smith employs 270 associates, and the firm continues to grow with office locations in Baton Rouge, Lafayette, Thibodaux, Houma and Shreveport, Louisiana as well as Houston, Texas.
ENR is a premier weekly publication that provides news, analysis and commentary for the design and construction industries. The magazine has more than 70,000 paid subscribers.
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