We Are Experts
Civil & Environmental Consultants, Inc. is an engineering and environmental consulting firm with more than 1,000 team members and 23 offices nationwide. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, CEC is consistently ranked among the top firms on Engineering News-Record’s annual lists of the Top Design Firms and Top Environmental Firms.
A culture of accountability. We own it.
At CEC, every member of our team has a personal stake in ensuring the success of our clients. Because their success is our success. As employee-owners of the firm, we are all personally accountable for building lasting relationships and delivering outstanding results. Because we don’t just work at CEC. We own it.
Easy To Work With
Being easy to work with. We own it.
At other firms, you may find one person you work well with. Here, our clients tell us they work well with all of us. It’s because all of us are invested in your success. We’re accessible, responsive, and operate with integrity.
People First People
Putting people first. We own it.
At CEC, people come first. Always. Whether that’s our clients, our employees, or our community. It’s why we listen more and work harder to understand the unique needs of our clients. And it’s why we prioritize the career development of every individual on our team. People are why we do this, and why we love what we do.
Teamwork. We own it.
We are at our best when we work together. That means bringing together a diverse team of talented, passionate, multidisciplinary experts to work closely alongside clients to craft comprehensive solutions to complex problems. We believe that by working together, no problem is insurmountable.
Civil & Environmental Consultants, Inc. (CEC) was founded in 1989 by four engineers and scientists. Today, we have a strong, diverse, and dedicated leadership team that is positioning the firm for growth and for the seamless transition of the next generation of leaders.
Safety Excellence. We Own It.
We believe all accidents are preventable and are committed to creating an accident- and incident-free workplace for employees and subcontractors through training, safe work practices, and processes for assessing project hazards. CEC strives for safety excellence throughout our entire organization and holds all individuals accountable for the safe performance of their work. Learn more about our Safety Culture.
Our History 30+ YEARS
CEC is founded
Cincinnati Office Opens
First Annual Planning Meeting
Columbus Office Opens
Indianapolis and Nashville Offices Open
Chicago, Export, and St. Louis Offices Open
Phoenix Office Opens
Austin, Charlotte, Sayre, and Toledo Offices Open
Boston and Bridgeport Offices Open
New Location + Program
Philadelphia Office Opens
+ CEC Fit! Program begins
CEC's 25th Anniversary, Knoxville/Sevierville Offices Open
+ First Innovation Awards Presented (2013 Innovation Awards)
Greenville Office Opens
New Locations + Programs
Albany, Kansas City, and Oklahoma City Offices Open
+ CEC Community and CEC Women programs begin
CEC's 30th Anniversary