Facts about CDM Smith

About Us

CDM Smith provides lasting and integrated solutions in water, environment, transportation, energy and facilities to public and private clients worldwide. As a full-service engineering and construction firm, we deliver exceptional client service, quality results and enduring value across the entire project life cycle. The firm is distinguished by our leadership and flexibility in design-build and alternative delivery approaches for environmental and infrastructure projects.

We’re passionate about what we do. We work together—in teams and in partnership with our clients—to solve complex environmental and infrastructure challenges. Together, we create a learning culture, dedicated to always finding a better way for our clients, for the planet, and for each other.

CDM Smith is employee-owned, giving us the independence to put our clients first and the freedom to determine our own destiny. With our diversity of service, global reach and commitment to being employer of choice, CDM Smith is financially strong and growing through the business and technical performance of our people.

World Headquarters
75 State Street
Suite 701
Boston, MA 02109 USA
Tel: + 1.617.452.6000
Fax: + 1.617.345.3901

Established - 1947 as a partnership; incorporated in 1970.

Size - More than 5,000 employees working from offices worldwide.

Ownership - CDM Smith is employee owned, instilling pride in our work and allowing us the freedom and independence to put our clients first.

Organization - Closely aligned with our clients, CDM Smith provides services through the following major business units:

  • North America Unit
  • Federal Services Unit
  • International Unit

Through a matrix structure, these units are supported by the Technical Services Unit and the Construction Unit—all working together to deliver integrated engineering and construction services worldwide.

Services – CDM Smith offers full services—consulting, engineering, construction, and operations—across the project life cycle in water, environment, transportation, energy, and facilities.

Clients - Government, business and industry.