Building Better Communities

Whether it is a LEED®-certified recycling center in Chicago, rehabilitated schools in Jordan, water reclamation facility in Virginia or earthquake-resistant hospitals in Pakistan, we understand how the built environment must perform and coexist with the natural one. We deliver innovative, sustainable and cost-efficient facilities for our clients, their employees and their communities.

  • Blending Form + Function

    From public infrastructure to industrial, military, and educational facilities, CDM Smith planners, architects, engineers and constructors create the built environment to perform and coexist with the natural world.

  • Power + Design-Build
    Reducing Power Plant Emissions, Maintaining Operations

    EPC delivery and SCR systems help power client meet federal decrees

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  • Reinventing the H.L. Mooney Advanced Water Reclamation Facility

    Award-winning upgrade places environmental stewardship and community education front and center

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  • Facilities + Design-Build
    Supporting the Air Force through Sustainable Design and Construction

    National Capital Region Relocation Administration Facility

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  • Chemicals + Design-Build
    Pedal to the Plastic

    Design-build delivers an innovative compounding plant

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  • Driving Transit Consolidation

    Repurposing an abandoned facility into a sustainable site streamlines operations for McDonough County Public Transit

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    Facilities + Design-Build
    Mountains of Challenges, Enduring Rewards

    Rebuilding Vital Facilities in Pakistan

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  • Going for the Green

    Chicago’s first-of-its-kind household hazardous waste facility uses green technology concepts

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  • Food and Beverage + Design-Build
    Bringing Water Recovery and Reuse to Life

    Renewable energy and advanced membranes to recycle process water help to produce nearly zero waste for Frito-Lay

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  • Facilities + Design-Build
    One-Stop Shopping on Guam

    Constructing the Anderson Air Force Base New Base Exchange

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    Beyond Bricks and Mortar

    Sustainable Utility Design for Harvard University

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  • Mining New Nuclear Solutions

    Planning an Underground Nuclear Waste Repository in Germany

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Champion of Sustainable Facilities
Tim King
Larimer Transit Center Design

The proposed Larimer Transit Center would leverage public and private investment to support rapid development and growth in Pittsburgh’s (Pennsylvania) Bakery Square. The CDM Smith-designed center includes two raised busway platforms, vertical stairs, ADA ramps and a pedestrian bridge. This is our second transit center along the east busway.

Smart Transportation Facility

Combining Erie Metropolitan Transit Authority’s bus facilities will streamline operating costs.
A new, energy-efficient bus facility for Erie Metropolitan Transit Authority will help transition to cleaner fuels.

    • Success Stories

      Successes come often at CDM Smith. Contact us to see how what we’ve learned and accomplished can lead to your own success stories.

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