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. Our client base focuses on government and industry. The firm is distinguished by our leadership and flexibility in design-build and alternative delivery approaches for environmental and infrastructure projects.
Meet CDM Smith

Listen. Think. Deliver.

At CDM Smith, our commitment to exceptional client service drives everything we do. We understand that each client has a unique set of challenges, finite resources and multiple goals.

Listen. We listen carefully to our clients.

Think. We think about the best approach from the big picture to the smallest details.

Deliver. We deliver integrated solutions that meet each client´s need.

Our Vision

CDM Smith will be a global water, environment, trans­porta­tion, energy and facilities firm committed to exceptional client service to improve the environment and infra­struc­ture.

To achieve our vision, we will be:

  • Pre-eminent in the eyes of clients by delivering the right total solutions and setting the standard for exceptional value and service.
  • The employer of choice by providing superior oppor­tu­ni­ties for the best people in the industry.
  • A full-service, global firm that is financially strong and growing through the business and technical performance of our people. 
Successful enterprises have a vision of who they are, why they succeed, and where they are going ... shared values and principles that guide them through changing markets and unrelenting competition.

Facts About CDM Smith

As part of a global team, we are delivering solutions for complex challenges in Europe and on all continents.

World Head­quar­ters – Boston, Massa­chu­setts/USA

Established – 1947 as a partnership; incor­po­rated in 1970

Employees – More than 5.000 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. CDM Smith will remain a privately owned firm, free to determine our own direction, committed to building a stronger enterprise for each future generation

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

Clients – Public clients, industrial, investors, and donor organisations

CDM Smith in Europe – CDM Smith Europe GmbH (registered HRB 6350, Local court Bochum/Germany) with operating units in Germany, Ireland and Poland, and offices in Luxembourg and Turkey