With urbanization and modernization, giant man-made structures have been raised in all over the world. Maybe for defense, housing, transport or luxury, engineering has taken a great leap in the recent past to create wonders. Civil engineering has always been in focus as far as modernization and urbanization is concerned. This branch of engineering is mainly used to improve the living conditions of human beings by providing amnesties for housing, shelter and transport. Civil engineering companies also saw a steady growth with the time and still have retained their prominence.
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Here the list of the Top 10 civil engineering companies in the world
Ranked based on the profit and capacity of the companies:
10. Laing O’ Rourke :
It was established in the year 1978. It is headquartered at Dartford, United Kingdom. This is a private Civil Engineering company. Ray O’Rourke is the chairman of this establishment. Anna Stewart is the chief executive officer of this company. It has more than 15 k employees. Its annual income s more than 20 million Euro and is one of the leading Civil engineering and construction companies in the United Kingdom.
09. Royal BAM Group :
It was established in the year 1869 by a famous business man known as Adam Van Der Wal. It is headquartered at a place called Bunnik, Netherland. It is the biggest construction company in Netherland. Rob Van Wingerdon is the chief executive officer of this venture. This company has the profit of about 187.4 million Euro.
08. Kiewit Corporation :
This is the private Civil Company which was established in the year 1884, is one of the best civil engineering company in USA. It is headquartered at Kiewit Plaza, Omaha, Nebraska, USA. This company is founded by Peter Kiewit, a Dutch descent. Bruce Grewcock is the founder of this establishment. It has an annual income of about12 million US dollar.
07. Bouygues Construction :
It has been 64 years that this company is rendering a great job in the field of civil engineering. This venture was started in the year 1954. Francis Bouygues is the founder of this company. It is headquartered at Paris, France. Martin Bouygues is the chief executive officer of this establishment. It renders some services like media, real estate development, civil engineering services etc. It has the annual income of about 403 million Euro. There are more than 120,257 employees in this company.
06 Balfour Beatty :
This is a huge public company which was established in the year 1909 by George Balfour and Andrew Beatty. London, UK marks the headquarters of this establishment. Leo Quinn is the chief executive officer of this company. It has the net income of 106 million Euro per annum. There are about 36000 people work for this company.
05. American Bridge :
It is headquartered at Pennsylvania, USA. Michael D Flowers is the President of this company. American Bridge Company was founded in April 1900, when JP Morgan led a consolidation of 28 of the largest U.S. steel fabricators and constructors. The company’s roots are found in late 1860s, when one of the consolidated firms, Keystone Bridge Company, built the iconic Eads Bridge at St. Louis, the first steel bridge over the Mississippi River. In 1902, the company became a subsidiary of United States Steels.
04. Hochtief Company :
This is one of the biggest construction company which was built in the year 1874. This is headquartered at a place called Essen, Germany. Marciano Fernandez Verdes is the chief executive officer and the chairman of this establishment. They give some different services like project management, construction services, facility management etc. They have the profit of about 288 million Euro per year and are considered to be one of the best construction companies in Europe.
03. Bechtel :
This is one, which is called as the biggest privately held construction company in USA. This venture was started in the year 1898. It has its headquarters at Blue Shield, California building, San Francisco, USA. Warren Bechtel founded this company a hundred years ago. Right now riley d Bechtel is the chief executive officer of this venture. It has the revenue of about 32.56 billon US dollar. There are more than 53000 employees in this leading civil engineering company in the United States.
02. Grupo ACS :
This civil engineering company has its headquarters at Madrid, Spain. Florentino Perez is the chief executive officer and chairman of this company. There are more than 210,689 employees in this company. They provide some different services like logistics, residential and non residential construction, transportation infrastructure concessions etc.
01. Vinci :
It is top of the construction industries in the world. It is rendering a great service from about117 years. This company was established in the year 1899. It is founded by Alexandre Giros and Lois. It is headquartered at a place called Rueil malmaison, France. Xavier huillord is the chief executive officer and even the chairman of this venture. It has a profit of about 1.9 billion Euro. It gives the services like infrastructure and property construction, energy infrastructure etc.