Waldemar S. Nelson and Company, Inc.

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Engineering News Record - Rankings for 2018

Based on annual billings for 2017, Waldemar S. Nelson and Company was recognized as ranking:

  • # 317 on the Top 500 Design Firms
  • # 5 on the Top 10 Design Firms in Mining
  • # 3 on the Top 10 Design Firms in Offshore and  Underwater Facilities
  • # 46 on the Top 50 Design Firms in Petroleum

Engineering News Record - Rankings for 2017

  • #200 on top 225 International Design Firms

Other Awards

  • John Noll Crisp Award for Technical Excellence, November 10, 2006 for Directionally Drilled Transmission Line Under the Mississippi River
  • Louisiana Post of the American Military Engineers 2006 National Conference Recognition
  • University of New Orleans College of Engineering Technical Excellence Award, 2006 “Directionally Drilled 230kV Transmission Line Installed Under the Mississippi River
  • Louisiana Technology Council 2004 ‘eward’ Best Application of Technology
  • Greater New Orleans Business Round Table CICE Award, December, 2004 for the Mississippi River Crossing Project following sound management principles
  • Greater New Orleans Business Round Table Certificate of Appreciation, June 29, 2004 for efforts, time and experience to advance the aims and purpose of the Association
  • GNO PMI Project of the Year, December 8, 2004 for “Mississippi River Crossing” ‘The Big Dig’
  • IEEE-IAS Honorable Mention for Technical Paper “Staged Tests Increase Awareness of Arc-Flash Hazards in Electrical Equipment” presented at PCIC Conference in 1997 in Calgary, Canada