Providing solutions with exceptional client service.

Providing solutions with exceptional client service.
We believe respon­sive­ness is the foundation of serving our clients. Listening to their needs, thinking about the right solution for the unique situation, and delivering high-quality results are our passion and commitment. By staying true to this commitment for more than 70 years, we’ve forged tremendous, long-standing rela­tion­ships. We truly care about our clients. We take on their challenges as our own. And we deliver success by focusing on a single goal: providing a legendary client experience every time.
Tony Bouchard Tony Bouchard
At CDM Smith, your concerns are our concerns. We help our clients  find solutions and certainties.
Tony Bouchard, PE President & Chief Operating Officer


Let's tackle PFAS, lead pipes, smart infrastructure and the effects of climate change. Working together, we'll build stronger communities and a more resilient future.


We are engineers and scientists committed to protecting air, water and land. With expertise in technology, sustainability and compliance, we devise ingenious solutions.


With support from our advisors, your strategic investments will leverage emerging tech and a multimodal mindset to create a better way to travel.

Energy & Facilities

If you seek unmatched expertise in geothermal, electric vehicle infrastructure development or global power systems analysis—you've come to the right place.


As our clients seek more comprehensive solutions to combined technical, financial, and operational challenges, we offer a diverse portfolio of consulting services to support their planning and business decisions.


From traditional design tools and approaches to virtual design and construction and disruptive technologies, our project teams achieve efficiency, accuracy and success by applying the right tools and integrating disciplines to design and deliver a total solution.

Alternative Delivery

We provide clients with one entity and point of responsibility to move through the design and construction process.

Program Management

Complex infrastructure programs present complex challenges. Our program managers provide the technical expertise needed to achieve our clients’ goals.


Whether designing customized process water reuse systems, constructing plant upgrades or bringing sites to closure, our experts provide the right water, environmental and facility solutions to help clients achieve their goals.

Development Assistance

We provide expertise to bilateral donors and multilateral development banks for the benefit of host country partners in Africa, Asia, the Middle East, Europe and Latin America.

Federal Government

CDM Smith delivers advanced solutions that enable the U.S. government–civilian and military–to protect lives, communities and the environment.


We help state and local governments cost-effectively manage their environment and infra­struc­ture needs. With more than 100 U.S. offices, we have the local insights, presence and experience to confidently meet a wide variety of challenges. 

Lead in Drinking Water

There are an estimated 6-10 million lead service lines across the US threatening public health. Our team of experts is partnering with municipalities and water utilities to help deliver high-quality drinking water.

DOT & Transit Advisors

Envisioning the future of your transportation systems starts with assembling a team that can solve your unique challenges with innovative ideas and unmatched experience.

PFAS Studies & Treatment

Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), a very large and resilient family of chemicals with unique properties, poses one of the greatest challenges in water treatment and environmental remediation in decades. We're ready for the fight.

Our areas of expertise