Consultancy of the Year, Northeast 2019

Awarded to: Smith & Burgess: Process Safety Consultants

Corporate Bio

Smith & Burgess’s ultimate mission is to save lives. Our clients consider us their trusted Process Safety Management (PSM) engineering consulting firm who delivers innovative PSM compliant solutions to their facilities and personnel. Smith & Burgess uses our collective engineering knowledge, and PSM experience to guide our clients toward sound, measurable, and expert resolutions in order to ensure their facilities operate in a safe, sustainable, and cost-efficient manner. Formed by Dustin Smith and John Burgess in April of 2007, the firm has grown to house over 50+ process safety professionals within our Houston and Chicago offices. Our staff have a combined 500 years of PSM experience, completed over 1,000 projects, and saved our clients an estimated $300 million in unnecessary costs – all while keeping their staff and facilities safe & compliant.

Judges Quotes

“Their philosophy and commitment to customer service is exemplary. Going to whatever lengths to save lives, keep their customers safe and their facilities operating is great. Their three case studies demonstrated this core philosophy in abundance in each and every case. They are doing all this while also impacting their clients’ bottom-lines, having saved their clients an estimated $300m during the completion of 1000 projects.”

“There were a wealth of client testimonials that I hadn’t seen in the other packages that really set Smith & Burgess apart from the competition, in my opinion. There was a recurring theme of happy clients with on-time and on- budget feedback, which instills credibility in the organization. What also shone through was their innovative approach and willingness to respond quickly.”