WE CARE ABOUT OURCLIENTS & EMPLOYEE OWNERS
WE CARE ABOUT OUR
CLIENTS & EMPLOYEE OWNERS
WE ADD VALUE & OPERATEWITH A CONSTANT SENSE OF URGENCY
WE ADD VALUE & OPERATE
WITH A CONSTANT SENSE OF URGENCY
WE ARE FOCUSEDON GROWTH
WE ARE FOCUSED
ON GROWTH
WE EMBRACEA LIFETIME OF LEARNING
WE EMBRACE
A LIFETIME OF LEARNING
BOTTOM LINE...WE DELIVER.
BOTTOM LINE...
WE DELIVER.
WE DELIVERFORENSIC AEC SERVICES
WE DELIVER
FORENSIC AEC SERVICES
WE ENGINEERCITIES OF THE FUTURE
WE ENGINEER
CITIES OF THE FUTURE
WE MANAGE & CONSTRUCTPROJECTS AROUND THE GLOBE
WE MANAGE & CONSTRUCT
PROJECTS AROUND THE GLOBE
WE DELIVERINTEGRATED ENVIRONMENTAL SOLUTIONS
WE DELIVER
INTEGRATED ENVIRONMENTAL SOLUTIONS

VERTEX is an employee-owned AEC firm that delivers integrated Forensic, Engineering, Construction, and Environmental solutions on complex projects that span the globe. VERTEX cares about its clients and employee-owners so we seek to add value and operate with a constant sense of urgency. Our lifetime of learning philosophy keeps us ahead of the curve while we maintain a continual growth focus.

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Work with VERTEX

We help our clients with the following value-based, integrated solutions that are delivered with a constant sense of urgency.

Skilled
Forensic & Litigation Solutions

VERTEX offers Forensic consulting services throughout the globe on matters that involve construction claims, construction defects, restoration projects and property damage caused by weather events.

Forensic Consulting & Litigation Services

Vigilant 
Engineering Design Solutions

VERTEX provides engineering design services on all types of projects. Our engineering design team has professional licenses in all 50 states and throughout Canada and Mexico. 

Engineering Design Services

Real World
Construction Solutions

VERTEX’s construction solutions span the globe and include: owner’s representation/program management, commercial interior/tenant improvement contracting, reconstruction/restoration contracting, and completion contracting.

Construction Contracting & Consulting Services

Diligent 
Environmental Solutions

VERTEX provides environmental consulting and remediation services throughout the globe that includes: due diligence, clean-up, loss control, industrial hygiene & building sciences, facility closure, and building water systems consulting.

Environmental Consulting & Remediation Services

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Rankings of VERTEX 

VERTEX Awarded 2018 Hot Firm by Zweig Group

HOT FIRM 2018

Zweig Group

VERTEX Awarded 2018 Best Firms to Work For by Zweig Group

BEST FIRMS TO WORK FOR 2018

MULTI-DISCIPLINE

Zweig Group

VERTEX Ranked #31 in ENR's Top 100 Construction Management-for-Fee Firms

TOP CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT & ENVIRONMENTAL FIRM 2018

ENR Top Lists

Top Privately Held, Fastest Growing, US Companies

TOP PRIVATELY HELD, FASTEST GROWING US COMPANIES

Business Achievement Awards

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CONSTRUCTION DESIGN & ENGINEERING SHOWCASE

Project of the Week in Construction

VERTEX, 2018 Rising Stars in Civil and Structural Engineering

2018 RISING STARS IN CIVIL ENGINEERING

Jessica Fox, P.E. & Jeffrey Katz, P.E.

Locations of VERTEX

With locations across the globe, VERTEX can efficiently handle complex projects in the most remote of locations.

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Looking for a Job Opportunity at One of Our Locations?

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Growth at VERTEX

Since inception, VERTEX has averaged 30% in year-over-year revenue growth, which has advanced us closer to our goal of surpassing $1 billion in revenue by 2030, while exceeding customer expectations on a daily basis.

VERTEX, 30% Year Over Year Growth Since 1995

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News

Lawrence Daniels Joins VERTEX as Senior Technical Advisor, Environmental Insurance

January 17, 2020

The Vertex Companies, Inc. (VERTEX) is pleased to announce that Lawrence D. Daniels, P.G., has joined our organization as a Senior Technical Advisor for our Environmental Insurance Division. Mr. Daniels most recently served as Assistant Vice President for the Global Risk Advisors/ESIS division of Chubb. In addition to more than 10 years of environmental consulting…

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Happy Holidays from VERTEX

December 30, 2019

VERTEX would like to thank our clients, vendors, and employees for your continuous support throughout 2019.  Best wishes for a wonderful holiday season and a great start to 2020!

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Boston University Center for Computing & Data Sciences Groundbreaking

December 10, 2019

Rendering image courtesy of KPMB Architects  On Thursday, December 5, 2019, team members from Compass Project Management, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Vertex Companies, Inc., attended the official Groundbreaking Ceremony for the Boston University Center for Computing & Data Sciences.  Due to open in 2022, the center will be state of the art in…

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VERTEX's CEO, Bill McConnell, to Publish Fundamentals of Construction Claims Book

November 18, 2019

VERTEX’s CEO, Bill McConnell, recently executed a publishing agreement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (NYSE: JW.A) for a book titled, “Fundamentals of Construction Claims: A 10-Step Guide for General Contractors, Subcontractors, Architects, and Engineers.” The book is expected to be published by the Summer of 2020. Bill has a Bachelor of Science degree in…

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VERTEX Creates Master’s Programs for Employees in Partnership with CU Denver’s Engineering School

November 11, 2019

During a recent CU Board of Regents meeting, VERTEX’s Chief Learning Officer, Russell Fitzpatrick, and CU Denver’s College of Engineering, Design and Computing Dean, Martin Dunn, led a discussion about the success of their partnership and what made it possible. “VERTEX and CU share a vision for the future that incorporates a lifetime of learning…

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Blog

Transit-Oriented Design

January 9, 2020

Transit-Oriented Design in Honolulu Provides Unique Business Opportunities for the Surety and Construction Industries Transit-Oriented Development (TOD) is a community development construction paradigm that integrates mass transit into neighborhood design. TOD’s goal is to provide walkable, livable, mixed-use communities that facilitate lower car dependency and a higher quality of life. In these communities, residents will…

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What is ‘Building Science,’ and Why is it Important?

December 19, 2019

Many of us have been introduced to the concept of “building science” or the “building envelope,” especially those who work in the property management, development, and architecture, engineering and construction industries. But what exactly does the term building science mean and why is it of importance to us? VERTEX’s Thomas Koch, Vice President of Industrial…

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Tanker Truck Rollover Remediation

December 17, 2019

Across the United States, there are several industries that rely on roadway transportation to move materials, such as crude oil, gasoline, heating oil, and hazardous materials. The Department of Transportation (DOT) reports that 11-billion tons of freight are moved annually by trucking on roads and over 280 million miles are traveled by truckers. According to…

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Are Sawcuts Required in My Slab? Part Two: Residential Slabs-on-Ground

December 12, 2019

In part one, we discussed the controlling code sections and code referenced guides that pertain to sawcut contraction joints in commercial concrete slabs-on-ground. Part two will focus on residential concrete slabs-on ground. Cracks in concrete floor slabs-on-ground for new residential construction projects can lead to design and/or construction defect claims against a projects design professional…

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International Contracting - What Contractors Need to Know

December 11, 2019

The opportunity to work overseas can be exciting, lucrative and, frankly, challenging. One key to success is to ask the right questions and know the requirements as you plan, staff, work, and, ultimately, complete your project outside of the United States. You may already be aware of some of the challenges of doing business overseas….

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