Binkley & Barfield, Inc. (BBI), a Texas-based engineering consulting firm incorporated in 1971, is celebrating its 45th anniversary. A company from modest beginnings, BBI has now extended its reach statewide, continuing to meet the needs of clients by diversifying both its professional services and markets that it serves. The firm’s vibrant past and steadfast future are a tribute to the long-standing relationships developed with clients and the upheld tradition of a corporate value system to passionately pursue everything with honesty and integrity. Melding tradition, experience and state-of-the-art technology, BBI has earned a reputation as a trusted adviser that has powered the firm’s consistent growth.
Our founders established a foundation of honesty, integrity and quality upon which we continue to build. Today, the Binkley & Barfield Family of Companies has more than 200 employees and is headquartered in Houston with fully staffed regional offices in Austin, College Station, Richardson, and Round Rock, Texas. With revenues in excess of over $31 million, BBI continuously ranks among top lists including the Engineering News Record (ENR) as one of the top 500 design firms in the U.S. in addition to numerous rankings as a top regional firm by ENR - Texas and Louisiana and the Houston Business Journal, respectively. Additionally, BBI has been recognized by When Work Works and the Houston Chronicle as a top engineering company by employees for several years for its use of effective and flexible workplace strategies to increase business and employee success.
“Our company is a highly visible, stable and respected engineering company that works hard every day to be better than we were yesterday. We continue to grow because of the vision, dedication and overall focus of all the people we have working for all of our companies, and we are continuing to get better.” - Larry M. Barfield, PE, F.NSPE
From utility design and inspection, roadway design, bridge design, public water and sewer infrastructure design, as well as, subsurface utility engineering and construction engineering inspections, BBI offers the planning, feasibility studies, engineering design services, specifications, bidding, construction phase services and construction management services to see the job from conception through completion and operation. The same dedication and attention to detail extends to every market we serve, including water, wastewater, pipeline, telecom, electrical, transportation, surveying and land development. We learned long ago that our projects create quality of life, and they impact not only our clients, but also impact our communities. Our Principals, Project Managers and technical personnel work hand-in-hand with our clients to achieve goals in the best possible fashion. Our philosophy of customer-focused personal service brings an individualized, efficient response to needs, providing innovative results of unequaled quality.
The Binkley & Barfield Family of Companies client base has grown to include some of the largest transportation, energy, municipal & public agencies and private developer entities throughout Texas, including the Texas Department of Transportation, Harris County Toll Road Authority, CenterPoint Energy, KinderMorgan, Enterprise Product Partners, L.P., Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P., Harris County, Montgomery County, Fort Bend County, City of Houston, Williamson County, Hays County, City of College Station, City of Mesquite, City of Pasadena, City of Cedar Park, City of League City, Westchase District, San Jacinto River Authority, North Harris County Regional Water Authority, West Harris County Regional Water Authority, The Coastal Water Authority and Billingsley Company.