About Us Overview

About Us Overview

Company History

We are a creative, client-driven firm committed to providing exceptional engineering, risk mitigation, and project delivery services. We focus on developing long-term relationships - understanding your needs and priorities, and acting as a strategic partner in helping you reach your goals.

Orbital Engineering was founded in 1969. Our name was chosen from the inspiration of the space race, led by its engineering creativity and innovation – a level of innovation and accomplishment that we continue to maintain today. From the beginning, working mostly with the steel and mining industries, our responsiveness and attention to detail earned us a reputation as a leading provider of engineering and design services. Over the years, we've broadened both our scope and our client list, and we now have productive, ongoing relationships with world-leading companies in multiple industries.

Orbital Engineering employs over 250 engineering and support staff, located in six regional offices. With an exceptionally talented staff and over 20,000 successful projects in our portfolio, we provide expertise, perspective, and a high level of added value to our clients. For more information, call or email us to find out how we can help you.


Mission Statement

We provide innovative technical solutions to help you achieve sustainable business results and mitigate human, environmental, and operating risks.


Statement of Value

For over 45 years, Orbital Engineering has provided the full-service Engineering, Risk Mitigation, and Project Delivery expertise of a large company with the flexibility, responsiveness, cost advantages, and personal attention of a local company. Our customer-focused, problem solving approach starts with listening to you (the customer), then developing practical, value-added solutions that fully exploit our proven experience of over 20,000 successful projects across multiple industries.