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Our team is nationwide, and our talent pool is deep. But we know that local, responsive service is critical to your success.

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Complex Projects, Stronger Relationships

We build value by investing in consistent, long-term relationships. We make our clients look good, and they return again and again. And since we build for the long-term, we have a team turnover rate well below the national average.

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Salas O’Brien uses 3D and virtual reality to help its clients empower their decision-making.

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Commissioning for a Better Project

Why is commissioning required by more and more jurisdictions? What value does it add?

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Why our change orders are one third of industry average

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Complex Projects Are Where We Shine Brightest

Our time-tested process and people-first approach have reliably solved client challenges since 1975.

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MEP Associates Joins Salas O’Brien

Salas O’Brien announced today that MEP Associates has joined the company, creating a combined firm of 31 offices with more than 775 employee-owners, 170 registered professionals and clients that are the most significant companies in the United States. MEP and its offices in Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Oklahoma expand Salas O’Brien’s offerings in the Midwest and […]
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Fuel cells can save energy costs under right conditions

Producing energy can take a lot of, well, energy. A conventional internal combustion engine generator must first convert chemical energy to thermal energy via combustion, thermal energy to mechanical energy via a turbine, and finally mechanical energy to electricity through an alternator. Fuel cells save energy by cutting out the middle steps. Natural gas can […]
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