February 15, 2021 – Orbital Engineering, Inc. (Orbital) is pleased to announce its acquisition of H&K Engineering, LLC (H&K). H&K is a full-service engineering firm headquartered in Baton Rouge, Louisiana with a strong presence throughout the Gulf Coast region. H&K compliments Orbital’s core engineering competencies and industry focus. H&K’s demonstrated history of success and client-focused culture will seamlessly integrate into Orbital’s regional centers providing support to hundreds of business partners.
This acquisition allows for Orbital’s historic “boots on the ground” mentality and relationship-oriented service style to better assimilate into the Gulf Coast region. Orbital immediately gains a deep and talented engineering team with a dedicated presence to serve industrial and infrastructure clients throughout the region. H&K’s capabilities and full-service solutions with respect to the midstream and downstream markets blend with Orbital’s longstanding reputation for retro-fit engineering and industry-leading asset integrity services. With over 60 professionals now located in Baton Rouge, Orbital anchors its seventh office into one of richest regions for engineering needs and challenges. We are proud to call Louisiana our new home.
Since 1969, Orbital has partnered with the industrial sector to provide full-service solutions in: engineering and design; construction management and QA/QC; safety; and, asset integrity services. Our expertise in transmission and distribution, midstream and downstream oil, gas and chemical, metals, and infrastructure has allowed us to successfully support our business partners both nationally and abroad. In having customers ranging from Fortune 500 companies to local municipal authorities, Orbital understands how to technically and cost-effectively manage projects of all sizes.
Orbital, and its affiliated organizations, are veteran-owned companies employing approximately 400 engineering and support staff members across our seven major offices in Pittsburgh (HQ), Philadelphia, Chicago, Detroit, St. Louis, Houston and Baton Rouge. We also proudly support business partners in various other locations with dedicated on-site teams.