This Month's Organization Profile
Organization: WSP USA
Organization’s Web site: http://www.wsp.com/
Brief description of your organization: WSP is one of the world's leading professional services consulting firms. We bring together our 36,000 talented people, based in more than 500 offices, across 40 countries. We are technical experts who design comprehensive and sustainable solutions and engineer projects that will help communities grow and thrive for lifetimes to come.
Brief history of your organization: WSP designed the original New York City subway and engineered some of our nation’s tallest buildings. Formerly WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, our real expertise lies at the intersection of the infrastructure and the skylines we have helped shape from coast to coast. Now, we are moving forward as WSP USA. Parsons Brinckerhoff, a leading transportation engineering firm, and WSP, a renowned buildings engineering firm, came together to form WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff more than two years ago. Together we have planned, designed and managed the construction of some of the most iconic high-rise buildings, bridges, highways, tunnels and transit & rail systems across the U.S., including bringing our expertise to nearly every rail corridor in Los Angeles County.
Why VICA membership is important: VICA has long been the voice of business in the San Fernando Valley and WSP is honored to be a part of that tradition.