Awards and Accolades

Our projects help clients Du More, winning dozens of awards that recognize the impact of these projects on the communities in which we live and work. As a firm, we’ve received numerous accolades for growth, leadership, and culture. Over the past 5 years, we’ve been named a Nationwide Top Workplace, moved up 20 spots on ENR’s top 200 Environmental firms list, and been recognized by 24 professional organizations.

National Top Workplace

Top Workplaces
Firms listed based on employee survey results benchmarked against similar firms.

Hundreds of Dudekians engaged with the survey, which poses questions centered around research-backed culture drivers that are critical to organizational success. View our Top Workplace profile.

Top 200 Environmental Firms

Engineering News-Record
Firms ranked based on the percentage of gross revenue from environmental services.

Since 2008 we’ve steadily increased our ranking, including moving up 5 spots in 2021. View the 2021 list.

2022
Project Awards

American Society of Civil Engineers California Engineering Excellence Award for the Mountain Ave West Groundwater Replenishment Basins

Zweig Group Yearbook of Engineering Achievement Award for the Mountain Ave West Groundwater Replenishment Basins

Firm Accolades

Top Workplaces National Top Workplace

San Diego Business Journal Top Engineering Firm: No. 14

2021
Project Awards

Association of Environmental Professionals (AEP) California

  • Merit Award for the Campo Wind EIR
  • Merit Award for the San Diego Municipal Waterways Maintenance Plan EIR

American Planning Association (APA) Inland Empire Section Opportunity and Empowerment Award
City of Indio Transformative Climate Communities Plan

APA Los Angeles Section Merit Award
Burbank Complete Streets Plan

APA San Diego Section Excellence Award for the San Diego Municipal Waterways Maintenance Plan EIR

Firm Accolades

Engineering News-Record

  • Top 200 Environmental Firms: No. 119
  • Top CA Design Firms: No. 52
  • Top CA Design Firms in Hawaii: No. 12

Los Angeles Business Journal Top Environmental and Engineering Firms: No. 11

Sacramento Business Journal Top Environmental and Engineering Firms: No. 9

Trenchless Technology Magazine Top 50 Trenchless Engineering Firms: No. 42

Zweig Group Hot Firm: No. 32

2020
Project Awards

APA Inland Empire Section

  • Award of Excellence for the Placentia General Plan, Environmental Justice Element
  • Merit Award for the Placentia General Plan
  • Merit Award for Innovation in Green Community Planning for the East Coachella Valley Action Plan for Climate Resilience
  • Merit Award for Urban Design South Colton Livable Corridor Plan

American Public Works Association

  • Honor Award for the Cardinal Road Storm Drain Improvement
  • Project of the Year for the Coast Blvd. Sea Cave Stabilization

American Society of Civil Engineers

  • Outstanding Roadway Highway Project for the Napa SR 29/First Street/Second Street Roundabout
  • Outstanding Geotechnical Project for the Coast Blvd Sea Cave Emergency Stabilization
  • Outstanding Historical Renovation Project for the Aliso Viejo Ranch Project
  • Sustainable Category Award for the San Sevaine Basin Improvements Project

AEP San Diego Section Outstanding Environmental Analysis Document for the SDSU Mission Valley Campus Master Plan EIR

Engineering News-Record

  • Small Project Award of Merit on the U.S. Best of the Best List for the Coast Blvd. Sea Cave Stabilization
  • California Small Project Award of Merit on the Best Regional Projects List for the Coast Blvd. Sea Cave Stabilization
Firm Accolades

Engineering News-Record

  • Top 200 Environmental Firms: No. 124
  • Top CA Design Firms: No. 63

Los Angeles Business Journal Top Environmental Firms in LA: No. 13

San Diego Business Journal Fastest Growing Companies: No. 22

And hundreds more over the past 40+ years...

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