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Encyclopedia > Michael Baker Corporation
Michael Baker Corporation
Type Public: (AMEX: BKR)
Founded 1940
Headquarters Moon Run, Pennsylvania
Key people Richard L. Shaw, Chairman and CEO
William P. Mooney, CFO and Executive Vice President
Industry Engineering and Energy
Products architecture
mechanical engineering
structural engineering
industrial engineering
surveying
environmental monitoring
highway design
Revenue US$579 million (2005)
Employees 4,900
Website www.mbakercorp.com

Michael Baker Corporation is an engineering and energy management corporation headquartered in the Pittsburgh suburb of Moon Run. It's headquarters is located in an office park near the Pittsburgh International Airport that the company designed. Baker was formed in 1940 under the direction of a military engineer. The company was initially a small government subcontractor, but has grown into an international firm in the past half century. Image File history File links Baker-logo. ... AMEX or AmEx has multiple meanings, including American Stock Exchange American Express, a global financial firm. ... Moon Township is located along the Ohio River in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania. ... Engineering is the application of scientific and technical knowledge to solve human problems. ... The Parthenon on top of the Acropolis, Athens, Greece Architecture (from Latin, architectura and ultimately from Greek, αρχιτεκτων, a master builder, from αρχι- chief, leader and τεκτων, builder, carpenter) is the art and science of designing buildings and structures. ... The W16 engine from a Bugatti Veyron Mechanical engineering is a very broad field of engineering that involves the application of physical principles for analysis, design, manufacturing, and maintenance of mechanical systems. ... Taipei 101, the worlds tallest building as of 2004. ... Industrial Engineering is one of the branches in engineering that concerns the development, improvement, implementation and evaluation of integrated systems of people, knowledge, equipment, energy, material and process. ... Surveyor at work with a leveling instrument. ... An environment is a complex of external factors that acts on a system and determines its course and form of existence. ... Highway in Pennsylvania, USA The Pan-American Highway, in the Peruvian town of Máncora, where it serves as the main street. ... Revenue is a U.S. business term for the amount of money that a company earns from its activities in a given period, mostly from sales of products and/or services to customers. ... Image File history File links Green_Arrow_Up. ... ISO 4217 Code USD User(s) the United States, the British Virgin Islands, East Timor, Ecuador, El Salvador, the Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Palau, Panama, Turks and Caicos Islands, and the insular areas of the United States Inflation 3. ... Employment is a contract between two parties, one being the employer and the other being the employee. ... Website - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... City nickname: The Steel City Location in the state of Pennsylvania Founded 1758 Mayor Tom Murphy (Dem) Area  - Total  - Water 151. ... Moon Township is located along the Ohio River in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania. ... The current version of the article or section reads like an advertisement. ...


Baker offers many services under its engineering umbrella. As an architectural firm, it designs buildings and assesses construction of facilities for private individuals or corporations. The company also designs electrical systems and fire prevention systems, and it studies spacial relations, surveys properties, and determines the feasibility of construction plans. Baker also specializes in mechanical engineering, which is useful in the redesign or remodeling of older structures. The company also provides civil engineering to various government departments, ranging from designing water pipelines for communities to mining operations for companies to high-tech equipment for the US military. Engineers at Baker also design highways, railroads, and airports.


The corporation's energy related services generally involve resource and employee management. However, the company also engineers pipelines and rigging equipment for oil companies.


One arm of Baker is dedicated to environmental concerns. The company offers air and water quality controls, environmental safety analysis, contamination analysis, and other general environmental studies.

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