Over the past 40 years, M S Benbow & Associates (MSB) has been building one of the Gulf South’s most respected and versatile multi-discipline engineering corporations, providing professional engineering consulting services to major private and public sector clients throughout the nation. Headquartered in Metairie, Louisiana, MSB serves clients from coast to coast, delivering integrated, turnkey engineering services to meet the diverse needs of various market segments faced with a need for complete solutions to complex engineering projects.

From oil refineries and airports to convention centers and public safety agencies, MSB serves a wide range of clients in various industries with a tremendous focus on how solutions align with client and project needs. In fact, our experienced and highly qualified staff brings decades of experience to bear on every project, with much tenure in each and every engineering discipline, as well as a commitment to quality that is second to none.


From the day MSB opened its doors in 1978, the mission has always been the complete and utter success of each and every client project.


Safety First

MSB sets lofty safety standards for each and every project, with the expectation of completing all projects without incident by incorporating a culture of safety awareness into all operations.


Awards & Affiliations

From energy to transportation to public safety, MSB has been recognized many times over by our clients and our industry for the quality of our work and attention to detail. We also take great care to ensure safety in all our activities, and we are particularly proud to be recognized for our safe workplace practices.



MSB holds the following national and state professional registrations and certifications.



Now in its 40th year of operations, MSB was founded in 1978 by Michael S. Benbow, P.E. with the mission of providing client focused professional engineering consulting services to industrial, petrochemical, governmental, and private industries.