MSB Joins Charity Cook-off, SWAT Challenge, Team Bowling, Relief Drive

Events Support United Way, Special Olympics, STEM education, Hurricane Harvey Relief

Metairie, La.—December 18, 2017—From rappelling down a building and participating in SWAT training to cooking up gumbo to lacing up their bowling shoes, M S Benbow & Associates (MSB) employees pitched in for several charitable initiatives and a donation drive supporting the special needs community, United Way, Hurricane Harvey relief, and Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) education programs. Continue reading


M S Benbow Appoints Telecommunications & Technology Manager

METAIRIE, La.—July 19, 2017—M S Benbow & Associates (MSB) has named Shelley Compton, PMP, manager of the 39-year-old engineering firm’s growing Telecommunications and Technology division.

Compton has more than 20 years of diverse operations, engineering and executive management experience within the defense, industrial, commercial, and service industries. She will report to MSB Telecommunications and Technology Director Kenneth Wright. Continue reading


M S Benbow Earns Place on New Orleans Top Workplaces 2017

New Orleans engineering consultancy earns top employer honor for second consecutive year

METAIRIE, La.—June 2, 2017—For the second year, professional engineering firm M S Benbow & Associates (MSB) has earned a place on New Orleans “Top Workplaces” list. MSB ranked 13th among 20 companies on The Times Picayune’s Top Workplaces 2017 Small Employer list. A total of 40 companies were honored. Continue reading


Industrial Safety Training Council Recognizes M S Benbow Safety Achievements

MSB Earns Two Awards for Consecutive No Lost Work Days, Zero Incidents

METAIRIE, La.−(May 23, 2017)−M S Benbow & Associates’ (MSB) safety record was recently recognized with two International Safety Training Council (ISTC) Safety Achievement Awards. The engineering firm was recognized for having worked eight years without an OSHA lost workday case and for sustaining a “zero” incidence rate for the third consecutive year.

The ISTC delivers safety training and site-specific job safety orientations to contractors and employees of refining and chemical plants in the Southeast Texas areas. Continue reading


M S Benbow Safety Record Awarded at Shell Norco Facility

Engineering firm earns sixth-consecutive Contractor Safety Excellence Award

NORCO, La.−(April 5, 2017)−M S Benbow & Associates (MSB) is proud to announce it has earned the Contractor Safety Excellence Award for the sixth-consecutive year for its safety record at Shell Norco Refinery & Chemical Plant. MSB provides engineering and technical support services at the St. Charles Parish, La. facilities. The Shell Norco Safety Award recognizes the outstanding safety engineering and workforce safety performance of the multi-discipline engineering consultancy’s on-site team. Continue reading


M S Benbow & Associates announces promotions

Dean Ruiz Named Director of Engineering, Paul St. Pierre Named Electrical Engineering Department Manager

Metairie, LA—May 12, 2016—One of the Gulf South’s most respected and versatile multi-discipline engineering corporations, M S Benbow & Associates (MSB) announces two promotions as well as an organizational change to support the 37-year-old professional engineering corporation’s continued growth.

Dean C. Ruiz, PE, is being promoted to the position of MSB Director of Engineering. Ruiz will report directly to MSB President Leo Holzenthal, Jr., PE, who previously led the company’s engineering departments as Engineering Manager as well as serving as company President. Paul St. Pierre will assume Ruiz’s former position as Electrical Engineering Department Manager.  Continue reading


International Safety Training Council Awards MS Benbow for Sustained Performance

HOUSTON—April 23, 2016—M S Benbow & Associates was recognized by the International Safety Training Council (ISTC)  for sustained performance in achieving a zero recordable incident rate for three years.  The professional engineering corporation, which has offices in Houston and provides engineering services to major sports venues, airports, oil & gas and petrochemical facilities throughout Texas and the Gulf South, achieved one or more years without a lost workday case due to a workplace accident or injury. Continue reading


M S Benbow Exceeds United Way Campaign Goal by 24%

METAIRIE, LA—Dec. 10, 2015—M S Benbow & Associates (MSB) raised more than $15,000 for the United Way of Southeast Louisiana’s annual giving campaign to support causes and organization serving the community. This year’s giving campaign surpassed the goal set for the professional engineering firm by 24 percent. Continue reading