OBG

O'Brien & Gere

There's a way

There’s a way
to meet your needs by combining our strengths.

For more than 70 years, OBG has offered services that include advanced manufacturing, energy, environment, and water — but our real strength is in creating comprehensive, integrated solutions for clients.

Choose a service line below to learn more and view cases illustrating our approach.

By combining our specialties we’re building stronger solutions.


Why OBG?

Safety

Every second of every day, safety is a priority for us. In fact, OBG employees present more than 21,528 safety moments, per year — making us a top performer in our industry.

Answers

To get the right answers, you have to ask the right questions. It’s this commitment to understanding our clients’ needs that has turned 90% of our business into repeat business.

People

People are the foundation of everything we do. Not just our employees, but every person our ideas impact. Our unique employee ownership culture gives us a shared sense of responsibility for our actions.

Integration

By offering four distinct services under one roof, our clients benefit from the integrated thinking and approach our team takes to providing the right solution.

Relevance

As the world of project delivery changes, OBG continues to change with it — through thought leadership and technology — offering clients solutions for today and tomorrow.

We helped more than

students in NYC be more energy efficient.

Total know-how.

Ask our clients why they choose us and the answer is clear — we’re problem solvers. By combining our knowledge of advanced manufacturing, energy, environment, and water, we create more thoughtful solutions that immediately address the needs of today and provide a more sustainable path forward.

Every project is built on our process.

Our time-tested project delivery process comes down to one thing: culture. At OBG, our teams are integrated, but disciplined — working together to achieve the performance objectives of our clients, every time.

Through STEM support we are creating 100 new engineers and scientists every year.

There’s a way to answer every challenge with integrity.

Our case studies illustrate how our approach blends expertise from across our company into every project, while adhering to our mission in every phase.

MANUFACTURING SCALE-UP FOCUSED ON POWER RELIABILITY AND RESILIENCY

PROGRESS TOWARD RESTORING THE NATURAL BEAUTY AND VALUE OF ONONDAGA LAKE AND SURROUNDING HABITATS

CLIENT-FOCUSED SOLUTION RESULTS IN ENERGY CONSERVATION AND GHG EMISSIONS REDUCTION

OBG Insights:

Microgrids, Islanding, and Energy Storage - Meet Mohammad Mojdehi

Mohammad Mojdehi joined OBG in June. He’s a newly minted PhD in electrical engineering with a focus on power systems from Syracuse University. Mojdehi grew up in Iran, where he earned his master’s and undergraduate degrees, and has also lived in South Africa. The author of two books, he i...
Read more...

MicrogridKnowledge.com releases guide on community microgrids

MicrogridKnowledge.com has released a guide, created with OBG and the International District Energy Association, to assist mayors and other city leadrs who are exploring development of community microgrids as a way to gain more local control over their energy supply. The report, “Community Microgrids: A Guide for Mayors and Ci...
Read more...

Energy Master Planning Case Studies of New York State Campuses

An energy master plan provides a road map for informed decisions that support energy reduction goals, facility stewardship and operational effectiveness. In addition to typical building energy conservation measures, an EMP addresses O&M best practices, alternative energy strategies, and potential onsite power generation and district energy opportunities. OBG’s...
Read more...

SPARK Competition improves manufacturing process for Graver Technologies

An idea for speeding up a manufacturing process proposed by a group of Syracuse University students during OBG’s SPARK innovation competition has been adopted by a manufacturer and hailed a success. SPARK connects students with OBG subject matter experts and industry partners, who come to the competition with real-world ch...
Read more...

OBG Welcomes Schuyler Engineering

SYRACUSE—O’Brien & Gere announced today that it has acquired Schuyler Engineering, P.C. (Schuyler), a leading engineering firm based in Long Island, NY with extensive experience in central utility plant and energy system design with clients throughout the New York and New Jersey metropolitan region. The acquisition supports O’Br...
Read more...

Safer workplaces in the palm of your hand.

Safety Moments App

OBG SAFETY MOMENTS App

Free safety content to help support safety awareness in any office, field, industrial setting, or workplace. OBG’s Safety Moments App provides access to safety content to promote and enhance corporate safety culture. With safety examples for a wide range of applications, these safety moments are applicable to most any industry.

download on the app store
Scroll to experience