• Engineers

    Participating in the global initiative to improve the human experience within the built environment.

  • Service

    Embracing the responsibility to provide for the needs and expectations of our clients, employees, and community. We consider it more than just a job.

  • Quality

    Asking the appropriate questions, utilizing all our resources and ingenuity, and performing the proper due diligence to deliver solutions that we are proud of. We deliver confidence.

  • Integrity

    Cultivating a transparent and undivided workplace. We keep it real by remaining grounded in our values and focusing on what is right, not who is right. We do the right thing.

  • Sustainability

    Our social duty is to design systems that minimize our carbon footprint and provide healthy spaces for work and play. We believe every day is Earth Day.

About DBR

Founded in 1972, DBR evolved from a small-scale engineering firm to a statewide mechanical, electrical, plumbing and technology engineering firm in Texas.

 

Services

MEP ENGINEERING

Our MEP engineering practices ensure the smallest carbon footprint whether it’s HVAC, lighting design, or plumbing systems.

BUILDING COMMISSIONING

Whether it’s our design or yours, our fully independent Commissioning Agents are at the leading edge of system start-up and validation ensuring adherence to schedule and lower cost of ownership.

INTEGRATED TECHNOLOGY

The end user experience drives our technology design. Our design is coordinated with the supporting MEP disciplines and architectural features yielding a seamless result.

SUSTAINABILITY

We hold ourselves accountable to preserve non-renewable resources with our ability to design above minimum code and standards.

  • Portfolio

    Daikin Texas Technology Park

    Waller, Texas

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    Bridgeland High School

    Cypress, Texas

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    Energy Plaza at Westridge Park

    Midland, Texas

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    John Cooper School

    The Woodlands, Texas

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    San Antonio Water System - Northside Operations Center

    San Antonio, Texas

In The News

Energy Savings from the Ground, Up!

When a police chief expressed his dissatisfaction with the high energy costs of their previous building, he indicated the need for more energy efficient systems, especially the HVAC system. DBR presented the following three HVAC options to the project team for the new Conroe Police Department & Court Facility. Here's a Case Study of the Hybrid Ground Source Heat Pump HVAC System.
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Project Spotlight: Will Smith Zoo School Going Platinum

The school boasts several energy-efficient design features, including low-flow fixtures and solar panels, and is on track to become the first USGBC LEED Platinum® pre-school in the United States.
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Project Spotlight: James Patterson Elementary School

Designed by Huckabee, the new 120,000-square-foot elementary school for Fort Bend ISD is located in Richmond, Texas and designed to achieve LEED certified status, utilizing extensive sustainable, durable, and environmentally sound materials.
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