The BE&K is an engineering and construction company that has its headcounter in Birmingham, Alabama. Founded in 1972 as an industrial engineering, construction, and maintenance company, with the primary goal of serving clients with capital projects, BE&K has grown into one of the most successful design/construction companies worldwide. They deliver the full spectrum of engineering, construction and maintenance services to clients worldwide. BE&K has over 3,000 salaried professionals and thousands of trained craft personnel.
From H.L. Hunt's initial involvement in the Arkansas oil boom of the 1920s to its global presence today, Hunt Oil Company is known for discovering oil in places where others never thought to look. Hunt Oil Company is a privately held exploration and production company that has successfully conducted petroleum operations for 73 years. Founded in 1934, it is one of the world's leading privately held independent energy companies. Hunt Oil Company, its subsidiaries and affiliated entities, engage in oil and gas exploration and production activities in the United States, Canada, Yemen, Peru and a number of other countries. In addition, Hunt is integrally involved in the start-up of major liquefied natural gas (LNG) projects in Yemen and Peru. Also, Hunt Oil Company and Hunt Power, LLP are sponsors of the Winston School Solar Car Project.