Farris Engineering recognizes the client as the most important factor in a project and seeks to build enduring value and trust by providing the best customer service possible!

Our Company

Farris Engineering, a small business provider of quality professional mechanical and electrical consulting engineering services, was established in 1967 in Omaha, NE. The firm has offices in Lincoln, NE, Des Moines, IA, and Colorado Springs, CO.

Over the years, the firm has diversified its services to also include life safety, technology, commissioning and lighting design.

Projects in Progress

group Carolyn Scott Rainbow House, Omaha, NE – An extension of the Children's Hospital and Medical Center, the Rainbow House provides accommodations for patients and families undergoing long term treatment.
group Colorado College, Administration Office Facility, Colorado Springs, CO – Farris Engineering is providing services for this facility which originally served as The Plaza Hotel.

News From Farris

Farris Wins Excellence in Energy Efficient Design Awards

Farris Engineering received 2 out of 10 design awards for Excellence in Energy Efficient Designs for their work on the Cardinal Community School District and the Iowa Army Ammunition Plant, Multi-Purpose Fire and Security Building. The projects and design team were recognized at a formal banquet on September 25, 2014 in Des Moines, Iowa.


Construction on the Sports Performance Enhancement Facility Arena on the campus of the University of South Dakota has begun!

The long anticipated, and much awaited Arena at USD is now under construction. This facility will include a 7,500 square foot weight room, two soccer fields, outdoor track, space for field events and much more.


West Haymarket Thermal Energy Facility Featured Article

The West Haymarket Thermal Energy Facility was officially dedicated on May 14th with a ribbon cutting ceremony attended by the City of Lincoln Mayor Chris Beutler.  Click to read full article about the facility.


Magill, EI, LEED AP, NEBB, TABB Joins Farris Engineering

Justin Magill, EI, LEED, NEBB, TABB joins Farris Engineering as a Mechanical Engineering Intern. Justin has over 8 years of experience as an HVAC Test and Balance Contractor, in addition to HVAC functional performance testing and mechanical system trouble-shooting. He is a National Environmental Balancing Bureau Certified Professional (NEBB) and a Test Adjust and Balance Bureau Certified Supervisor (TABB). He will be instrumental in assisting in Mechanical System Design. He will also be part of the Farris Engineering Commissioning Team, focusing on existing system analysis and existing system Recommissioning/Retrocommissioning.


Foster Named Omaha Office Manager

Don Foster, PE, LEED AP BD+C, CGD has been named Omaha Office Manager. Foster, has more than 30 years of experience, 28 of those with Farris Engineering. In his new role, he will be responsible for managing the office’s day-to-day affairs, ensuring office operations are efficient and effective, and coordinating with Business Development to determine the best strategic opportunities to pursue.