River Consulting was ranked as one of the Top 500 Design Firms in the country by Engineering News-Record for the second consecutive year. Published annually, the ENR Top 500 recognizes top-performing architectural and engineering firms. River took the 440th spot in the Engineering News-Record April 20, 2009 issue. The ranking is based on 2008 revenue, and is a 7 percent increase from last year's 475. "This places us in the top 0.5 percent of the more than 90,000 design firms nationwide," said Gregory DiFrank, PE, president of River Consulting, citing the number of design firms based upon the most recent economic census. River Consulting delivers multidiscipline engineering and project management solutions for major capital projects and facility and process expansions. River's experience spans 28 years and 57 countries with offices in Columbus, Ohio, New Orleans, Pittsburgh, Houston and Salt Lake City.