Shah Smith & Associates, Inc.

Featured Projects

The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Administration Building

Shah Smith provided the MEP design for this 1,370,000 sq. ft., multi-story Mid Campus 1 Building. The ground floor space facing Bertner will be designed for retail or food service tenants, with room for outdoor dining. The building will be built in staggered stages, allowing occupancy of the lower floors as early as possible.

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Shah Smith & Associates, Inc. provided the mechanical, electrical and plumbing engineering design services associated with this 270,000 square foot, 12 story, Phase 5 Research Building tower with an Imaging Suite and an expansion of the existing Thermal Energy Plant's cooling capacity.

University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston

Shah Smith & Associates, Inc. provided the electrical design for this new one million SF, 13-story, $438 million Jennie Sealy Replacement Hospital and Clinical Services Wing.

Who We Are

Established in January of 1994, Shah Smith & Associates, Inc. is a 75+ person consulting engineering firm specializing in design, construction management and commissioning of aviation, research, healthcare, higher education, public works, and governmental facilities. We have offices in Austin, Houston, and Dallas.

Design Experience in New and Renovation Projects

  • Aviation
  • Higher Education
  • K-12 Schools
  • Research
  • Corporate
  • Government
  • Healthcare
  • Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning
  • Hydraulic Modeling
  • Central Plants
  • Master Plans
  • Site Electrical and Thermal Distribution
  • Infrastructure
  • Short-Circuit Study
  • Arc Flash Studies
  • Thermographic Analysis
  • Facilities Assessment
  • Commissioning


Certifications and Memberships

  • U.S. Green Building Council Member
  • State of Texas Historically Underutilized Business
  • City of Houston Minority Business Enterprise
  • South Central Texas Regional Certification Agency Minority Business Enterprise
  • Houston Minority Supplier Development Council Minority Business Enterprise


Sustainable Design

It's more than us just saying we care about the environment. It's also our deep understanding of sustainable design principles and our LEED AP engineers that make the difference. Shah Smith & Associates is a member of the U.S. Green Building Council and experienced MEP designer of LEED certified buildings.