Founded in 1924, Woodward Design+Build is a privately held firm based in New Orleans. WDB is one of the largest design and construction organizations in the Gulf Coast region with over 280 employees. Woodward has a reputation for quality and reliability built on success after success for its clients. Project experience ranges from industrial to high-rise commercial to historic restoration. During the past two decades, over 50% of projects were for repeat clients.
Geographically, a majority of projects have been in Louisiana and Southern Mississippi, although services have been expanded to Texas, Alabama, and Florida. Woodward’s unique approach utilizes a wealth of capabilities and resources including comprehensive strategic planning, design and engineering, total quality management, site supervision, and established fabrication shops, all united by professionalism and construction expertise every step of the way. In-house specialized groups include the Design Group, Engineering Group, Steel Group, Millwork Group and Service Group. The capabilities of these specialized groups give Woodward Design+Build an intimate understanding of all phases of the building process.