When it comes to creating a sustainable future, we own it.

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Founded in 1988, Nobis Group is an integrated consulting firm providing engineering and environmental solutions for public and private projects of all sizes. We are committed to solving the challenges of making the Earth a better place to live - community by community, and project by project.

what it’s like to work with us

As an employee-owned business, everyone here at Nobis is empowered, engaged, and committed to get each project done exactly how the client needs it done. This has created a culture of personal pride in our work and our relationships, giving our clients confidence that we will deliver.

Our commitment to the environment runs deep.

We look at each project as an opportunity to make our communities a better place. Whether we’re incorporating sustainable features into our designs, using green and sustainable practices during our field work and site cleanups, or restoring a former Brownfields site, our employees are actively committed to protecting our environment.

at a glance

community organizations Nobis supports
years as an employee owned company
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Nannu Nobis, PE

About Our Founder

After gaining professional experience at a large engineering firm, Mr. Nannu Nobis founded Nobis Group in 1988 to address the demand for high-value integrated engineering services with a personal commitment to each client. With a master’s degree in geotechnical engineering, licensure as a professional engineer, and a passion for delivering “no questions asked” exceptional client service, Nannu and his leadership team have grown Nobis into a leading northeast engineering and environmental services firm. Mr. Nobis has been recognized by numerous organizations including the U.S. Small Business Administration Small Business Person of the Year and the National Society of Professional Engineers New Hampshire Engineer of the Year.

life outside of nobis

In 2021, Nannu retired and completed his vision of selling Nobis Group to the employees of Nobis and directing the Nobis leadership team to continue on with the Nobis Group legacy as a 100 percent employee-owned company. Since that time, Nannu has found more time to enjoy his many hobbies. He is an avid photographer, hiker, world traveler, and recently has also taken up watercolor painting and Food Network inspired cooking! He enjoys hiking in NH’s White Mountains, he recently completed a hiking trip in Washington State’s Northern Cascades and has also hiked portions of the “El Camino de Santiago” (the Way of St James) in Spain. Nannu is passionate about giving back to his community and has served on many non-profit boards over many years including Chairperson of ACEC New Hampshire, the Greater Concord Chamber of Commerce, Granite United Way, New Hampshire Public Radio, Early Learning NH, and most recently the Kimball Jenkins School of Art in Concord, New Hampshire.

committed to our communities

At Nobis Group, our core values are to help build better communities – in our work and our daily lives. With projects across the Northeast and three offices in New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and Connecticut, Nobis is deeply involved in many local communities. We often see opportunities to help. To encourage our employees to give of their time and skills to help others in need, Nobis offers each employee 3 full paid days for community service each year. So far, we have contributed more than 30,000 hours of community service to more than 70 organizations. Nobis also commits a minimum of 5% of our net profits to charitable donations. Employee-owners volunteer as mentors and coaches, perform after-school reading programs, and volunteer with 70+ non-profit and charitable organizations that help with homelessness, hunger, addiction, finding cures for disease, veterans, and more.

community involvement