(BALTIMORE, MD) BL Companies has been awarded two substantial residential projects with Wood Partners. One project, located in Owings Mills, Maryland, includes 100 residential condo units on four residential floors with an additional two floors of parking; the other project, located in Laurel, Maryland, includes 1200 mixed-type residential units.

These projects reflect a continuing working relationship between BL Companies and Wood Partners. Work was recently completed on a 600,000 square foot condo survey project in Annapolis, Maryland, featuring 18,772 square feet of retail and office condo space plus 300 residential condo units.

BL Companies will provide civil engineering, structural engineering, architecture, subsurface utility engineering, mechanical electrical plumbing engineering, landscape architecture & planning, land surveying and environmental sciences consulting for these two new projects.

About BL Companies, Inc.

Ranked among the top 360 design firms in the U.S. by Engineering News- Record, BL Companies offers integrated architecture, engineering and environmental services. In addition to Baltimore, MD, BL Companies has offices in Meriden, CT, Harrisburg, PA, Hartford, CT, New York, NY, Philadelphia, PA and Poughkeepsie, NY. For more information:www.blcompanies.com.

Source: BL Companies, August 16, 2006.