HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwire - Sep 6, 2012) -  Inc. magazine recently ranked Cimation #707 on its sixth annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. Cimation ranked #707 overall, #29 in the Energy industry, and #10 in Houston. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy -- America's independent entrepreneurs.

Cimation recorded sales growth of 497% and added over 76 jobs between 2008 and 2011. The 2012 Inc. 500|5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2008 to 2011. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2008. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent -- not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies -- as of December 31, 2011. The minimum revenue required for 2008 is $100,000; the minimum for 2011 is $2 million.

"We are proud of our achievements this year and grateful to our clients for making this award possible," said Jonathan Klein, Cimation's CEO. "As great as it is to be nationally recognized for our financial performance, we are most proud to have generated this revenue by working safely. Over 400,000 hours were executed since our inception with zero recordable incidents."

Cimation's growth strategy is simple. Cimation loves ambitious people who have a bias for action and solving problems, and enjoy working with the smartest people in the Energy market. We actively recruit from the technology sector and compete with companies like Google for truly remarkable talent. People who want to change the industry, indeed the world, work for Cimation.

Cimation, an Audubon company, is a global leader in the delivery of automation-related projects, industrial IT services and enterprise data solutions in the Energy Sector. Cimation is experienced in a wide variety of industrial projects including Upstream Shale Oil and Gas Production, Upstream Offshore Oil and Gas Production, Midstream Gas Processing and Compression, Midstream Pipelines, Terminals and Storage, and Downstream Petrochemical and Refining.  Cimation is headquartered in Houston and has additional offices in New Orleans, Lafayette (Louisiana), Denver, and Pittsburgh.

Audubon is an international, full-service project solutions provider.  Audubon serves the offshore and onshore oil & gas, petrochemical & refining, pipeline, and power generation markets with multi-discipline engineering, design, operational support, procurement, and fabrication solutions.  Headquartered in Houston, Audubon continues to experience remarkable growth with five affiliate companies, and a wide range of global offices with locations in Houston, Lafayette, New Orleans, Baton Rouge, Covington, Tulsa, Denver, Charleston (W. Va.), Kuala Lumpur, and Bogota.

To contact Cimation, please visit our website at www.cimation.com.

Cimation is hiring.  View Jobs at Cimation.