SME’s civil engineering experts specialize in the design of infrastructure projects including pavements, utilities and site layout. Our staff of civil engineers, land surveyors, scientists, architects, and field technicians evaluate and provide project specific design alternatives that address your site requirements.

SME designs and prepares detailed construction drawings, specifications and even 3-D models if needed to facilitate competitive bidding to qualified contractors. During construction, our field representatives provide on-site construction administration, observation and testing services.

Our civil engineering experts assist clients with:

  • Land Development – Concept Planning, Land Entitlements, Site Planning, Engineering, and Permitting
  • Water Resources – Storm Water Management, Sanitary / Waste Water, and Water Main Distribution
  • Geotechnical Engineering – Earth Retention Systems, Foundation Design and Pavement Design
  • Permitting – State, County or Local including MDEQ, County Road/Drain/Health, Township/City
  • Utility Design – Storm, Sanitary, Water Main and Franchise Utility Coordination (Electric, Gas, Communication)
  • Grading and Drainage – Mass Grading, Storm Water Basin, Slope Stabilization, and Improvement Plans
  • Soil Erosion and Sedimentation Control – Design, Permitting, Storm Water Operator and Plans
  • Hydraulics and Hydrology – Flood Plain Analysis, Culvert Design, Weir or Outlet Design
  • Pavement Design and Management


Civil Engineering

Group Lead

Jason A. Schwartzenberger, PE

Vice President
Pavement-Design Services

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