Public Agency Consultant

GDR Engineering was founded in 1978 to provide consultant services to municipalities, counties and special districts. Those services remain a major component of our firm’s services today.

Services we provide to public agencies include:

  • Streets and Roadway Design
  • Street Overlays
  • Safe Routes to School
  • Intersection signalization
  • Intersection Roundabout Design
  • Utility replacement
  • Sewer/water main reconstruction
  • Sewer/storm drain pump station
  • Water wells
  • Water reservoirs/booster pump stations
  • Irrigation canal/box culvert design
  • City Engineer Consultation
  • City Land Surveyor Consultation
  • Agency Plan and Map Review

Land Surveying

Our highly qualified survey and mapping team have the experience and most up to date equipment to provide precise data in a quick and cost-effective manner. All survey and mapping projects are performed under the direction of a Professional licensed land surveyor. 

Some of our land surveying and mapping services include:

  • Construction Staking
  • Boundary Surveys
  • Topographic Surveys
  • Right of Way Surveys
  • As-built Surveys
  • ALTA/NSPS Land Title Surveys
  • Final Subdivision Maps
  • Lot Line Adjustments
  • Legal Descriptions
  • Consultant Surveying Services for Public Agencies

Land Use Planning

GDR Engineering, Inc. is a full-service engineering firm that provides professional Land Planning services throughout California. We aim to understand the goals and needs of our client to provide them with the best possible completed project. Our ongoing relationships with various agencies give our team the ability to create a sensible planning solution that is cost effective and time sensitive.

Some of our land planning services include:

  • Land use planning
  • Site mapping and analysis
  • Master planned communities
  • Land use alternatives
  • Infrastructure master planning
  • Project cost analysis
  • Site feasibility studies
  • Tentative subdivision maps
  • Development plans
  • General Plan Amendments
  • Zoning Amendments
  • Annexations
  • Project applications
  • Building permit plot plans
  • Processing applications/project management
  • Professional coordination
  • Agency hearing representation
  • Agency coordination

Land Development Engineering

Our land development team has successfully completed many projects involving new home developments, industrial, commercial, and education facilities. We take pride in our involvement, from the preliminary designs, project management, cost estimates, construction staking, and final completion, it’s all part of the services that GDR provides, to assure clients are satisfied.

Some of our land development services include:

  • Residential design and improvement plans
  • Commercial/office design and improvement plans
  • Business park/industrial design and improvement plans
  • Medical office design and improvement plans
  • Professional office design and improvement plans 
  • Commercial/Retail improvement plans
  • Gas stations/car wash improvement plans
  • Business park improvement plans
  • Distribution center improvement plans
  • SWPPP – QSP and QSD Services

Storm Water Compliance

GDR Engineering is an industry leader in storm water regulations and compliance. We understand the enormous pressure our clients are under to maintain compliance with ever-changing regulations. Compliance is regulated by permits obtained through the State Water Resources Control Board web site. Our team of registered professional engineers, Qualified SWPPP Developers (QSDs), Qualified SWPPP Practitioners (QSPs), and Certified Professionals in Erosion, Sediment, and Storm Water Inspection (CESSWI) keep our client’s projects in compliance.

GDR Engineering provides the following Storm Water Compliance services:

  • Qualified SWPPP Developer – QSD
    • Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plan – SWPPP
    • Risk Level Determination
    • Erosivity Waiver Determination
    • SWPPP Consultation (for smaller projects not requiring the State Permit)
    • Erosion Control Plans
    • Best Management Practices – BMPs
  • Qualified SWPPP Practitioner – QSP
    • Monitoring
    • Rain Event Action Plans – REAPs
  • Storm Water Multiple Application and Report Tracking System – SMARTS
    • Notice of Intent – NOI
    • Maintenance Agreements

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