ATG’s Civil Production and Consulting Services can help your teams can gain more confidence and focus on what matters. With services like training, CAD management consulting, template creation, and more, our technical specialists are ready to assist your firm in taking on any type of project or challenge.
- Software includes: Civil 3D, AutoCAD, InfraWorks, Map 3D, Bluebeam, Innovyze, and ArcGIS Pro
- Essentials to Advanced
- Bootcamp for AutoCAD and Civil 3D
- Delivered onsite, remote or hybrid
- Lifeline: Full-time or as-needed
- Business Process Assessment for standards and workflows
- Software deployment assistance and maintenance
- Custom CAD workflow and standards manual
- Delivered onsite, remote or hybrid
- High level assistance or training on a specific project
- Follow-up for training
- Delivered onsite, remote or hybrid
Starter Civil 3D Template
Custom Template Setup & Creation
AutoCAD Blocks Creation
Pipe Network/Pressure Pipe Structures
Tool Palette Setup and Optimization
Custom Video Workflows
File & Format Conversion
CAD Styles and Settings
Scripting and Workflow Automation
Commercial & residential site development
Pipe network layout & analysis
Water & wastewater
Planning & urban design
3D modeling & coordination
Meet the Civil Team
Location: Queen Creek, Arizona
Rob assures the Civil Services Team is equipped to find solutions and tackle any consulting or production projects our clients bring us. He has been supporting, training, and working with the latest Autodesk software since 1997 as a CAD manager, project manager and Director of Presales Services. He has spent many years in the technical trenches as a planner, drafter, designer, GIS analyst and civil industry specialist.
Rob has a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology with the following certifications: Autodesk Certified Instructor, Geographic Information System Professional (GISP), Civil 3D Certified Professional, CompTIA (A+, Project+, Networks+, Security+), CIW (Database, Professional, Web Design), and Microsoft Certified Professional (Windows OS and Server Fundamentals). Rob is proficient in Autodesk products (AutoCAD, Civil 3D, Infraworks, Map 3D) and Esri products (ArcMap, ArcGIS Online).
NMDOT Montgomery I-25 Interchange - 2016 – Modeler – Worked closely with NMDOT’s designers to model their largest Civil 3D project at the time in InfraWorks. This major interchange and overpass included new designs and improvements for roads, bridges, and tunnels.
San Diego Port Authority - 2016 – Consultant – Produced CAD manual and standards for vendors to use to work with the Port Authority.
Rosemont, Penasquito - 2014 - Lead Designer and CAD Manager – Provided site design, modeling, and detailing for multiple large copper and gold mines in the United States and Mexico.
Tesla Gigafactory Austin – 2022 – Director – Managed and directed the ATG team with onsite consulting work for the Austin Gigafactory, including drafting, designing, and developing civil design standards and templates to increase workflow and consistency for the Tesla Civil Design team.
ARUSI - 2018 – Project Manager – Scanning and drafting services for approximately 1,407,551 linear feet of overhead fiber optic installation by San Carlos Irrigation Project (SCIP), Arizona Public Service Co. (APS), and Electrical District No. 2 (ED-2) in Phoenix, AZ.
New Mexico Department of Transportation - NMDOT - 2017 – Statewide Training – Traveled to various district offices throughout the state to do onsite fundamentals to advanced training on Civil 3D and InfraWorks as they migrated from Bentley to Autodesk.
Location: Benbrook, Texas
Polivio ensures ATG’s civil project deliverables are on time and on budget. Since 2013, Polivio has worked on international projects supporting and leading civil engineering firms and general contractors on civil infrastructure projects while gaining experience in land surveying, transportation, commercial and residential developments, mining, dredging operations, and environmental remediation.
Polivio’s studies include a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra. He is also a self-taught computer programmer and has successfully used his technical skills, operations, and engineering expertise to propel him to the top of his field. Polivio is proficient in Autodesk products (AutoCAD, Civil 3D, Infraworks, Map 3D, Revit, 3ds Max, Inventor), Esri products (ArcMap, ArcGIS Online), Bluebeam Revu, and Lumion.
Royalton Bavaro Resort & Spa - 2017 – Project Manager – Managed the planning, scheduling, monitoring, and controlling phases for the ground-up construction of 23 buildings in Bavaro, DR.
Las Lagunas Tailings Dams & MINETEK Evaporation System - 2016 – Special Projects Manager - Managed all phases of design, modeling, detailing, surveying, construction, and reclamation of three tailings-dams - Largest undeveloped gold mine in the Americas, Pueblo Viejo, DR.
Terminal B, Punta Cana International Airport - 2014 – Project Controls Engineer – Developed, implemented, and maintained cost, scope, and schedule controls for the ground-up construction of Terminal B (355,209 sq. ft.) of the Punta Cana International Airport in Punta Cana, DR.
Excel Geothermal - 2020 – Project Manager – Trained and mentored surveying teams in Civil 3D and Bluebeam Revu; developed company standards and standard operating procedures.
Barrick Gold - 2017 – Project Manager – Scanning, drafting, and hydrographic surveying services for approximately 5,138,027 sq. ft. of reservoirs to assist the Dredging Operations Team with quantifying ore reserves.
Carnival Cruise Corp – 2018 – Provided template modifications and project mentoring for their development team in Central America and the Caribbean.
Location: Moorhead, Minnesota
Jason collaborates closely with our clients to identify and solve training, mentoring, or production needs. Since starting construction work in high school, Jason has used his genuine passion for making things come to life as a foundation for his career in the AEC industry, which kicked off in 1996. Throughout his time in the industry, Jason has worked as a drafter, designer and CAD manager for a large national firm, in the field as a surveyor, and has worked on projects from residential subdivisions and industrial complexes to large shopping centers.
Jason has an associate degree in Architectural Drafting/CAD Technology and has used Autodesk products since 1996, starting with AutoCAD R12. Jason has the following certifications: LEED AP, Bluebeam Certified Instructor, Bluebeam Certified Support Representative, Autodesk Certified Professional - AutoCAD and Civil 3D, and Autodesk Innovyze Technical Certification. He is proficient in Autodesk software (AutoCAD, Civil 3D, Infraworks, Map 3D, BIM360), Esri ArcMap, and Bluebeam Revu.
Valley City Flood Control - 2015 - Modeler - Generated Civil 3D and InfraWorks Models for a citywide flood improvement project for Valley City, ND.
Minnesota State Technical College - 2014 - Lead Designer - Provided design, detailing, and construction inspection of a parking lot expansion with an access road in Moorhead, MN.
Amber Valley Parkway Office Complex - 2013 - Lead Designer/Surveyor - Provided design, modeling, detailing, and survey staking for a large office complex in Fargo, ND.
Knoxville Utilities Board – KUB – 2021 - CAD Management Services – Worked on a variety of services, including a Business Process Analysis (BPA) of their current standards, templates and standards, content creation, essentials to advanced training, and project mentoring.
Pape Dawson - 2021 – Training/Mentoring Services – Provided template creation, onsite training, and mentorship in Civil 3D, Bluebeam, CTC tools, and GIS to their Texas offices.
Salt River Project – 2020 – Consulting and Template Creation – Provided a Business Process Assessment to determine the CAD infrastructure needs and then provided the services to update their templates and CAD management.
Location: Avon, Indiana
Jeff manages our team of technical specialists and assists our clients with delivering successful production projects and content creation. Since 2002, Jeff has created and simplified workflows for engineers and designers using the power of CAD. He has real-world experience applying industry-recognized best practices with CAD software to successfully complete engineering projects at multiple engineering companies. He also spreads his passion for this work while working at multiple industry-leading Autodesk Resellers for CAD software solutions.
Jeff built his career after earning his Associate of Applied Science in Computer Drafting and Design from ITT Tech. He is an Autodesk Certified Instructor and is proficient in Autodesk products (AutoCAD, Civil 3D, Infraworks, Map 3D, BIM360), Esri ArcMap, and Bluebeam Revu.
Elm Street Repair - 2022 – Project Management - Prepared a full set of construction plans for the 30%, 60%, 90% and final submittal of a large roadway project.
Birch Street Reconstruction- 2022 - Project Management - Prepared a full set of construction plans for the 30%, 60%, 90% and final submittal of a full roadway reconstruction project.
Heritage Crossing Apartments - 2021 – Project Management – Prepared a full set of construction plans for the 30%, 60%, 90% and final submittal of an 11-acre multi-family subdivision.
Wisconsin Department of Transportation – 2022 – Project Manager – Scheduled resources, QA/QC workflow and training videos, client correspondence, and project management apps.
Design Workshop – 2022 – Client CAD Manager/Trainer – Trained design workshop staff in AutoCAD and Civil 3D. Prepared CAD Template, local deployment, and BIM 360 environment.
Short Elliott Hendricks Inc. (SEH) – 2021 – Client CAD Manager/Trainer – Responsible for SEH’s CAD standard needs in templates, documentation, training series, modifying local deployment, and updating to new environments.
Location: Mayer, Arizona
Since 2001, Justin has worked in the greater Phoenix area leading and supporting many different AEC firms on a variety of projects while gaining experience in civil engineering, land surveying, residential developments, commercial, architectural, construction, and as-built services. Clients have included various cities and counties, civil engineers, architects, surveyors, and a variety of multi-discipline firms. Justin has helped his teams and clients become more efficient and productive by implementing new company standards, workflows, and procedures. He takes pride in seeing growth in other employees and individuals and continues to learn and advance his skillsets to support firms in reaching their goals.
Justin has an associate degree in Architectural Design and Drafting and has the following certifications: Autodesk Certified Instructor (ACI), AutoCAD Certified Professional, FAA Part 107 Remote Pilot license (Small unmanned aircraft system), and Autodesk Certified Professional (ACI). He is proficient in Autodesk products (AutoCAD, Civil 3D, Recap Pro, Map 3D, Infraworks, Network Licensing, BIM360), Esri (Sitescan, ArcGIS Pro), Leica (software and hardware), and Bluebeam Revu.
Wisconsin Department of Transportation - WisDOT - 2022 – Civil Technical Specialist - Recreated Civil 3D workflow videos to operate and sufficiently use InfraWorks.
Lac Que Parle - 2022 – Template Creation – Custom template work including custom styles and settings for their civil group, followed by training.
Charity Hospital New Orleans - 2019 – Scanner/Modeler - Scanned Charity Hospital in New Orleans. Four weeks, 9000 + scans and over one million sq. ft.
Notable Consulting Projects
Concordia – 2022 – Training/Mentoring Services – Provided ArcGIS Pro training to architects and city planners based in New Orleans.
Cannon Air Force Base - 2022 – Training/Mentoring Services – Customized training to include AutoCAD, Map3D, and ArcMap Desktop.
Pape Dawson - 2022 – Training/Mentoring Services – Provided onsite training and mentoring to their teams in Civil 3D, Bluebeam, CTC tools, and GIS to their Texas offices.
Location: Tucson, Arizona
Elijah is a U.S. Navy veteran and has been using Autodesk products since 1997, starting with AutoCAD R14. He has worked as a designer and survey technician in residential, commercial, and land development. He has been involved in several types of civil projects from major street improvements and grocery stores to residential subdivisions.
Elijah holds an associate degree in Computer Aided Drafting & Design, a Bachelor of Science in Digital Entertainment and Game Design, and a Bachelor of Science in Software Engineering and Information Technology. He is proficient in AutoCAD and Civil 3D.
Emily Apartments - 2021 – Civil Technical Specialist – Prepared a full set of construction plans for the 30%, 60%, 90% and final submittal of a 4.66-acre apartment complex.
Heritage Crossing Apartments - 2021 – Civil Technical Specialist – Prepared a full set of construction plans for the 30%, 60%, 90% and final submittal of an 11-acre multi-family subdivision.
Valencia Road & Kolb Road Intersection - 2014 – CAD Tech II - Helped with drafting, design, and improvements for widening Valencia Road to a six-lane roadway with landscaped median islands, drainage improvements, upgrades to traffic signals and more.
Wisconsin Department of Transportation - WisDOT - 2022 – Civil Technical Specialist - Recreated Civil 3D workflow videos to operate and sufficiently use C3D from basics to divided highways.
University of Arizona – College of Architecture - 2019 – Civil Technical Specialist - Helped the Reality Capture Team scan the entire College of Architecture building using the Leica BLK360 laser scanner.
South Alabama University – School of Medicine - 2020 – Civil Technical Specialist - Helped the Reality Capture Team scan the entire School of Medicine building using the Leica BLK360 laser scanner.
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
Since 1994, Wendell has supported civil engineering firms across the country with GIS, water resources, civil design, drafting, modeling, and CAD management. He takes pride in seeing growth in other employees and individuals and continues to learn and advance his skillset to support civil engineering firms in reaching their goals.
Wendell’s studies include an associate degree in Drafting and Design Technologies. His certifications include ODOT-Highway ADA Curb Ramp Inspection, ADA Curb Ramp Design and Pedestrian Signal Placement, Confined Space Entry, WSDOE SMMWW Certification in Erosion and Control Placement, and Autodesk Civil 3D and AutoCAD.
Las Vegas, Nevada - 2020 – CAD Designer - Provided design, 3D modeling, detailing, and water infrastructure facilities for Las Vegas, NV, residential communities.
City of Beaverton, Oregon - 2020 – Engineering Technician - Managed field crews in coordination with the engineering team to provide on-call construction layout services and water infrastructure facilities for a residential community in Beaverton, OR.
City of Vancouver, Washington - 2019 - Engineering Technician - Managed field crews in coordination with the sewer engineering team to provide on-call construction layout services for sanitary sewer connection incentive projects in residential communities in Vancouver, WA.
VAA Engineering, MN. – 2022 –Technical Specialist – Updated client’s legacy AutoCAD and Civil 3D deployments, tool palettes and installations from AutoCAD 2021 to 2023 with the coordination of the VAA engineering team.
Waring Associates, CO. – 2022 –Technical Specialist - Updated client’s legacy AutoCAD deployments, tool palettes and installations from AutoCAD Architecture to 2020 with coordination with the Waring Associates engineering team.
Hanlon Engineering, AZ. – 2022 - Technical Specialist – Provided a combined Business Process Assessment based on the client’s main software packages, including Civil 3D, Revit, and Plant 3D, in which the goal of the assessment was to identify how the client could become proficient with their current CAD workflows, CAD standards and to prepare them for their subsequent software updates.
Location: Palm Springs, California
Jose Luis has worked for transnational companies in the infrastructure industry, primarily in pipeline mining, for more than 20 years. He has extensive experience utilizing Autodesk, ESRI, and Bentley software, mentoring designers and engineers and interacting with clients. During the last four years, he served as a Design Engineer/Corporate Quality Manager and developed a quality management system for the company. Outside of work, he enjoys swimming, exercising, concerts, and most anything related to travel.
Jose Luis’s studies include a bachelor’s in civil engineering from Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas and a technical degree in mechanical drafting from SENATI Peru. He speaks English and Spanish and can communicate in Portuguese. He is proficient in Autodesk products (AutoCAD, Civil 3D, Inventor), Bentley (Microstation, Inroads), ArcGIS and Bluebeam.
Clancy and Theys – 2022 – Project Leader – Modeled four pipe networks for the 30%, 60%, 90% and final submittal of datacourt project.
Fukunaga Engineering – 2022 – Civil Infrastructure Technical Specialist –Updated a full set of alignment sheets and key plan for the PKE Sewer Improvements project.
Town & Country – 2022 – Content Creation Leader – Created custom parts (Cylinders, Eccentric Manholes, Concentric Manholes, and Inlets) with multiple connection points for use in Civil 3D.
Rukert Meilke – 2022 – Content Creation Leader – Created custom pressure catalogs (PVC pipes, HDPE pipes, DI, bends, WYE, gate valves, air release valve, cleanout single and bi-directionals) for use in Civil 3D.
BHI – 2022 – Content Creation Leader – Created custom structures library (48 inlets and manholes) for use in Civil 3D.
Location: Roscoe, Illinois
Kaitlin is a Civil Infrastructure Technical Specialist that helps our clients with training, mentoring, drafting, and design needs. Since 2016, Kaitlin has worked in Florida and Illinois supporting survey and civil engineering firms on a variety of civil land development projects, residential and commercial developments, utility design projects, and survey projects. Kaitlin has been using her experience and passion to learn to help her become a better teacher, drafter, designer, and survey CAD technician for the past six years.
Kaitlin has a knack for problem-solving and enjoys assisting her coworkers and clients with improving CAD standards, procedures, and workflows in AutoCAD and Civil 3D. She is CAD certified and uses those skills to learn as much as she can in the field. She is an Autodesk Certified Instructor (ACI) and proficient in Autodesk products (AutoCAD and Civil 3D), Esri products (ArcGIS Pro, ArcGIS Online, and ArcGIS Web AppBuilder), and Bluebeam Revu.
Vale Water Management District – 2022 – Survey – Processed and mapped over 10,000 buffalo boxes in ArcGIS Pro.
Cypress Creek Wellfield – 2018 – Surveyor – Collected field data and then mapped multiple roads and trails in ArcGIS Pro and ArcGIS Web AppBuilder.
Brooksville Woods – 2016 – Designer/Drafter – Assisted in the designs of a large residential community using Civil 3D.
IL-20 Study – 2022 – Created multiple web apps to show different aspects of the project and then trained the team to use them to the fullest extent.
C.W. Bill Young Regional Reservoir – 2021 – Assisted the maintenance team in learning new tools and using the collected data in Civil 3D.
Tampa Bay Water – 2018 – Created templates and workflows in Civil 3D and then did multiple pieces of training on how to use them.
Location: Asheville, North Carolina
Stephen has worked in the civil engineering industry, primarily in site development and pre-development planning, since 2017. During the last five years, he served as a Design Engineer and developed firm-wide unique methods of operation.
Stephen’s studies include an Associate of Applied Science in Civil Engineering Technology. He is proficient in Autodesk products (AutoCAD, Civil 3D, Recap, Map 3D), GIS applications, and wet utility distribution network analysis software. Stephen has mentored and trained other designers and has a rich history of leading the rollout of new technology.
60 Grove Micro Housing – 2022 – CAD Technician/Design Engineer – Architectural coordination, and project plan sheets.
Historic Flatiron Building – 2021 – CAD Technician/Design Engineer – Developed concepts and plan sheets for major public hardscape renovation in downtown Asheville, NC.
AFG Distribution – 2020 – CAD Technician/Design Engineer – Concept creation, grading analysis, stormwater management planning, vehicle tracking-commercial truck turn analysis and parking design.
CAD Management – 2021 – CAD Technician/Design Engineer – Created and managed a library of blocks for traffic, parking, commercial and residential building footprints, etc. for use in Civil 3D.
CAD Management – 2021 – CAD Technician/Design Engineer – Created standards of procedure documents including unique methods of survey conversion to company standard templates.
Construction Administration – 2021 – CAD Technician/Design Engineer – Site visits, pre-development site analysis, and UAV/drone operation.
Location: Kalispell, Montana
Daniel helps our clients with training, mentoring, drafting, and design needs. Since 2011, Daniel has worked in Texas and Montana supporting survey and civil engineering firms on a variety of civil land development projects, residential and commercial developments, government projects, utility design, municipal projects, and survey projects. Daniel has used his passion for problem-solving and his experience in the industry to help him become a better teacher, drafter, and designer for the past 12 years.
Daniel has a knack for finding creative solutions to problems and enjoys assisting his coworkers and clients with improving CAD standards, procedures, and workflows in AutoCAD Civil 3D. He is an Autodesk Certified Instructor (ACI) and proficient in Autodesk products (AutoCAD and Civil 3D), Microsoft products, and Bluebeam Revu.
The Fort Subdivision – 2021-2022 – Designer – Designed all aspects of a 13-lot commercial tract located in Bigfork, MT.
Randolph Air Force Base – 2014 – Design/Drafter – Helped create plans for restriping multiple aprons at Randolph AFB in San Antonio, TX. (Also got to go on-site, coolest project ever)
Creekside Apartments – 2018 – Designer – Responsible for the grading and drainage of a large, multi-building, apartment complex located in New Braunfels, TX.
Highway MT-93 – 2022 – Created multiple cross-sections of the proposed improvements for use in job prospecting and potential bidding.
Guadalupe-Blanco River Authority – 2019 – Assisted the mapping/planning team of GBRA in developing AutoCAD maps showing areas inhabited by the endangered Golden-Cheeked Warbler.
Location: Encinitas, California
Alan helps our clients with training, mentoring, software consulting, local deployments, drafting, and design needs. Alan’s work experience ranges from surveying and civil land development projects, residential and commercial developments, public works and improvement projects, highway widening, utility design projects, Geotech and soil projects, planning and permitting consulting and management, and environmental mitigation projects.
Alan has a master’s in business administration and is always looking for efficiencies in the work processes he’s engaged in. His work experience and acquired skillsets have helped him become a patient and adept teacher, trainer, and mentor acclimating beginner to advanced-level users to new features in software like the Autodesk suite and workflow management in a laid-back approach. He is an Autodesk Certified Instructor (ACI) and proficient in Autodesk software (AutoCAD, Civil 3D, Infraworks, Map 3D, BIM360, SSA, Recap Pro, Vehicle Tracking), Esri ArcGIS Pro, and Bluebeam Revu.
Bressi Ranch – Carlsbad, CA – Involved in planning, mapping, design, and construction phases of this large-scale master-planned mixed-use community.
San Elijo Hills – Civil Engineering Designer – Conquered an achievement of modern engineering challenges by grading design using cutting-edge retaining wall design, Geotech, and expert use of earthwork in AutoCAD Civil 3D. created commercial residential spaces on the uninhabitable hill and mountain landscapes.
Ramona Expressway Road Widening – Senior Designer/Project Manager – Navigated through design issues by leading a team of CAD Drafters and Designers while shepherding and consulting the municipalities and builders through the multi-jurisdictional permit processes.
Ground Water Contamination Mitigation – US DOD – Managed biological and geological studies of groundwater contamination and multiple agencies, obtaining permits to install groundwater monitoring wells, mitigation equipment, and support infrastructure.
Implemented AutoCAD and Civil 3d Autodesk Suite – Christensen Engineering – Alan transitioned an emerging Civil and Survey firm from antiquated Terra-Model Software to the cutting-edge Autodesk Suite.
Civil 3D Local Deployment – Project Design Consultants – Created templates, custom block libraries, settings, and workflows in Civil 3D and did multiple pieces of training on how to use them in both a large group classroom setting as well as the individual tutoring level.
Location: Jacksonville, Florida
Tobin helps our clients with training, mentoring, drafting, and design needs. Since 2015, Tobin has used his experience in managing AutoCAD templates and software training for some of the largest construction companies in Jacksonville on a variety of projects, including civil land development, commercial development, healthcare, government, utility design, industrial, and various survey as-built and layout projects. Tobin has been using his passion for problem-solving and his experience in the industry to scale up excellence through blogs, videos, and in-person consulting, in addition to online and in-person training for the past eight years.
Tobin has a mindful but competitive approach to education and training; he wants to raise the bar and give lasting value to new and existing generations of production staff to improve their careers and, by extension, their lives. He is an Autodesk Certified Instructor (ACI) and proficient in Autodesk products (AutoCAD and Civil 3D), Microsoft products, and Bluebeam Revu. He has assisted in the development of Arko AI Latent Diffusion Model plugins for Revit, Rhino, Sketchup, Civil 3D, and Infraworks.
United States Cadastral Modernization Plan – 2015 – Drafter – Worked with designers and mapping professionals. This project included legal analyses, site evaluation and grading, creation of geo-referenced Real Estate Summary Maps in CADD and GIS, creation of geodatabases in the SDSFIE 3.0 data model, and 2-point boundary survey coordination, for the northwest and midwest United States. Helped by updating workflows to better utilize the software and worked using ArcGIS, AutoCAD Civil 3D, and Bluebeam to revise proposals, and worked with survey data in GIS and Civil 3D to develop Real Estate Summary Maps.
Frito-Lay Charlotte Global Engineering Solution (GES) – 2016 – Design/Drafter – Created construction documents for this ‘green field’ new facility. Worked on this project using AutoCAD Civil 3D and helped by developing details and creating existing and demolition plans based on on-site survey calculate sanitary flows, placed gas, water, fire and sewer piping and structures as well as coordinating connection points with MEP disciplines, and traffic control.
Ilima Swimming Pool Complex at Hale Koa Hotel – 2019 – Designer – All design elements of the pool complex incorporate Hawaiian culture and aesthetics. The entrance is flanked by waterfalls cascading down lava rock walls (and pillars) topped by fire bowls, and gas tiki torches line the perimeter. The pool is shaped like the Hawaiian War Club with white fabric awnings to represent shark teeth on the club. The pool complex also features brick pavers throughout, and the resort’s renowned Indian banyan tree “Esmeralda” is prominently featured in the design.
Location: Missoula, Montana
Alex assists clients with all things drafting and designing in Civil 3D. He has worked alongside civil engineers, professional land surveyors, land use planners, geotechnical engineers, GIS professionals, architects, developers, and contractors, and has collaborated with a variety of engineering technicians.
In addition to being a certified professional in Civil 3D and an Autodesk Certified Instructor (ACI), Alex has a degree in civil engineering technology with a certificate in land surveying. His work experience includes civil engineering design, surveying workflows, oil & gas drafting, GIS and database management and maintenance, and information technology. He has experience with BSE software including Skyline, DASH, and REV Database, as well as experience in creating, maintaining, and managing drafting standards and protocols. Alex is also experienced in modern surveying methods including GPS and total station data collection, construction staking, and survey data reduction.
Remington Flats Subdivision – Lead Drafter and Designer – The Remington Flats Subdivision is a 152-lot major subdivision located in Missoula, MT. Alex worked with a small civil engineering team to accomplish the layout of the subdivision, roads, curb & gutter, sidewalks, water systems, sanitary & storm sewer, and dry utilities. Alex drafted a large variety of exhibits throughout the subdivision approval process, from pre-design all the way through to as-builts, final platting, and construction coordination.
Oasis Loop Pipeline – Lead Drafter and Designer – The Oasis Loop project is a 16-mile steel pipeline in north-central North Dakota. In addition to drafting all exhibits, including both legal plats and construction alignment sheets, Alex assisted in the field during both the staking phase and the as-built data collection phase as a survey technician and party chief. Due to the complexity of this project and submittal requirements, Alex oversaw the formatting of over 10,000 survey data points and the processing of them into a highly specialized GIS database.
Jiffy Lube/The Harper/Mudman Burgers – Lead Drafter and Designer – A commercial development in Kalispell, MT that included the rehabilitation and improvement of an existing restaurant site in addition to a new development connected on the same site with a Jiffy Lube and a multi-story housing unit. The project included complex grading to meet ADA and storm drainage requirements, as well as full utility coordination.
Civil 3D Local Deployment – Professional Consultants Inc, 406 Engineering – Alex installed and initialized multiple seats of Civil 3D and created templates, standards, and workflows. He supported rolling these out to engineers, planners, surveyors, and production drafters to increase collaboration and productivity within the organization.
Location: Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Dale’s journey with Autodesk products started with AutoCAD R14 (Softdesk 8), LDD 1, LDD2, LDD3, and Civil 3D 2007 – 2024. He is proficient in all things Civil 3D related. As he pursued his degree at Virginia Highland Community College (VHCC) he kick-started his career as a drafter for a local mining reclamation engineering firm in his hometown of Abingdon, Virginia. Over the course of 25 years, Dale has gathered experience in civil infrastructure projects including water & wastewater design, single-family land development, multifamily land development, commercial design, and land planning. He has worked for various engineering firms in Virginia, North Carolina, and South Carolina where he has worn many hats, including Technical Drafter, Engineering Technician, CAD Designer, Computer Systems Manager, and Regional CAD Technology Manager.
Dale is also a U.S. Veteran and served in the United States Navy during Operation Desert Storm (1991) aboard the USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71 – Nimitz Class Nuclear Aircraft Carrier) based out of Norfolk Naval Base (Norfolk, Virginia). He was also part of Operation Provide Comfort I (1991).
Dale holds an Associate in Applied Science with a major in Computer Aided Drafting and Design Technology from Virginia Highlands Community College in Abingdon, Virginia. He also took Information Technology classes at ECPI Technical College in Raleigh, North Carolina to help aid him in working with network environments in relation to CAD management. He is an A+ Certified and Microsoft Certified Professional and looks forward to adding more certifications as he progresses in his career.
Johnston County Waterline Design – Dale was the Lead Designer for a 36-mile long 20-inch water main project in Johnston County, North Carolina, and helped with surveying, fieldwork, and drafting and design of the 100-plus drawing set that included ortho photographs used for placement of the waterline along various roadways within the county. He used AutoCAD LDD 1 for the drafting and design of this project.
Duplin County Transfer Station Design – Dale was the Lead Designer for the Duplin County Transfer Station in Duplin County, North Carolina. He helped with surveying, CAD Design, and permitting at various state and government agencies. He used AutoCAD LDD 3 for drafting and designing this project.
Stoots Mountain Recreational Subdivision – Dale was instrumental in the layout and design of a recreational subdivision in Wythe County, Virginia. This was a huge project that encompassed many hours onsite helping locate wetland areas of impact, working with local reviewers, and laying out and designing roadways and stormwater control for this 300-plus lot community. The community was purchased by a group of retired firemen from Florida to develop for recreational use. He used Civil 3D 2010 to lay out and design this project.
The Farm at Timberlake – Dale was the Lead Designer on this single-family subdivision project located in the South Strand of the Greater Myrtle Beach area near Surfside South Carolina. He worked on the last phase of this multiple-phase land development project and designed the roadways, lot layouts, infrastructure, and storm ponds for this phase of the subdivision. He also helped with grading and cut & fill analysis for the project as well. He used Civil 3D 2022 to lay out and design this project.
In-House CAD Management for a Virginia-based Engineering Consulting Firm– Dale worked as the Regional CAD Technology Manager and was tasked with creating Civil 3D workflows tied to company standards and ensuring design teams got the training and technical support they needed for day-to-day operations. He also assisted with design team assessments and coordinated with the Director of Design Software and traveled to regional offices to conduct these assessments and gave feedback reports on where teams could improve with efficiencies and workloads to leverage their profitability on all civil land development projects.