All In A Day's Work

At Summit Engineering, we apply scientific and technical knowledge to the design, analysis, construction, and maintenance of the built environment. For more than three decades, our highly-qualified team of engineering professionals have worked to engineer the West, bringing both experience and expertise to bear on projects ranging from buildings and businesses to bridges, roads, canals, dams, and developments for the benefit of stakeholders throughout the communities we serve.

Specialized Services

Over the past 45 years, Summit Engineering has added a variety of specialized services to complement our Civil Engineering, Surveying, and Geotechnical departments.
  • Civil Engineering 
  • Geotechnical Engineering 
  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS) 
  • Hydrology 
  • Hydraulics 
  • Photogrammetry
  • Surveying 
  • Water Rights 
  • Testing & Inspection 

Public Works

At Summit Engineering, our public works teams have extensive expertise in a wide range of public works projects from concept to completion and everything in between. Summit's public works services include Civil Improvement Plan Design, Geotechnical Studies, AASHTO Certified Geotechnical Lab, Hydrology Studies, Sewer Studies, Project Management, Bidding Support Services, Construction Surveying, and Material Testing/Inspection.
  • Road Reconstruction
  • New Road Design
  • Storm Drain Rehabilitation
  • Storm Drain Improvements
  • Storm Drain System Modeling/Design
  • Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation
  • Sanitary Sewer Improvements
  • Sanitary Sewer System Modeling/Design
  • Water System Modeling/Design
  • Flood Studies
  • Preparation of Contract Documents
  • Preparation of Technical Specifications
  • Bidding Support Services

Land Development

Summit has the ability to consult for any portion of a project, ranging from a small, specialized aspect of the whole to offering our entire menu of services for large-scale land development projects.  Summit’s land development services include Civil Improvement Plan Design, Geotechnical Studies, Hydrology Studies, Sewer Studies, Final Mapping, Land Use Planning, Construction Surveying, and Materials Testing/Inspection.
  • Residential / Commercial / Industrial Site Layout
  • Grading Design
  • Water System Modeling / Design
  • Storm Drain System Modeling / Design
  • Sanitary Sewer System Modeling / Design
  • Hydrology
  • Erosion Control Design
  • Final Survey Mapping
  • Permitting
  • Land Use Planning
  • Construction Surveying
  • Materials Testing / Inspection
  • Drainage Certifications
  • Septic System Design / Inspection
  • Geotechnical Investigations
  • Construction Management
  • Water Rights
  • Low Impact Development Design
  • Project Bidding
  • Structural Design
  • FEMA Flood Certifications
  • Project Master Planning


Summit Engineering Corporation offers a multitude of specialized services for mining project owners and managers. Our mining engineering team can evaluate and characterize both metallic and industrial-mineral mine sites across Nevada and the West, with expertise in geotechnical investigations for open-pit mines, mineral title investigations, mine permitting and reclamation bond investigations, and soils and bedrock investigations related to mine design and construction.
  • Mining, construction, and boundary surveys
  • Mining claim staking and creation
  • Materials testing and inspection
  • Building, road, and infrastructure design
  • Water systems analysis and design
  • Water rights
  • Environmental services
  • Exploration services
  • Mine permitting and annual permitting requirements
  • Specialty services

Engineering Professionals With The Vision And Resources To Get The Job Done


Engineering the West Since 1978