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Pritchard Engineering, Inc. is a professional organization located at 5227 S Frontage Rd, Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi. The company was founded in 1997 and now enjoys 26 year tenure. Pritchard Testing, Inc. is a full service materials testing and inspection laboratory located at 2510 Mattox Street, Tupelo, Mississippi and was opened in
2019. Actively participating in the civil, environmental, and geotechnical disciplines, our in-house capabilities include Environmental Permitting, Surveying and Mapping, Geotechnical Investigations, Design Engineering and Development of Plans and Specifications, Construction Phase Testing, Resident Inspection, Project Administration.
We offer extensive services to developers of commercial and industrial facilities including a complete design package that consists of construction plans for grading and drainage, underground utilities, erosion and storm water management, road and parking lot layout, construction layout and boundary and topographic surveys.
Geotechnical services include subsurface exploration and development of design recommendations for new structures or paving as well as forensic evaluations where warranted.
A clear understanding of project objectives developed through early communication with the client allows for development of cost efficient investigating, analysis, and documentation.
Quality assurance testing and inspection of earthwork, cast-in-place concrete, asphalt, and structural steel are vital to document materials and workmanship compliant with project plans and specifications.
Our 4000 square foot materials testing laboratory is routinely certified, fully equipped, and staffed with certified technicians to provide expeditious laboratory analyses of soils, concrete, and asphalt in accordance with applicable ASTM, ACI, and AASHTO specifications for quality assurance.
Boundary surveys are conducted under the direct supervision of licensed land surveyors and meet or exceed the minimum standards adopted by the Mississippi State Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors and appropriate ALTA requirements where specified.
Topographic mapping is of the highest quality with visible site features delineated, subsurface utilities presented through research with the Owner and/or respective providers, and elevations depicted at one foot contour intervals with spot elevations provided for clarity. Our aerial photography done by drones highlights mapping quality.
Pritchard Engineering provides a wide variety of civil engineering services including but not limited to: virgin site development and re-purposing of existing properties, design and rehabilitation of roadways, bridges, and airfields, design and analysis of earthen dams, reservoirs, and impoundments, provision of reliable potable water and sanitary sewer capacity,
stormwater management, environmental permitting and regulatory compliance. Our client base consists of numerous private, commercial, retail, and residential developers, heavy industries, municipalities, health care providers, and educational entities ranging from elementary to college.
Phase I Environmental Assessments are intended to identify recognized environmental hazards in general accordance with criteria stipulated by ASTM Practice E 1527-97 Standard Practice for Environmental Site Assessments: Phase I Environmental Site Assessment Process.
As defined by the reference standard, the assessment process consists of four primary components including record review, site reconnaissance, interviews, and report preparation.
What you see is what you get
Project development, design, and implementation benefit from direct “hands on” consideration and contribution from the principals and project engineers. Project assignments are not subrogated to satellite offices or intern personnel.
Pritchard Engineering, Inc. is dedicated to providing dynamic engineering services that emphasize open-ended design, efficient team work, communication, and a reputation for technical excellence, innovation, and personalized service. We are committed to providing unparalleled client service with a focus on quality civil design and cost-effective, responsive solutions to civil engineering and the challenges that it presents.
Project continuity has and is greatly enhanced as our team provides Project Management, Engineering, Construction Management and Inspection insuring that every detail of the design intent is fully implemented during construction. Participation by this team provides continuity through utilization of accessible professionals allowing for efficient adaptation of project requirements to accommodate future needs.