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DeWalt Corporation is pleased to announce the recent hiring of Adam Ojeda as a Civil Engineer. Adam has ten years of experience in the area of civil design and construction management. His diverse career has allowed him to work for major private clients such as FedEx and the Union Pacific Railroad as well as within the public sector for small and large clients such as the City of Arvin and the United States Navy. Immediately before coming to DeWalt, Adam was the Assistant City Engineer for Arvin where he was born and raised. He is a graduate of Arvin High School as well as U.C. Berkeley.

DeWalt Corporation is pleased to announce the recent hiring of Susanna Kormendi as a Project Manager. Susanna has over 16 years of experience as a professional engineer/ project manager in Alberta and British Columbia in the fields of development and traffic engineering, and transportation planning. Her career provided opportunity to work in both the Private and Public Sectors. Susanna received her BSc in Civil Engineering Degree from the University of Alberta. She furthered her education graduating from the University of Waterloo with a MASc Degree in Civil Engineering.

DeWalt Corporation is pleased to announce the recent hiring of Stephen Bahr as a Civil Engineer.  Stephen has extensive experience in both Civil and Mechanical Engineering and has done work for various oil producers and municipalities throughout the Central Valley. His career has included work with engineering companies in Civil and Mechanical Engineering departments. Stephen is a graduate of Portales High School (New Mexico). Stephen furthered his education, graduating from Brigham Young University in Utah.

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Since 1965, DeWalt has provided multi-faceted, dependable consulting for professional civil engineering, land surveying, planning, construction management services as well as staying on top of new development strategies.


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Our Mission

DeWalt Corporation provides innovative preparation and processing of improvement and redevelopment plans in municipalities as it has in Arvin at the south end of the valley, and in the Bay Area, for the City of Oakley. DeWalt has also performed engineering services to the City of Shafter, the North Bakersfield Parks & Recreation District, and the Kern Water Agency.

Mindful of the future, DeWalt is a leader in the urban infill/mixed-use development that combines retail and residential space in multiple-story buildings. These multi-purpose structures are becoming more prevalent in California, along with the call for the planning and design of sustainable communities. It’s a call DeWalt can answer with quality results because the company stays out front of the latest design trends.


Sub-Surface Utility Management: Our SUM department has been designed and developed with a culture that values the methodical. Methodical research…Methodical search. The DeWalt Corporation SUM department complements their methodology with technical equipment that reinforces and supports our commitment to meticulousness and thoroughness. Our certified staff also commits time and effort in continued improvement of their knowledge and process. >>

Engineering: Our professionally licensed engineering staff is diversely experienced…capable communicators and collaborators with our valued clients as well as with governmental agency representatives. Our emphasis on communication makes us your “local everywhere” consultant. The DeWalt Corporation Engineering staff is focused on civil and transportation engineering solutions that are functional and reliable. >>

Surveying and Mapping: The DeWalt Corporation Survey Department is staffed with technicians and professionals using methodology that is sound and reliable, assuring our clients survey data that is accurate and dependable. With great respect for our clients and the prompt completion of their projects, the DeWalt Corporation Survey Department focuses on timely response to requests for survey. We count on collaborative relationships with our customers to ensure smooth flow of data from field to office. DeWalt Corporation invests in survey technology that complements our professional staff. >>

3D Services:The 3D Services Department recognizes the value in accurate collection of 3D data for point cloud registration. The 3D staff at DeWalt Corporation incorporates precise survey techniques into its 3D data collection methodology, ensuring data that is suitable for accurate 3D modeling.  DeWalt Corporation’s 3D Services department is supporting and consulting with clients and other professionals that want the security of designing and engineering projects in a 3D environment. Laser scanning of existing site conditions creates the most reliable and accurate base for a BIM project. >>

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