The civil and site development services at American Engineering Consultants clear the way for projects to proceed smoothly amidst numerous environmental, regulatory, and logistical factors. Our staff provides a multi-disciplined approach to solving problems, bringing together the wisdom of a diverse group of specialists.


Commercial Development

Floodplain / Floodway Studies

Landscaping Plans

Drainage & Sediment Control

Environmental Site Assessment

Master Land Use Planning

Parking Lot Design

Roadway Design

Roadway Resurfacing/Improvement Evaluation and Design

Sediment and Erosion Control System Design

Site Development and Design

Solar Site Design

Subdivision Design

Stormwater Conveyance System Design

Stormwater Detention / Retention Basin Design

Zoning / Land Use Regulatory Issues


University of SC Parking Lot Improvements

Improvements to Hampton, Pickens, Maxcy, McCutchen, Greene Street, and Spigner House parking lots on University of SC campus. Services include surveys, geotechnical evaluation of the condition of the existing pavement, evaluation of parking layouts, preparation of design drawings, management of bid and construction.

Haitian Property Development, Berkeley County

Survey and civil engineering services for a new manufacturing/assembly plant located on a 21.95 acre site. The facility will be completed in three phases: A 15,000 square foot office building and a manufacturing/assembly building covering an area of approximately 100,000 square feet, survey services, and civil engineering services to include site layout, utility plan, grading and drainage plan, erosion and sediment control plan, permitting and construction observation.

Southern Current Solar Farm Sites

Civil engineering and permitting for twelve solar farm developments. The sites range in size from 20 to 90 acres, and are comprised on sun-tracking solar panel arrays. Due to the large disturbed acreage of each site, phased sediment and erosion control plans were required.

State Farmers Market Phillips Market Center

Civil design services included preparation of existing site condition plan, grading and drainage plan, erosion and sediment control plan, storm drainage profiles, encroachment permit, water and wastewater plan, landscaping and irrigation plan, and geotechnical investigation.

Hunters Grove Subdivision

Design and layout of a ninety-two (92) lot residential subdivision that included roadways, storm drainage systems, water distribution systems, and sanitary sewer systems. Services included coordination with the City of Columbia for water system connection and permitting, NiAmerica for the gravity sewer system and SCDOT for the primary entrance and the secondary emergency entrance.

Irmo-Chapin Recreation Commission- Eptings Camp Road Site Phase 1 & 2

Survey and civil engineering services on the 55 acre site in support and development of a new recreational park and facilities. Civil Engineering services included site staking plan, grading and drainage plan, erosion and sediment control plan, zoning plan, encroachment plan, and utility plan.

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