About Us

Quality Engineering Solutions, Inc. (QES) is a small/woman-owned business, which was incorporated in Pennsylvania in 1997. QES is registered as a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) with several government agencies as well as a registered SWBE, WBE, MBE and WS. For a complete listing of our certifications, please visit our Certifications page. We have offices in Conneaut Lake, Pennsylvania and Reno, Nevada. Our vision statement is expressed by our name. The company members express pride in our emphasis on quality and our ability to deliver practical, innovative solutions to a broad range of projects. We have extensive experience in a variety of areas including pavement and materials related areas, construction inspection, training, research, quality control/quality assurance programs, forensic investigation, and expert witness testimony.

Our primary expertise is in pavement and materials related areas, including pavement design, rehabilitation and maintenance designs, forensic evaluation, pavement management, materials specification and evaluation, construction management, construction inspection, and quality control/quality assurance. Our expertise in construction inspection includes highway and bridge projects. Our expertise in training includes the development of training materials as well as course presentation. We have provided national level training courses to federal and state agency personnel, provided advanced technical lectures to other engineers, and taught college courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. We have also coordinated workshops, seminars, and conferences. Our research experience includes large data collection activities, literature searches, and compilation of previous research findings as well as data analysis, statistical validation of research results, and reporting. We have also written and implemented detailed quality control/quality assurance programs for both federal and state agencies.

QES and its principals have performed work for a wide range of clients, including government agencies, such as the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), Innovative Pavement Research Foundation (IPRF), Maryland State Highway Administration (MDSHA), National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP), National Highway Institute (NHI), Pennsylvania Asphalt Paving Association (PAPA), Regional Transportation Commission (RTC), United States Army, and United States Navy; Departments of Transportation in Alaska (DOT&PF), California (Caltrans), Colorado (CDOT), Nevada (NDOT), Ohio (ODOT), Pennsylvania (PennDOT), Sacramento (SACDOT), Utah (UDOT), Virginia (VDOT), and the United States Department of Transportation (USDOT); Los Angeles County (LACMTA); Port Authorities in Allegheny County (PAAC), Miami (Port of Miami), New Jersey (PANYNJ), New York (PANYNJ), Virginia (VPA), Ports America, and Port Newark Container Terminal (PNCT); universities and their associated transportation research centers, such as Allegheny College, Pennsylvania State University (PSU), The Thomas D. Larson Pennsylvania Transportation Institute; University of Nevada, Reno; and Westminster College; and corporate entities, such as Applied Research Associates, Inc., CH2M HILL, Erdman Anthony, Fugro Roadware, Inc., Glenn O. Hawbaker, Inc., Granite Construction, Inc., HDR Engineering, Inc., Kennedy/Jenks Consultants, Lindy Paving, Inc., Maguire Group, New Enterprise Stone & Lime Co., Inc., Parsons Brinckerhoff Quade & Douglas, Inc., Trumbull Corporation, Virginia Maintenance Systems, Inc., and Wilbur Smith Associates. The principals of QES have also routinely provided a significant amount of volunteer work for the National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) Transportation Research Board (TRB). To view the credentials of our principals, and for a more comprehensive listing of our clients, please visit the above links.

We pride ourselves on providing a quality product, on time and within budget. We are positioned to provide the finest pavement and materials engineering, construction inspection, management, and training services available and hope that an opportunity arises to be of service in the near future.

 

All Locations:

 

Conneaut Lake, PA

405 Water Street

P.O. Box 3004

Conneaut Lake, PA 16316

(814) 382-0373

 

Reno, Nevada

701 Jones Street

Reno, NV 89503

(775) 337-2655