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Civil and Pavement

Our civil and pavement services are provided from the HVJ office in Austin which was established in 2001.

Civil and Pavement
Engineering Services

We provide a wide range of civil and pavement engineering services focused on developing innovative designs which are cost-effective and focused on achieving long term success by carefully developing the project design criteria based on input from the client. Understanding local traffic and soil conditions, available pavement materials, and agency design requirements allow HVJ to be successful and cost-efficient.

Recent Projects

We focus on public sector infrastructure projects. We deliver superior engineering knowledge and an outstanding experience.

SH 161 Civil and Pavement Engineering Project Image

SH 161 (IH 20 to South of Egyptian Way), Grand Prairie, Texas

Grand Prairie: Award winning solution using moisture conditioning to overcome unsuitable subgrade soils

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Bayport Civil and Pavement Engineering Project Image

Bayport Phase 2 Container Yard (CY6 North), Bayport, Texas

Bayport/Port of Houston: We provided a solution with better performance than conventional reinforced concrete that also shorted the project completion by several months.

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US 75 Pavement Engineering Project Overview

US 75, Denison, Texas

Denison: Discovery of a high gypsum content in the soil led to an innovative solution to reuse existing asphalt materials that reduced total material costs, and provided a smoother surface.

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The office and staff are pre-certified by TxDOT for the following:

  • 3.1.1 Route Studies & Schematic Design - Minor Roadways
  • 3.4.1 Minor Bridge Layouts
  • 4.1.1 Minor Roadway Design
  • 4.2.1 Roadway Design
  • 4.3.1 Complex Highway Design
  • 6.1.1 Routine Bridge Inspection Team Leader
  • 6.2.1 Complex Bridge Inspection Team
  • 7.1.1 Traffic Engineering Studies
  • 8.1.1 Signing, Pavement Marking, And Channelization
  • 8.5.1 Highway-Rail Grade Crossings
  • 9.1.1 Bicycle And Pedestrian Facility Development

Meet The Team

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Frank Carmichael

Branch Manager/Pavement Practice Leader

Mr. Carmichael manages statewide services and has developed award-winning designs on paving projects.

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Linda Barlow

Department Manager

Ms. Barlow manages operations and provides leadership for street rehabilitation PSE and traffic control plan projects.

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Mark McDaniel

Senior Project Manager

Mr. McDaniel is an expert in pavement material behavior and pavement design based on 25 years’ experience with TxDOT.

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Reuben James

Project Manager

Mr. James is an expert in non-destructive pavement testing and pavement and other asset management systems.

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HVJ Austin

1701 Directors Blvd., Ste 910
Austin, TX 78744



(737) 222-5151