Richard Shroads, P.E., L.S. is the original founder and Principal Engineer in Charge for projects undertaken by the Prescott, Arizona office. Mr. Shroads founded Civiltec engineering, inc. in 1986. He has been responsible for design and construction surveying for hundreds of infrastructure improvement projects, construction management issues, housing projects, condominium projects, industrial, commercial and government facilities, county drainage studies, floodplain studies, and many other types of projects. The design aspects mentioned include land planning studies, feasibility studies and preliminary maps, conditional use permits, zone change processing, development plans, waterline improvement plans, final maps and plats, sewer improvement plans, water and sewer pump stations, street improvement plans, hydrology and storm drainage improvement plans, boundary and topographic surveying, entitlement processing and land title matters.