UDG is well versed in the current regulatory requirements for civil engineering projects, including highly complex permitting processes. UDG provides a full range of services for all aspects of civil engineering design including surveying, planning, preparation of construction plans and construction administration. UDG applies sound engineering principles and state-of-the-art technologies in the planning and design of
all its civil engineering projects, but it is the vision of its principals that has lifted UDG to its position of leadership.

The City of Austin has some of the most complex development regulations regarding environmental protection. UDG has designed water quality controls for projects ranging from downtown to the most sensitive requirements over the Edwards Aquifer. Designs are developed to accommodate clients’ needs, ranging from locating the pond under the building in the West Campus area to the design of a world class landscape amenity at Lake Austin Spa. At UDG, our site engineering philosophy is to develop the most cost effective solution which meets the overall goal of the project.

Many firms can provide adequate engineering design, but the team at UDG specializes in solving difficult problems and providing creative solutions for its clients, all the while considering the marketability and economy of the projects.

Utilizing its broad expertise, UDG has provided engineering and surveying services to a diverse client base. UDG's public sector and private clients include major corporations, local and national land development companies, schools and medical facilities, lending institutions, and local, state and federal agencies.

Whether the project is large or small, the partners at UDG view its success as their personal responsibility. UDG is shaping the urban environment by providing creative solutions to difficult urban design problems. Some of our projects include: