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Berglund Schmidt & Associates offers big city capabilities with regional expertise, utilizing the latest, industry standard technology and software. 


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Local experience and the latest technology.

At Berglund, Schmidt & Associates we are committed to finding the best possible sustainable design through application of the latest technology and knowledge in the fields of civil engineering and land surveying.


I was extremely pleased with the service provided by the staff at Berglund, Schmidt, & Associates.

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Survey Division

Berglund, Schmidt & Associates has extensive experience and records dating back to 1910 that allow our Land Surveyors to provide the clients with the most accurate and cost effective solutions to their projects, large or small.

Our office staff computers and field crew laptops utilize the latest versions of AutoCAD Civil 3D software with the ability to convert as needed to best suit any project and end user.

The field crews employ a Trimble S6 3″ Robotic Total Station, Trimble R8 Model 3 Base & Rover GPS, TSC 3 Data Collector, Ranger 3 Data Collector and a Leica DNA 10 Digital Level to maintain our objective of delivering your projects with the greatest efficiency, accuracy and overall quality.

Some of the Services We Offer:

  • Boundary & Lot Surveys
  • Topographic Surveys
  • Construction Staking
  • As-Built Surveys
  • Wetland Mapping
  • Route Surveys
  • Right-of-way Surveys
  • A.L.T.A. (American Land Title Association) Surveys
  • Boundary Line Adjustments
  • Boundary Line Agreements
  • Short Plats
  • Long Plats
  • Large Lot Subdivisions
  • Binding Site Plans
  • Lot Consolidation
  • Planned Unit Developments
  • DNR Aquatic Lease/Easement Surveys
  • Aerial Mapping Control
  • Condominium Surveys
  • Baseline Monumention Surveys
  • GPS Surveys
  • Elevation and Control Surveys
  • Horizontal and Vertical Monitoring
  • Legal Descriptions
  • Easements
  • Exhibits
  • Elevation Certificates
  • LOMA Applications

Engineering Division

Our background and experience enable us to collaborate with the clients to develop workable, sustainable solutions to their engineering needs. Our depth of experience includes coastal construction practices, the nuances of climate conditions, soils, plant and animal habitat, flooding, wetlands, aquifer recharge, and intricate geographic knowledge of the area.

  • Feasibility studies
    • Physical characteristic
    • Environmental characteristic
    • Infrastructure – utilities
    • Other impact studies
  • Site Design and Development
    • Lot layout
    • Permit applications (SEPA, JARPA)
    • Grading & drainage plan
    • Sediment & erosion control plan
    • Stormwater management & erosion control plans
    • Utility plans & profiles
    • On-site septic system design
    • Water system planning & research
  • Structural Engineering
    • Structural analysis
    • Pole buildings
    • Design small bridges
  • Foundation Design
    • Retaining walls & bulkheads design
    • Mobile home foundations & FHA inspections
  • Mining Permits & Reclamation Plans
    • Develop mining & reclamation plan
    • Permit applications (SEPA, JARPA, SM-8A, SM-6)
  • Environmental Services
    • Phase I & Phase II Environmental Site Assessment
  • Construction Administration
    • On-site observations

Environmental Consulting

At Berglund, Schmidt & Associates we are committed to finding the best possible sustainable design through application of the latest technology and knowledge in the fields of civil engineering and land surveying.

Environmental projects include:

  • Phase I Environmental Site Assessments (ASTM E1527 and E2247)
    • Commercial Properties
    • Real Estate Transactions
    • Forest Lands
    • Rural Properties (120 acres or more)
  • Transaction Screens (ASTM E1528)(SBA 7(a) and 504 Loans)
    • Site Visit
    • Regulatory Record Review
    • Key Personal Interviews
    • Limited HIstorical Research
  • Desktop Environmental Reports
    • Historical Records & Database Review
    • Records Searched with Risk Assessment (RSRA)
    • Environmental Historical Report
    • Environment Database Review
  • Phase II Environmental Site Assessments (per ASTM E1903 and to meet specific needs of the client)
    • Designate areas of concern
    • Chemical Concerns
    • Local Geology
    • Site Access Issues
    • Determine Drilling Method
  • Vapor Intrusion/Vapor Encroachments Issues
  • Site Characterization & Remediation
  • Stormwater Management & Erosion Control Plans

Environmental Site Assessment

At Berglund, Schmidt & Associates our goal is to provide required investigation to cover all aspects of Environmental Due Diligence and assist in ascertaining the risks, proper management, and mitigation/remediation to prevent expensive future environmental liabilities.

We perform all our assessments in strict compliance with applicable federal, state and local regulations and ASTM Standards.

Project Permitting Applications

  • SEPA
  • Construction Stormwater General Permit
  • NPDES Permit
  • General Permit for Biosolid Management

Waterfront Facilities Projects/Design

  • Planning

    • Feasibility Studies
    • Permitting
    • Land Use Entitlements
    • Site Development Planning
  • Surveying

    • Utility Base Mapping

    • Tenant Lease Legal Descriptions/Exhibits
    • Boundary & Right-of-Way
    • Topographic & Construction Surveys & ALTA/As-Builts
    • Tideland/WADNR Aquatic Lease Surveys
    • Aerial Flight Coordination & Control Surveys
  • Engineering

    • Site Planning and Development
    • Multi-Modal Transportation Design
    • Infrastructure and Utility Design, including Heavy/Extra Heavy Loading criteria
    • Site Inventory/Data Management
    • Contract and Construction Administration
    • Stormwater Management
    • Environmental Services

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2323 Bay Ave
Hoquiam, WA 98550

360 532 7630

360 591 7600

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