Construction of Galena Creek Bridge, Washoe Valley, NV

ESE’s engineers and inspectors have extensive experience providing construction inspection and contract administration for the FHWA, FAA, NDOT,  Caltrans and for various Nevada and California counties and cities. Our construction inspectors are qualified to perform not only inspection duties but testing duties as well. We find this is an efficient and cost effective use of personnel for us and for our clients. Our staff has been responsible for providing construction inspection services on roadways, airfields, parks, storm water management, utility and site design projects.


  • Ensuring material compliance;
  • Verifying construction practices;
  • Ensuring project is built to plan;
  • Inspecting project BMP’s
  • Conducting pre-construction meetings;
  • Conducting weekly progress meetings with the contractor and the Agency;
  • Tracking project progress and identifying any potential issues;
  • Measuring quantities of items installed;
  • Reviewing and approving monthly pay requests;
  • Reviewing change orders for fair and reasonable prices;
  • Keeping a record of as-built changes;
  • Conducting a preliminary walk-through;
  • Preparing a “punch list” of contract items to be completed;
  • Verifying “punch list” items have been completed at a final walk-through;
  • Preparing record drawings from the field records of as-built changes;
  • Supplying electronic and hard copies of the record drawings to the Agency