Services We Provide

Van Horn Engineering & Surveying’s staff has the experience, knowledge base, skill, and
training to undertake the most demanding and diverse survey projects.  We use advanced
procedures and technology to ensure high levels of accuracy, efficiency, and value for our
clients.  In addition to producing high-quality maps that reflect the results of the survey; we also
report any conflicts.  We stay current on Colorado Revised Statutes, as engineering and
surveying are regulated by D.O.R.A.

  • Improvement Surveys
  • Boundary Surveys
  • ALTA Surveys
  • Improvement Location Certificates
  • Topographic Surveys
  • Building and Site Layout (plans)
  • Legal Descriptions and Easements
  • Boundary Line Adjustments
  • Amended Plats
  • Subdivision Platting
  • Annexation Platting
  • Condominium Platting
  • Construction Staking
  • As-Built Surveys
  • Expert Witness


Civil engineering has been the foundation corner stone of Van Horn Engineering for over 60
years.  From residential to commercial projects, our staff of Professional Engineers and
Engineering Technicians are well versed in the required codes as well as the Town and County
processes.  We can also provide construction management to assist you through the entire

  • Individual Sewage Disposal Systems/Design/Construction or Development
  • Subdivision Design
  • Road Design
  • Drainage Studies
  • Floodplain Studies
  • Water Line Design
  • Sewer Line Design
  • Storm Sewer Design
  • Foundation Design
  • Retaining Wall Design
  • Rock/Slope Stability
  • Pedestrian/Bike Trail Systems
  • Project Management
  • Construction Management
  • Engineering Consulting
  • Expert Witness


With over 45 years of experience, our structural engineering is second to none.  We strive to
provide cost competitive work with outstanding expertise, experience, and service for our
clients.  We like doing what we do and feel that we do it well.  We continue to receive repeat
business from many of our clients and receive a significant amount of new clients from

  • Structures (Steel, reinforced concrete, wood)
  • Foundations
  • Floors
  • Roofs
  • Retaining walls
  • Investigations/Evaluations
  • Structural Details
  • Supports and Lifts
  • Code Analysis
  • Expert Witness


VHE is fortunate to have on staff both a wetland and wildlife specialist.  We can, in house, take
care of wetlands delineation/mapping, wildlife studies, and environmental studies.  We can
also offer our clients landscape design/plans, erosion control design/plans, architectural
design/drafting and steep slope geologic design/plans.

With our history as a company, we have developed good working relationships with consultants
in the field of electrical engineering, rockfall hazard mapping/mitigation, and wildfire mitigation
planning.  Through these connections, we can offer "turnkey" projects of most any magnitude.

Other Services
  • Environmental
  • Geologic
  • Wetlands
  • Wildlife
  • Wildfire
  • Electrical
  • Landscape
  • Architectural
  • Erosion Control