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How Our Rich History Keeps Us Moving Forward

Here at christopher, we celebrate our surveyors for being on the cutting edge of new technology, including 3D scanning, drone work and even robotics. But did you know we also have a rich history in the field of survey, dating back to 1744? Anyone who was familiar with engineering firm Paciulli, Simmons & Associates, Ltd.… read more…


christopher’s Survey Team Recovers Bench Mark to Support Accuracy of Location Data

National Surveyors Week provides a great opportunity to participate in the GPS on Bench Marks program run by the National Geodetic Survey. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) National Geodetic Survey (NGS) provides the framework for all positioning activities in the nation.  The GPS on Bench Marks program entails surveyors providing GPS observations on existing… read more…


christopher Expands Federal Market Capabilities through Partnership with Cervantes & Associates

Rafael Cervantes, PE, and his team of engineers at Cervantes & Associates (C&A) have joined the christopher consultants, ltd. (christopher) staff as of December 2018. Rafael and his team bring considerable experience in the federal arena, including but not limited to the U.S. Department of State, Department of Homeland Security, Central Intelligence Agency, U.S. Army… read more…


christopher Uses Innovative Environmental Solutions, Community Wins Several County Awards

Rivermont, a 52-acre residential community located in Great Falls, Virginia, was recently named 2018 Best Protected Environmentally Sensitive Site and Best Large Single Family Residential Community by Fairfax County.  christopher consultants, engineer of record for the project, was also named Outstanding Engineering Firm by Fairfax County for their work on the site.  The vision of… read more…


christopher Starts 2019 by Announcing New Senior Associates & Associates

christopher is kicking off 2019 with the recognition of the below employees who have demonstrated their dedication to the firm’s growth, strategy and business philosophies. They are positive, highly professional representatives of christopher among our clients, peers and within the community. Congratulations to the 2019 Sr. Associates and Associates! Senior Associates Bum Phillips, PE –… read more…


Find Us at Career Fairs this Fall!

christopher is on the lookout for motivated and talented young professionals this fall! We will be attending the below college career fairs looking to connect with potential candidates and fill entry level and internship positions currently available! Don’t just get a job out of college – start your career here at christopher! Find us at… read more…


Mentoring the Next Generation

christopher consultants, ltd. (christopher) is proud to have a staff filled with those who not only work hard in the office, they share their knowledge and skill sets by mentoring the next generation. Our staff recently took advantage of three great opportunities to give back to our communities, profiled below. Chris Fillmore – Grymes Memorial… read more…


Howard Guba, PE, Appointed to the Fairfax County ESRC

christopher consultants, ltd. (christopher) congratulates Howard J. Guba, PE, on his appointment June 19, 2018, to the Fairfax County Engineering Standards Review Committee (ESRC). He was nominated by Chairman Bulova of the Board of Supervisors. In this role, Howard will be an At-Large Citizen-representative. The Fairfax County Board of Supervisors established a Continuing Review Committee… read more…



christopher Survey Team Wins Two VAS Awards

In January 2018, christopher’s Survey Division was awarded two (2) state awards from the Virginia Association of Surveyors (VAS). 2nd place in the ALTA/NSPS Survey Maps 2nd place in Topographic Maps Our surveyors are dedicated to providing the highest standard of quality in all of their products. They continue to utilize the latest technology: robotics,… read more…


Tucker Travis Earns Fairfax County DPE

christopher consultants is pleased to announce that Tucker Travis, Project Manager in our Suburban Land Division, has recently obtained his Fairfax County Designated Plans Examiner (DPE) status. The Fairfax County Board of Supervisors voted to accept the recommendation of the Fairfax County Advisory Plans Examiner Board approving his application for DPE status on January 23,… read more…


PWC Ordinance Changes Will Benefit Business

Amendments to Proffers Will Facilitate Economic Growth in the County On October 17th, the Prince William Board of County Supervisors voted on a series of zoning and DCSM changes that will facilitate commercial development in Prince William County. The Board voted to approve changes related to minor modifications to proffers and Special Use Permit conditions… read more…