We are a Rail and Civil Engineering Design and Consulting Firm Specializing in Transportation and Multidisciplinary Project Design.

To discuss your project or request our qualifications now – call us at: 925.400.4356

  • Railroad and Transit

    JMA Civil provides comprehensive freight rail and transit facility design and planning services, including:

    • Conceptual, Master Planning and Final Design for Transit, Intermodal and Transload Facilities, Main Line, Shoofly and Lead Track Improvements, Industrial Parks and Unit Train Facilities
    • Design Approvals and Track Agreements with Class I and Short Line Railroads, including: Union Pacific Railroad, BNSF Railway Company, CSX, Norfolk Southern and Genesee & Wyoming
    • New and Modified Grade Crossing Design and Approvals
    • Utility Crossing and Encroachment Permits and Expediting
    • Railroad Operations and Alternatives Analyses
    • Feasability Analyses and Cost Estimating
  • Storm Water

    JMA Civil’s hydrologic and hydraulic design services include:

    • Regulatory Compliance and SWPPP Development
    • Storm Water Retention, Detention and Water Quality Design and Permitting
    • Base Flood Elevation and Watershed Studies
    • Storm Water Management Modeling using XP-SWMM, PC-SWMM
    • HEC-RAS River Analysis System and HEC-HMS Modeling
    • Bridge Hydraulics Analyses
  • Industrial

    JMA Civil offers multidisciplinary design and project management for building materials, chemicals, food and beverage, and other industrial facilities, including:

    • Site Civil, Architectural, Structural, Geotechnical, Environmental, Mechanical & Plumbing, Electrical, Survey and Landscape Design and Permitting
    • Grading and Drainage Design for Sites Large and Small
    • Water Supply Systems Design, Calculations and Fire Department Approvals
    • Storm Water and Sanitary Pump Station Design and Calculations
    • Foundations and Retaining Wall Design
    • Utility Will-Serve Letters
    • Equipment Layout and Process Design
  • Roadway

    JMA Civil delivers roadway and utility, complete streets, and accessibility design for public agency and campus sites.
    Our services include:
    • Roadway, Streetscape, and Complete Streets Design
    • Parking Layout and Circulation Design
    • Traffic and Pedestrian Safety Studies
    • Utility Design, Protection and Relocation
    • ADA Facility Analysis and Design
  • Development Analysis

    JMA Civil assists our clients with the following services to support new development:

    • Industrial and Railroad Site Selection Analyses
    • Freight Logistics and Economic Analyses
    • Grade Separation Feasability Analyses
    • Utility Service Studies and Master Planning
    • Site Reuse and Redevelopment
    • Geographical Information Systems (GIS) Analysis and Design Integration
  • Permitting

    JMA Civil has extensive experience in local, state and federal permit approvals, including:

    • Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP) Preparation, Monitoring and Reporting
    • Building and Grading Permits
    • Conditional and Land Use Permits
    • California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) and National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) Support
    • U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Permitting
    • Flood Control Permits
  • Bid and Construction Phase Services

    JMA Civil manages projects through the bid and construction phases, offering the following services:

    • Bid Package Preparation Using the Caltrans, CSI MasterSpec and SpecsIntact Formats
    • Leading Pre-Bid and Pre-Construction Meetings
    • Cost Estimating and Bid Evaluations
    • Construction Inspections and Reporting
    • Full- or Part-Time On-Site Construction Representation