Jorgensen provides an array of services for every home, community, or road travelled to transform inspiration into reality.

What sets Jorgensen Associates apart is the creative abilities and passions of our engineers who factor in aesthetic and environmental values without compromising functional design. Careful attention is paid to the preservation of natural resources and the integration of developments into the aesthetics of the surrounding landscape.

Your project may require a variety of different services. From soil testing to structural engineering, from traffic analysis to water rights and permitting, from site planning to construction administration Jorgensen provides services to guide you through any project, small or large.

Civil Engineering
Structural Engineering
Land Surveying
Construction Engineering
Materials Testing

Civil Engineering

Grading and Drainage

Jorgensen provides well-designed grading and drainage plans that assure optimum functionality for the infrastructure of development sites. What sets Jorgensen Associates apart is the creative abilities and passions of our engineers who factor in aesthetic and environmental values without compromising functional design. Careful attention is paid to the preservation of natural resources and the integration of developments into the aesthetics of the surrounding landscape. Our expertise in hydrology and hydraulics consistently results in excellent solutions for runoff control and detention. We work proactively with all regulatory agencies throughout the entire process of your endeavor to ensure timely completion of your project.

Water Supply and Distribution

Jorgensen can develop cost-effective solutions for projects of any size, whether in rural areas, new developments or in those utilizing existing water systems. We have the expertise in house and access to a large network of specialists strictly for this purpose to ensure that your project will have a sustainable supply of clean, safe, and accessible water for every purpose.

Our extensive experience in this area provides for:

– Planning, Design, Permitting, Funding
– Water Supply and Distribution Systems
– Water Wells and Storage Tanks
– Water Pumping Stations
– Formation of Water Districts
– Water Quality Testing

– Operation and Troubleshooting of Completed Systems

Wastewater Collection and Treatment

Jorgensen designs state-of-the-art, efficient, wastewater collection and treatment systems that meet a project’s overall design and budget. The Jorgensen advantage includes comprehensive services ranging from planning to permitting, as well as the ability to fully meet functional and regulatory requirements. We also pay particular attention that all application, procedural, and quality control steps are handled proactively to avoid unnecessary delays in the progress of your project.

Our expertise in wastewater collection and treatment includes:

– Single and multi-family On-site Treatment and Disposal Systems
– Central Collection Systems
– Treatment Plants
– Community Leach Fields

– Pumping Stations and Force Mains
– Modifications to Existing Systems


Jorgensen emphasis of the importance of planning for streets, highways, bridges, and multi-modal transportation systems. The need to accommodate vehicles, pedestrians, bikes – even equestrian paths – must be considered. Whether for commute or recreational use, transportation routes not only enable ingress and egress, they also provide the footprint for storm drains, water and sewer lines, and utility lines on which your development depends. Jorgensen understands the functional, financial and aesthetic synergy that exists among these critical elements, as well as the regulatory and permitting considerations that can impact your project’s cost and schedule.

Our expertise in transportation engineering includes:

– Transportation Planning
– Traffic Engineering Studies
– Traffic Control Devices and Signalization
– Design Engineering for Roads, Streets, Bridges, and Pathways.

Pavement Design

– Geometric Design for Roads, Streets, Bridges, and Pathways

Structural Engineering

Jorgensen understands the key to every project is a well-designed structural system that is affordable, looks good and is easily built.

Our expertise in Structural Engineering includes:

– Vehicle and Pedestrian Bridges (Steel and Timber)

– Retaining Walls (Steel, Timber and Concrete)

– Foundations (Concrete)

– Dimensional Lumber and Timber Framing

– Structural Steel Members

Land Surveying


Clear and accurate land boundaries lay the foundation for orderly land management and development. Jorgensen survey staff is qualified for the Greater Yellowstone region to provide accurate and defensible boundary surveys. Our state-of-the-art surveying equipment and software ensure rapid and efficient data collection and field stakeout capabilities.

Our services include:

– Public Land Surveys (Cadastral)
– Title/Deeds/Metes and Bounds
– Rights-of-way/Easements
– Monumentation
– ALTA/ACSM Land Title Survey
– Boundary and Corner Locates


Utilizing robotic total stations and Global Positioning Systems (GPS) technologies, integrated with aerial photography, surveying and engineering mapping software, Jorgensen Associates provides accurate three dimensional mapping for all land design purposes. Our topography mapping includes locating all features of the property, including elevations, landmarks, and underground features such as underground utilities. Translated into accurate maps, our data enables informed decisions regarding land use, drainage, and the optimum placement of structures and utilities.

Our services include:

– Topographic
– Slope Analysis
– Site Features
– Mapping

Subdivision and Boundary Adjustments (Platting)

As committed partners in the development process, Jorgensen draws on its extensive experience to help clients maximize land use and safeguard the integrity and aesthetics of the overall project.

Our services include:

– Boundary
– Documentation
– Easements
– Rights-of-way

Geographic Information System (GIS)

Using GIS technology we are able to create project maps in multiple resource layers, making it possible to coordinate and plan future development phases in a cost-effective manner. This involves the creation of a database, which is customizable to contain valuable information such as the location of roads, utilities, and other installed infrastructure; titles and ownership; costs/valuations; dates of installation; and more.

Our services include:

– Mapping
– Custom Databases


Jorgensen provides clear and accurate preconstruction surveys, followed by quick and responsive construction survey services through the end of the project. By identifying project challenges and providing critical construction controls before actual groundbreaking occurs, we assure a successful project.

Our services include:

Construction Layout:
– Stake-out

Construction Controls:
– Control Points and Benchmarks

Aerial Photogrammetry Control

Jorgensen partners with aerial photography specialists who utilize proven Global Positioning Systems (GPS) with horizontal and vertical GPS controls and real-time kinematic and static/fast capabilities. In an advisory capacity, Jorgensen oversees the creation of accurate aerial topographical maps and digital terrain models that can be accessed for reference throughout the entire development process.


Timely filing and management of water rights applications for permits are crucial to keeping your project moving forward. Jorgensen Associates’ experience in all aspects of this complex matter – and our diligence in following up on all applications that have been filed – helps ensure efficient, cost-effective, and compliant development.

Site Planning

Jorgensen is ready to assist throughout the design and planning process by providing multiple design options regarding land use, master planning, and overall concept design – always keeping our client’s original vision at the forefront. We recognize the importance of retaining the beauty of the natural landscape and use our skills to ensure that proposed designs complement the features of the terrain and surrounding environment.

We provide the following site planning services:

– Site Reconnaissance
– Concept Design
– Master Planning
– Evaluation of Development Alternatives

Subdivision and Boundary Adjustments

Platting: Before groundbreaking can occur, formal applications must be filed, plans finalized, and approvals granted.

We can assist with these critical steps by providing:

– Coordination with Owners, Attorneys, and Public Agencies
– Client Representation at Public Meetings
– Title Research and Review
– Water Rights Research and Review

Lot, Road, and Easements:
– Surveys, Mapping and Design

Public Approval Process

Areas in which we add exceptional value include:

Preparing Applications:
– Development Permit
– Special Uses
– Boundary Adjustment
– Variance
– Zoning District Change

Public Hearings and Presentations:
– Client Representation at Public Hearings
– Documentation
– Graphic Exhibits

Finalization of Permits After Project Completion

Water Rights and Permitting

Our services include:

– Ponds, Reservoirs, and other Water Feature Rights
– Irrigation Rights

Board of Control:
– Transfer of Rights
– Change in point of Diversion and Means of Conveyance
– Changes in Type, Place, and Use
– Amendments to Certificates of Appropriation

Finalization of Permits After Project Completion

Construction Engineering

Construction Administration

Our ability to partner with project sponsors, developers, contractors, subcontractors, and regulators as part of an effective, collaborative team begins at the earliest stages of a project and continues through final completion, documentation, and closeout.

Jorgensen provides a full range of construction administration services including:

Bidding Assistance:

Preparing Bid Documents:

– Project Bidding and Award
– Verifying Bonding and Insurance

Contract Administration:

– Processing of Pay Requests
– Preparation of Change Orders
– Final Bid Acceptance

Construction Administration:

– Resident Project Representation and Construction Observation
– Materials Testing
– Project Closeout
– Operations and Maintenance Manuals
– Record Drawings and Integration with GIS

Materials Testing