LSSE provides civil engineering services for institutional clients including; universities, private colleges and school districts in western Pennsylvania.  Contracts have included multi-year master service agreements with state (Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education [PASSHE]) universities and private colleges.  


LSSE has provided planning, design, permitting, bid-package preparation and construction phase services for small maintenance projects through large-scale, campus-wide infrastructure upgrades, and conceptual siting and feasibility studies for unique satellite research facilities. LSSE’s survey department has assisted campus facilities management/acquisition offices with surveys for land acquisition.

Projects include:

  • Campus-wide Infrastructure (roads, sidewalks, ADA improvements, water distribution, sewage collection/pumping, etc.)
  • Parking Lots
  • Sidewalks
  • “Safe Routes To School” Programs
  • Sanitary Sewer Collection Systems and Pump stations
  • Water Distribution Systems
  • Roadway & Pavement Upgrades
  • Property Acquisition Surveys and Rights-of-Way
  • Running Tracks
  • Sports Facilities

Services Provided:

  • Due Diligence Investigation Reports and Concept Plans
  • Site Master Planning and Layout Plans 
  • Detailed Design, Bidding and Contract Documents 
  • Subdivision and Lot Consolidation Plans
  • Wetland Delineation/Mitigation plans
  • Water System Hydraulic Models for Fire Protection
  • On-site Traffic Optimization Studies
  • Special Site-specific Truck Turning, Access Studies and Design Plans
  • Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Flood Map Update and Letter of Map Revision (LOMR) Submissions