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Parlin Oaks

O’Dell Engineering is providing design services for Parlin Oaks, a new residential community being developed by Blue Mountain Communities in Galt, CA. The 16-acre development will cater to the growing need for new housing in the area and includes two- and three-story single-family homes, apartments, and supporting amenities. Landscape design services are being provided for […]

The Bennie and Joyce Gatto Historic Trail – The Value of Trails and Volunteerism

The Value of Trails The creation of trails within neighborhoods provides both health and transportation benefits to the residents and community overall. Trails provide people of all ages safe, accessible places to take part in recreational activities such as jogging, cycling, or skating. A well-planned network of trails can also make it easy for residents […]

Hyatt House & Hyatt Place

O’Dell Engineering provided planning and design services to support Hyatt House & Hyatt Place in Livermore, CA. A conceptual site plan, preliminary grading and utility study, and conceptual landscape plans were completed. Focused on enhancing both an extended stay experience for guests and creating a unique amenity for the larger community, the site design is […]

EmPOWERment Park

The Sacramento Parks Foundation was awarded $6,280,000 in Prop 68 funds for this project. O’Dell Engineering provided grant assistance, public outreach, conceptual design, and estimating support to the Foundation. The O’Dell team developed a master plan for EmPOWERment Park, an outreach program (Placemaking Through Play) to maximize grant points, and the actual grant package submitted to […]

Salado Avenue and 7th Street Roundabout

O’Dell Engineering provided civil engineering, land surveying, landscape architecture, and utility coordination services for this CML-funded traffic calming and safety project in Caltrans District 10. The project included a roundabout, improved traffic efficiency, reduced emissions, and pedestrian crosswalks. The goal of the project was to ease congestion and pedestrian traffic by converting this five-leg-all-way stop […]

O’Dell Engineering Named One of the “2020 Best Places to Work: Central Valley”

What makes a great place to work? It’s definitely not four walls, office furniture, and free coffee. Is it the latest technology? That certainly helps. Is it awesome benefits? Those are nice too. But when you really boil down a terrific job, a wonderful office, and a great professional experience, the heart of the matter […]

O’Dell Engineering Named One of the “2018 Best Places to Work: Central Valley”

O’Dell Engineering was recently named one of the “2018 Best Places to Work: Central Valley” by Opportunity Stanislaus. The program recognizes organizations with strong, positive work place environments. “The organizations selected for this designation are leaders in their field without exception,” said David White, Chief Executive Officer of Opportunity Stanislaus. “Their cultures and emphasis on […]

O’Dell Engineering Ranked as Number 1 Civil Engineering Firm in the CVBJ Book of Lists!

O’Dell Engineering is pleased to announce that the firm has been ranked as the Number 1 Civil Engineering Firm in the Central Valley Business Journal Book of Lists again this year! O’Dell is proud to provide exemplary civil engineering, land surveying, landscape architecture, and land planning and land use entitlement services to the Central Valley. […]

Chad Kennedy Receives San Joaquin Engineers Council 2018 Distinguished Service Award

We are proud to announce that Chad Kennedy, Principal Landscape Architect at O’Dell Engineering, was recently awarded the San Joaquin Engineers Council 2018 Distinguished Service Award. Mr. Kennedy was presented the award at the Council’s 51st annual dinner meeting on February 22, 2018. Every year, SJEC accepts nominations for the Engineering Profession Distinguished Service Award. […]

Hobby Lobby

O’Dell Engineering provided civil engineering, land surveying, site planning, landscape architecture, utility coordination, SWPPP, and construction support services for the design of a new Hobby Lobby store in Turlock, CA. Services included a topographic survey, planning applications and exhibits, a tentative parcel map, construction documents, ALTA/ACSM land title survey, and coordination of geotechnical services.