Cardno TEC

Cardno TEC

Cardno TEC is redefining the role of architectural and environmental engineering firms. Cardno TEC helps clients manage their total relationship with the natural and built environment. Our firm has a diverse, multidisciplinary staff to serve public and private clients throughout the world. Cardno TEC provides expertise and support in environmental planning, environmental compliance, ports and airport planning, geographic information services and data management, asset management services (including facility condition assessments), and services in support of traditional and renewable energy development, transmission, and conservation.

Company details

2496 Old Ivy Road, Suite 300 , Charlottesville , 2290 Virginia, USA
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Business Type:
Engineering service provider
Industry Type:
Market Focus:
Internationally (various countries)
$10,000,000 US - $100,000,000 US

Cardno TEC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Cardno providing consulting expertise in engineering, environmental management, architecture, planning, and infrastructure management. With offices from Hawaii to Germany, our global presence allows us to support our clients anytime and anywhere. Cardno TEC is composed of technical specialists with industry and functional expertise across both the public and private sectors. Our consulting support draws on the different perspectives and talents of our staff to produce results that are timely, applicable, and cost-effective.

At Cardno TEC, our success has always been based on providing excellent service and solutions to our clients. We believe we will be successful if our clients are successful. Solving our clients’ problems requires the best people. Cardno TEC is built around this belief and we embrace teamwork and collaboration on every project. We engage the resources of our staff to solve difficult problems.

Cardno TEC clients include federal, state, and local agencies, as well as private entities ranging from industrial companies to energy and development firms. In the federal arena, Cardno TEC has successfully supported all branches of the Department of Defense, Department of Homeland Security, Department of Energy, Department of Agriculture, Department of Justice, Department of the Interior, and General Services Administration. Cardno TEC has also completed projects for state and local agencies, such as public school districts, state transportation authorities, port authorities, and county governments. For private sector clients, many of the services the firm provides involve preparing a wide variety of permit applications in accordance with federal and state laws and regulations. This experience equates to a successful track record of accomplishments in all 50 states and over 50 foreign countries.

Mission Statement

Listen to clients and respond with exceptional, innovative, and cost-effective consulting that achieves objectives and exceeds expectations.

Cardno TEC’s company culture involves these primary principles:

Understand and respond to clients’ needs.

This means listening carefully to clients and delivering a quality product on time and within budget. Cardno TEC understands that each client is unique and each project requires a focused, thoughtful approach and execution.

Offer the best of our company to every client as cost effectively as we can.

We always strive to exceed client expectations and deliver the best solution possible. Our highly motivated staff applies their diverse knowledge, experience, and creative energy to achieve clients’ goals.

Build long-term relationships.

When you hire Cardno TEC, you gain a partner that is dedicated to your mission. Your success is our success.

Our Commitment to Sustainability
Cardno TEC has long been foremost in innovative and proactive approaches for our clients. Our success is founded on an intuitive understanding of our client needs as well as our ability to be “ahead of the curve”. This philosophy also extends internally to how our business operations are conducted and managed. The employees of Cardno TEC remain committed to meeting the needs of today without compromising those of tomorrow. We are a leading consulting firm to the renewable energy industry, serving clients in wind, solar, geothermal, and tidal energy in the United States and abroad. We are also active in supporting clients in construction and green building. Like these clients, we believe in leading by example.

Cardno TEC’s Sustainable Business Practices Policy demonstrates our commitment to conducting our business in a manner that promotes environmental stewardship and a desirable quality of life. The strategies identified in this Policy also increase our bottom line by decreasing costs through conservation, reduction and resource efficiency. Many employees and offices have always incorporated sustainable practices into their daily activities-from riding bikes to work, to telecommuting to recycling. Cardno TEC recognizes these efforts as part of our corporate philosophy and we continue to empower our employees to expand their sustainable practices.

Among the areas we focus upon include:

  • Reducing Cardno TEC’s use of energy and natural resources around the globe;
  • Encouraging alternative methods of transportation;
  • Promoting the recycling of paper, glass, aluminum, plastic and other products;
  • Reducing the type and quantity of the waste we generate, and handling them in a responsible manner; and
  • Reusing and recycling equipment, furniture, and other durable materials.