Schnabel Engineering, Inc.

Schnabel Engineering, Inc.

Schnabel Engineering, Inc.

Schnabel Engineering, with our subsidiary Lachel & Associates, is an employee-owned company offering highly specialized services in geotechnical engineering, geostructural design, dam engineering, tunnel and underground engineering, environmental, geophysical and geosciences, construction monitoring, and resident engineering from locations throughout the United States. An ENR Top 10 geotechnical engineering firm, Schnabel plays an important role serving clients in both the private and public sectors, solving problems related to the earth and the environment.

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1054 Technology Park Drive , Glen Allen , Virginia 23059 USA
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Service provider
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Nationally (across the country)
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Schnabel and Lachel provide detailed design recommendations, complete plans and specifications, construction drawings, and resident engineering services, providing continuity from design through construction. We draw upon a longstanding tradition of excellence in client service, high quality, and value-added solutions fueled by expertise and experience. You can depend on the people of Schnabel Engineering.


To become the preeminent high quality provider of our services.

The Schnabel companies are committed to providing effective design solutions as an integral part of our client’s team.

We will be successful and profitable with satisfied, empowered employees by maintaining high ethical standards and continually improving our quality and technical capability.


Schnabel Engineering brings more than 50 years of experience and expertise to your projects.
Schnabel Engineering's experience dates back more than half a century to 1956, when Jim Schnabel, our founder, established one of the first firms in the Mid-Atlantic to offer services in 'soil mechanics engineering.'

Today Schnabel Engineering, with our subsidiary Lachel & Associates, Inc., is an energetic and dynamic, employee-owned company offering professional services within the United States and abroad from our 18 offices throughout the continental United States. While we look forward to working with new clients throughout the public and private sectors, most of our projects are performed for satisfied clients with whom we have long, well-established relationships.

Since our earliest days, Schnabel Engineering has been dedicated to exceeding client expectations so that once we've attracted a client, we keep them. We strive to help our clients achieve their project goals, continually honing our ability to deliver quality work that gives our clients added value: a mutually rewarding project experience.