SERVICES

INSPIRED | RESPONSIVE | TRUSTED

First, we listen. By listening to our clients, we understand their needs.  Then, we get to work. And we always—always—stay in close contact with our clients while we’re working, whether we’re designing, surveying, planning, assessing or testing. We know that good communication is the key to success. For years, Hurt & Proffitt has engineered, surveyed and planned one successful project after another. We listen. We work. We communicate.

Success breeds success.

What can Hurt & Proffitt do for you? Here at H&P we maintain a people-directed business philosophy, focusing on our clients, employees, communities, and partners. We are a progressive employee-owned professional design services firm specializing in civil, environmental and geotechnical engineering, surveying, GIS, and planning.  Since 1973, H&P has served as planners, designers, stewards, and advocates for municipal, state, industrial, and private sector clients. As our clients’ needs evolve, H&P responds to accommodate them.

H&P  Services

Projects

Experienced Team

Bif Johnson, PE

Bif Johnson, PE

PRESIDENT/CEO

Bif is a graduate of Virginia Tech and is the President and Chief Executive Officer at Hurt & Proffitt. His expertise is broad and covers most aspects of civil engineering design and construction.  

Patrick Proffitt, PE

Patrick Proffitt, PE

Senior Vice President: Special Projects

Pat is a graduate of UNC Charlotte and has diversified experience in site development calculations, engineering design, site preparation, utility design, roadway design, stormwater management, erosion and sediment control.

Troy Williams, LS

Troy Williams, LS

Senior Vice President: Survey

Troy Williams is the Senior Vice President of Survey at Hurt & Proffitt and has risen progressively through the ranks of the survey department as his years of experience accrued. Throughout his career he has coordinated and managed many large scale geodetic mapping projects for road and utility design and has built and maintained relationships with clients that have been strengthened with time and successful projects.  

Brian Cossman, PE, LEED AP, PMP, CCM

Brian Cossman, PE, LEED AP, PMP, CCM

Vice President: Business Development

Brian is a graduate of the University of Dayton and earned his Master of Engineering Project Management from the University of Maryland.  He interfaces directly with our clients to define their goals, achieve client satisfaction, and expedite project success.

Jessica Littlejohn, PE

Jessica Littlejohn, PE

Vice President: Blacksburg Engineering

Jess is a Virginia Tech graduate. She provides leadership to the Blacksburg Municipal, Land Development, and Transportation departments. She facilitates collaboration between our engineers and clients resulting in successful projects.

Chris Kaknis, LS

Chris Kaknis, LS

Vice President: Blacksburg Survey

Chris’s experience includes all aspects of surveying.  He has worked closely with VDOT and gained complete mastery of their rules and methodology.

Trent Warner, PE

Trent Warner, PE

Vice President: Lynchburg Engineering

Trent is a graduate of VMI, and manages and provides oversight to the Lynchburg engineering departments. He communicates regularly with both our clients and engineers to deliver successful projects.

Why H&P?

First, we listen. By listening to our clients, we understand their needs.

Then, we get to work.

H&P Why!

We care deeply about the communities and partners that we serve.

Why H&P?

First, we listen. By listening to our clients, we understand their needs.

Then, we get to work.

H&P Why!

We care deeply about the communities and partners that we serve.