Services We Offer

Transportation Engineering

The Roderick Group provides engineering services for a variety of public agencies. Services include project analysis; preparation of specifications, cost estimates, and geometric design; drainage design; pavement marking and signing; erosion and sediment control; maintenance of traffic; signal improvements; and much more.

In addition to the preparation of design documents, The Roderick Group offers the review of drawings, specifications and other document submittals / re-submittals for all areas of construction. We review these plans for consistency, constructibility and compliance with federal, state, and local design criteria and standards.

Construction Engineering


The Roderick Group Construction Engineering Team includes licensed engineers, inspectors, documentation technicians and program managers. We perform quality assurance inspections during construction phase in order to ensure specified materials, design and construction techniques are properly utilized. In addition, The Roderick Group’s experience also allows us to assess the viability and effectiveness of new materials, and the application of construction techniques. Other services include the monitoring of the contractor’s progress, preparing periodic pay estimates, advising the client of unforeseen issues and facilitating coordination with the project stakeholders.

Utility Locating and Subsurface Utility Engineering


The Roderick Group is committed to the location and protection of existing utility infrastructure. TRG provides a variety of subsurface utility engineering services. Current tasks include locating existing City of Chicago-owned utilities prior to excavation work commencement, identification and evaluation of utilities within both ComEd and the Illinois Tollway Right-of-Way.

Infrastructure Program Management

Red Purple Modernization

Large capital projects often require external program and project management resources. The Roderick Group offers program management, project management and construction oversight services to ensure that scope, cost and schedule requirements are maintained resulting in overall project profitability.

Consulting and Forensic Engineering

Forensic Engineering

Not all projects go according to plan. In these instances, experts are needed to provide independent, third party analysis. The Roderick Group specializes in concrete, masonry and stone forensic investigation and can assist clients from the construction site to the courtroom.

There is nothing more critical to preserving an industry or market segment than Codes and Standards. The Roderick Group offers clients experienced representation at various national building code authorities and standard committees, hearings and proceedings. We provide strategic planning to assist in developing and amending building codes and standards.