About Our Company

BRANCH ENGINEERING, INC. started out in 1977 as two brothers working out of a garage offering civil engineering and land surveying consulting services in Springfield, Oregon. Over the years Branch has expanded to over 20 employees that include Engineers, Designers, Surveyors, Drafters, Technicians, and Administrative personnel. Branch provides professional engineering consulting services to local residential, commercial, industrial, educational and government clients.

Branch Engineering strives to provide the highest quality engineering and surveying service to our clients at a reasonable price while maintaining an enjoyable and comfortable workplace environment where our staff has the opportunity to grow and prosper.

Our Staff

Dan Nelson, P.L.S. - Principal - Branch Engineering, Springfield, Oregon

Dan Nelson, P.L.S.

Principal
Rick Hernandez, P.E., S.E. - Senior Structural Engineer - Branch Engineering, Springfield, Oregon

Rick Hernandez, P.E., S.E.

Senior Structural Engineer

JIM BRANCH, P.E., P.L.S. - FOUNDING PRINCIPAL (RETIRED)
ANANDA SHERWOOD - CIVIL DESIGNER/AUTOCAD SPECIALIST
ANDREW STROUT - ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN
BOB HINES, P.L.S. - PROJECT SURVEYOR
CHRIS MORRIS - ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN
DAN HAGA, P.E. - PROJECT ENGINEER
EMILY PRUSE - OFFICE ASSISTANT
GARY CARTIER, P.L.S. - PROJECT SURVEYOR
GREG MOWER, P.E. - PROJECT ENGINEER
JEFF BIGGS - AUTOCAD SPECIALIST
JORDAN COGBURN - PROJECT MANAGER
JOSH ANNETT - ENGINEERING DESIGNER
JULIE HUFFMAN, P.E. - PROJECT ENGINEER
MATT RENNER, P.E. - CONSTRUCTION ENGINEER
MICHAEL TRIMNELL - SURVEY TECHNICIAN
NATHAN PATTERSON, P.E. - PROJECT ENGINEER
NICK TOPPER - ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN
ROD BOYD - FIELD TECHNICIAN
SAMUEL RABE - ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN
STEPHEN HARRIS - ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN