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Fifty years: Volkert and the Lake Pontchartrain Causeway

December 19, 2019

Volkert and Louisiana’s Lake Pontchartrain Causeway—the longest continuous bridge over water in the world—have been linked for over fifty years. In 1956, the original two-lane, 24-mile-long Causeway bridge was constructed to connect New Orleans and Mandeville, allowing for decreased travel time throughout that part of the state. It featured a bascule span and a turnaround […]


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David Webber tapped to lead Volkert’s design and alternative delivery practices
January 9, 2020

CEO Jerry Stump promotes from within as part of strategic…


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Keith Weakley to lead Volkert’s Mid-Atlantic region
December 6, 2019

SVP Dennis Morrison will retire in January in planned leadership…


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Volkert expands Mid-Atlantic presence with new Pennsylvania office
November 1, 2019

Craig Beissel, PE, bridge leader for Volkert’s Mid-Atlantic region, is…


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This is Volkert

Delivering the future of infrastructure

Founded in 1925, Volkert is a professional services firm providing infrastructure engineering to state and federal agencies, local and municipal governments, and private industry clients throughout the United States.

The firm offers a full range of services, including program management, planning, design and engineering, construction management, asset management, and alternative delivery. These services span a broad range of clients in transportation, energy, water, the environment, and many other markets.

Volkert’s diverse staff comprises more than 1,100 planning, design, and construction professionals, including civil, structural, traffic, environmental, and construction engineers, as well as program managers, real estate and GIS specialists, and landscape architects.

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