Build Something Remarkable


When you seek to build something remarkable – something that will make a Lasting Positive Impact in your community – Draper Aden Associates is there with you. Our engineering, surveying, and environmental services are more than just well-developed plans. They are the creative use of technology and the spirit of working together to achieve a goal. They are the beginning and continuation of mutually beneficial relationships that help our clients, partners, and team members grow. Our work is centered on investment and infrastructure.  Rebuilding and renewal. Construction and careers.


Headquartered in Richmond, with eight offices in Virginia and North Carolina, for over four decades Draper Aden Associates has provided civil, environmental, geotechnical, and structural engineering; surveying & SUE; as well as materials testing/construction inspection services to institutions, communities, and private sector clients throughout the Mid-Atlantic region.


How can we help you build something remarkable?

Construction and Development Services

Virtual Construction
Adaptive Re-Use
Greenfields Development
Brownfields Redevelopment

LiDar Scanning
Construction Stakeout
Aerial As-Builts

Construction Materials Testing

Underground Utility Locating

Civil Engineering
Structural Engineering

Geotechnical  Engineering

Environmental Services


Notable Local Projects


Libbie Mill Mixed-Use Development

Children's Hospital Of Richmond At Vcu Children's Pavilion- Civil Engineering Firm Project

Children’s Hospital of Richmond
at VCU

Va State Capitol

Virginia State Capitol Renovation

Smova Dewey Gottwald

Dewey Gottwald Center at the
Science Museum of Virginia

East End Theatre (4)

East End Theater Commercial Space and Apartments

Stone Brewing Company Brewery and Tap Room

Stone Brewing Company
Brewery and Tap Room

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Richmond International Airport Terminal

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