RA Cataldo  & Associates Inc. 

Civil Engineers - Land Surveyors - Pawtucket, RI


RA Cataldo  & Associates’ services are designed to provide a comprehensive package to enable our clients to secure their civil, infrastructure and transportation engineering, CADD production services, construction permitting, environmental studies and water/sewer design from a single source. The following services are supported by Cataldo’s in-house capabilities:

Traffic Engineering - including investigation, modernization and design of traffic signal systems at intersections, traffic flow studies for highway safety and operational improvements, speed studies, parking studies, signage design, physical alteration permit applications, traffic projection and accident analysis.

Highway Design - including drainage analysis and design; hydraulic calculations; water quality analysis, pollutant loading analysis, and required permitting; determination of horizontal and vertical alignment, geometry, preparation of cross-sections and earthwork computations; construction staging, construction details, cost estimates, traffic control plans and construction specifications.

Site Improvement & Land Planning - including street and sidewalks improvements, site revitalization, subdivision design, traffic circulation, signage design, parking facilities, utility upgrading and landscaping, landscape architecture, planning, procurement of appropriate zoning and permitting, drainage design, grading and wetland flagging and permitting.

Environmental Engineering - including groundwater studies, water distribution systems design including design for booster and fire pump stations, percolation tests, septic design, sewer system and wastewater package treatment plant design, industrial waste management and treatment facility design, solid waste management and related environmental permitting, and wetland flagging, evalulation, permitting and mitigation design.

Construction Management/Inspection - including monitoring of roadway, site, drainage and utility operations for proper construction materials and quality of workmanship in accordance with the standards and specifications called for, progress verification and documentation for quantity of items completed, coordination for construction change orders, and pre-construction and progress meetings. Our firm is experienced in providing interaction with ARRA National Review Teams as well as FHWA representatives for conformance with regulations and guidelines and development of national policy on Federal-Aid Projects.


Surveying Services - complete in-house surveying services including property line/boundary survey, topographical surveys, ALTA surveys, surveys for condominium projects including condominium documents, land conservation surveys, construction layout, and as-builts; covering a wide range of projects such as highway/roadway design, utility upgrades, site design for large scale commercial developments and residential subdivisions, individual house lots and septic systems, condominiums and a variety of many others.