About Us

Ames State Avenue ISU

engineers + planners + land surveyors

WHKS & Co. provides engineering, planning, and land surveying services to a diverse clientele for projects that vary in size and complexity. As a full-service consultant, WHKS & Co. can offer a wide spectrum of services ranging from initial planning and funding stages through to project design and construction.

Engineering Disciplines +

As a full-service consultant, WHKS & Co. can offer a wide spectrum of services ranging from initial planning and funding stages through to project design and construction. Engineering disciplines include:

Municipal

Structural

Transportation

Environmental Services

Water and Wastewater

GIS

Construction Services

Survey

Land Development

+ Premier Award

In 2016, 2017, and 2019, WHKS & Co. was the recipient of the Premier Award for Client Satisfaction from PSMJ | Resources, Inc. The premier award recognizes firms in the engineering, architecture and construction industries that receive exception client service ratings measured with an online application called the Client Feedback Tool. The web-based tool provides clients the opportunity to provide feedback in the areas of client communication, project delivery, performance, and budgets.

“I enjoy coming to work every day with a great group of talented and fun engineers. WHKS offers a small-company feel with the ability to work on a wide range of large and challenging projects.”
— Josh O., P.E., Structural Project Manager/Engineer


Our Purpose +

To provide consulting services that benefit our clients, sustain the environment and create value.

At WHKS & Co., the entities we serve aren’t just ‘one more client’—you are our client. Our goal with each project is to understand the situation and provide solutions with value to our clients. The projects that are a priority to our clients are also a priority to WHKS & Co.

+ WHKS Founding Fathers

Pictured from Left to Right: Richard ‘Dick’ Kastler, Francis Holland, Ralph Wallace, Frank Schmitz

WHKS Founding Fathers

WHKS Timeline +

70 years of continuous service since 1948.

WHKS Timeline