About us

Akel Engineering Group, Inc is a specialty engineering firm providing consulting services in infrastructure modeling and master planning. Based in Fresno, California, we have proudly served clients in multiple states in the western United States, and continually strive to bring industry leading products and expertise to each of our projects. We utilize state-of-the-art technology and advise clients on efficiently managing, maintaining, and improving sustainable infrastructure systems to meet their existing and future needs.

55 years of experience 

Akel Engineering Group has a combined experience of over 55 years in the area of infrastructure master planning. That experience encompasses over 300 system master planning and special study projects throughout California and the United States. Through the use of state-of-the-art hydraulic modeling software, Akel Engineering Group develops and calibrates accurate wet infrastructure hydraulic models to meet our client needs and preferences. Akel Engineering Group specializes in the development of individual as well as integrated master plans to include: water, wastewater, recycled water, and storm drainage.

Mission statement

Akel Engineering Group’s mission is to provide clients with customized high quality products that efficiently meet project requirements while promoting project teamwork. We have developed a proven efficiency gained through many years of successful project management and implementation.

Our Core Values

At Akel Engineering Group, we are committed to our core values: Quality, Integrity, Accountability, Innovation, Teamwork, and Respect.

Quality

We strive to exceed our customers’ needs and expectations through competence, innovation, teamwork synergy, and excellence.

Integrity

We cultivate an environment of honesty, sincerity, and trust, while holding ourselves to the highest ethical standards. We believe that integrity is an essential quality for building trust with our clients and for successful project completion.

Accountability

We make decisions based on many years of specialty experience, sound engineering judgment, and industry standards. We give and seek clear expectations and hold ourselves accountable to meet our client’s expectations.

Innovation

We strive to find ways to continuously improve and find an enhanced solution that maximizes the use of existing resources.

Teamwork

We create a unique atmosphere of collaboration and genuine interest in each other’s success. Our teamwork synergy results with high performance to find the best solutions on challenging or complex projects.

Respect

We value and recognize every individual team member for their unique skills and treat them with kindness and humility. We understand that the value of a whole is the sum of its parts.

Testimonials 

“Thank you for your support, feels empowering to have Akel Engineering as an extension of staff.”

Armando Rodriguez

Engineering Manager, Coachella Valley Water District, Palm Desert, CA

“Staff and I talk all the time about how fortunate we are for having you and your team on board.”

Dave Bruzzone

Utilities Planning Manager, City of Pleasanton, CA

“Awesome work, no one compares to you and your team. Akel Engineering Group does incredible work.”

Eric Tynan

General Manager, Castroville Community Services District, Castroville, CA.

“I like project exhibits and graphics prepared by Akel Engineering Group. They are simple, to the point, and they tell the story.”

  Mike Alvord

Director of Operations and Maintenance, Santa Clarita Valley Water Agency, Newhall, CA.

“Thank you for all of your hard work on this project.  It has been a pleasure working with Akel Engineering Group and hope that we can partner on future projects.”

Linda Jadeski

Engineering Services Manager, West Valley Water District, Rialto, CA

“Your work lays a solid plan for years to come.”

Scott Schafer

former Wastewater Division Manager, City of Yakima, WA