Civil Department Head | Associate

Virginia Beach, VA


Chris Aebel leads our civil department, bringing more than 29 years of experience to his role. Fostering a culture of collaboration, he has worked with his team to create a positive, engaged environment. Chris’ experience as a civil engineer in the Southeast includes specialized knowledge of local codes, ordinances, and design and development practices that are unique to the coastal regions. As Civil Department Head in the Virginia Beach office, Chris has been involved in virtually all aspects of planning, design, and project management of numerous commercial, residential, municipal, and federal projects. Such projects include big box retail, industrial and office parks, single and multi-family residential, and public water, utility, and drainage projects. He has a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Old Dominion University.