ABOUT US

Chalk Mountain LLC is a registered engineering company (PELS Firm No 19516) which provides professional engineering services related to real estate development as well as floodplain engineering.  We have the knowledge, experience and the production capabilities to offer quality solutions at affordable prices.

MANAGEMENT

Kenneth R. Dees, P.E., CFM, Founder and President, is a professional engineer who has been involved in a number of engineering and high tech related ventures over the course of his four-decade career. 

He holds a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering degree from Southern Methodist University (1984).  He possesses expert knowledge of many topics related to architecture, construction and civil engineering.  He is a hands on engineer who also has many years experience in liaison with private and public organizations as well as regulatory compliance with local, state and federal agencies.

OUR VALUES

We take pride in providing the same high level of care to all clients for every project, regardless of the scope or fee.

We believe in the novel notion of being expert in our field and understand that professional conduct, integrity and responsiveness to phone calls, emails and the needs of our clients are just as important as the expertise we provide.

We understand that our value is in providing innovative, timely and cost-effective solutions to meet our client’s needs.  Our delivery will be prompt, complete and honest as we strive to exceed expectations.

TESTIMONIALS

Chalk Mountain did an excellent job getting a FEMA Floodplain map revised for Tom Green County.  Their tireless efforts over an extended time dealing with FEMA showed exception fortitude and commitment to the task.  Thanks Ken for a job well done!!!

Rick Bacon , Commissioner Pct. 3 Tom Green County, Texas

It is refreshing to know there are still professional people and companies with integrity, morals and expertise like Chalk Mountain.   They exceeded my expectation and I highly recommend them!

Crystal W, Home Owner

Chalk Mountain’s turnaround time is exceptional.  I’ll use you folks again.

Paul Maples RPLS, Maples & Associates, Inc.

Our insurance broker gave you a lot of compliments on how the report was so thorough and very professional.  Our flood insurance cost was reduced from approx $3,000 per year (without the certificate) to $1285 per year.  I’m so grateful that we were directed to you!

Marissa H, Home Owner

Chalk Mountain recently provided a flood study for a project in eastern Travis County for us and our client. The report was very professional and comprehensive. It was done in a short amount of time at a very reasonable fee. After seeing the level of service provided it no longer makes sense for our firm to struggle with these studies in-house and we will be using Chalk Mountain in the future.

James Garon, James Garon & Associates