Higgins Engineering, Inc. (HEI) is a civil engineering consulting firm established in 1984. For over 25 years, HEI has been solving practical problems in the disciplines of water resources, water quality, hydrology, hydraulics, environmental assessment and analysis, and permit processing and approvals. Clients are served in both the public and private sectors with services ranging from specific to ongoing consulting.
The company's office is located in West Palm Beach, Florida, which enables easy access to various governmental agencies for performing research or coordination during a regulatory process. The small size of the firm allows responsive personalized services to clients.
Higgins Engineering is certified by the South Florida Water Management District as a Small Business Enterprise and is also certified as a Small Business Enterprise with both Palm Beach County and the City of West Palm Beach.
The size of projects previously, or currently involved with, range from small (1 to 2 acres) up to regional investigations covering over 100 square miles.
Previous experience of Higgins Engineering personnel includes employment at public agencies and private consulting firms. This diversity in work experience allows company personnel to work well with both public and private clients. In addition, it provides a better understanding of public agencies in coordination and processing of permit applications.