HISTORY

1997
Tower Engineering Professionals established
1998
Environmental and Civil Divisions are created
Founders Pete Jernigan and Andy Haldane, two Structural Engineers, focused their efforts on Inspections, Mappings, and Structural Analyses. In the fall, they hired the first full-time employee and began expanding TEP’s capabilities.
1999
TEP purchases their first office
Expansion required more work space which resulted in the purchase of an office located on Junction Boulevard in Raleigh, NC.
2001
Mechanical, Plumbing, and Electrical Division is created
2004
Land Surveying Division is created
2006
TEP builds a fully outfitted Geotechnical Lab
This in-house lab service enhanced TEP's capabilities to include pull testing.
2007
Denver, CO office opens
2008
TEP Design/Build Established
2010
Phoenix, AZ office opens
2012
Charlotte, NC; Tampa, FL; and Houston, TX offices open
2014
Headquarters moves to Tryon Road in Raleigh, NC
2015
Cultural Resources Division is created; Brevard, NC and Indianapolis, IN offices open
2016
Seattle, WA; Rockaway, NJ; and Dallas, TX offices open
2017
Acquisition of Egan Realty Services (ERS)
Egan Realty Services is acquired to create TEP's Site Acquisition Division
News Release
2018
Acquisition of Utilis Engineering; Atlanta, GA; Nashville, TN; and Portland, OR offices open
2019
Acquisition of P-SEC to expand into Waterloo, Canada; Austin, TX; Birmingham, AL; Richmond, VA; and Washington, DC offices open
2020
Boise, ID; Calgary, AB; Vancouver, BC; Charleston, SC; St. Augustine, FL; and Halifax, NS offices open