A Company of Problem-Solvers

About Davel Engineering

Providing Innovative Solutions to Complex Problems

At Davel Engineering & Environmental Inc., we’re a company made of problem solvers. Located in Menasha, WI, and serving clients throughout Northeast Wisconsin and Upper Michigan, we have built a reputation of finding innovative ways to get the job done efficiently, and effectively.

We think outside the box and have helped keep many construction projects on-time and within budget. Our talented engineering staff creates ideas from both a practical and economic standpoint. We do our best to provide you with innovative solutions in the design and development of your project.

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Our Mission Statement

At Davel Engineering & Environmental Inc., we value knowledge and intelligence, honesty, teamwork, professionalism, and timeliness. We work to achieve total customer satisfaction and deliver exceptional professional services and quality designs.

Our Service Philosophy

We’re serious about serving our clients, and that’s reflected not only in our mission statement but lived out in our day-to-day business activities.


Meet Our Team

John R. Davel, President of Davel Engineering & Environmental Inc.

John R. Davel, P.E.


John brings over 30 years of experience in civil engineering to the Davel team. He believes in the value of customer satisfaction and specializes in site development for residential, commercial, industrial, and institutional projects.
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John’s employment background includes 14 years of civil engineering experience at a Consulting Engineering firm before founding Davel Engineering and Environmental, Inc. Early in his career, he gained valuable experience as a project engineer, where he designed and managed civil engineering projects for a variety of clients. John’s area of specialty was stormwater management, flood studies, sewer and water design, and land development.

John holds a Bachelor of Science in Civil and Environmental Engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He received his professional engineering license in 1988 with the State of Wisconsin and in 2012 in the State of Michigan. John is an active member of the Wisconsin Society of Professional Engineers and served as the State Director from 1997-1998.

Timothy Wittman, Project Engieneer at Davel Engineering & Environmental Inc.

Timothy Wittmann, P.E. , CPESC

Project Engineer

Tim’s primary role as a civil engineer with Davel Engineering & Environmental Inc. is to prepare engineering studies, develop site designs, and prepare construction plans and permits.
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Tim also works to keep projects moving smoothly by communicating with various municipalities and keeping clients up to date on project developments.

Tim loves the challenge of coming up with new innovative designs and his varied role with the company. His special areas of expertise include stormwater management plans, erosion and sediment control, and other design aspects related to land development.

His personal goal: “To stay on budget and develop a quality design that meets the client’s needs.”

Mitchell Bauer, Project Engineer at Davel Engineering & Environmental Inc.

Mitchell Bauer, P.E.

Project Engineer

Mitchell’s responsibilities as a civil engineer include designing sewer and water systems, and drainage, grading, and stormwater systems to serve project sites and also preparing and submitting permit applications and obtaining agency approvals for engineering plans.
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“I view each project as a complex puzzle that has infinite design solutions,” says Mitch. “My objective is to find the most cost-effective solution while meeting the client’s goals and expectations. The extensive wealth of knowledge available at Davel Engineering & Environmental, Inc. is extremely helpful in allowing me to reach my objective.”

Mitchell is a 2013 graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Platteville.

James Sehloff, Professional Land Surveyor at Davel Engineering & Environmental Inc.

James Sehloff, PLS

Professional Land Surveyor

Jim Sehloff leads the surveying department at Davel Engineering & Environmental Inc., overseeing surveying crews, researching property deeds, and creating various survey maps, including subdivisions, certified survey maps, ALTA surveys, and other topographic surveys.
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Jim’s goal is to serve Davel customers by determining the most accurate division of the land, so they can make sound project decisions.

“I really love the progressiveness I’ve found at Davel Engineering & Environmental Inc.,” says Jim. “We have the latest software and technology to do the job right.”

Scott Anderson, Professional Land Surveyor at Davel Engineering & Environmental Inc.

Scott Andersen, PLS

Professional Land Surveyor

Scott’s job is to conduct field and office work to establish property boundaries for both commercial and residential situations based on recorded documents. In addition, Scott collects and establishes vertical and horizontal information for engineering-based projects.
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In 2008, Scott received an Associate Degree in Land Surveying from Nicolet Area Technical College in Rhinelander, WI, and has been continuing to learn the skills associated with land surveying ever since.

“Every project is like a puzzle; I enjoy taking all of my skills and implying them into each project to maintain a great degree of accuracy. With the benefits of having up-to-date GPS and robotic surveying equipment, we are able to support our data and provide accurate information to our clients.”

Travis Stuck, Environmental Specialist at Davel Engineering & Environmental Inc.

Travis A. Stuck

Environmental Specialist

Travis has been practicing in a professional manner for 14 years conducting wetland determinations and soil & site evaluations.
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Travis’s professional experience includes private and public sector work: owning and operating Eastern Ridges Land Consulting, LLC, working for a local surveying firm, and, most recently, as a Soil Conservationist with the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) – Natural Resource Conservation Services (NRCS). With the NRCS, Travis worked closely with other federal, state, and local agencies and private landowners.

Travis holds a Bachelor of Science degree in resource management, with an emphasis on soil and water resources. He has additional education in surveying and land law. He is a Professional Wetland Scientists (PWS) – Society of Wetland Scientists, Certified Soil Tester (CST)- Department of Safety & Professional Services, and most recently, he was accepted into the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) – Professionally Assured Wetland Delineator Program.

As an “Assured Delineator,” our wetland delineations conducted by Travis, do not require DNR review and subsequent concurrence. This can be a substantial help in moving forward quickly with projects that have wetland concerns.

Davel Engineering team

Join Our Team

We are a fast-paced, constantly growing firm, which offers career growth and advancement opportunities in a friendly, team-orientated environment. We provide employees with a very competitive salary and generous benefits packages which include:

  • Profit-Sharing / 401K
  • Medical / Dental Insurance Options
  • Paid Vacation / Holiday Time
  • Training / Continuing Education
We are dedicated to finding talented, hard-working engineers, surveyors, technicians, and support staff who will contribute to our firm’s goal of continuing to better serve our customers and community. If this sounds like you and you would like to join our team, please feel free to fax or mail us your resume. We look forward to speaking with you.

Now that you have met our team, give us a call! We are eager to help you with your civil engineering and land surveying projects.

Now that you have met our team, give us a call! We are eager to help you with your civil engineering and land surveying projects.

Davel Engineering & Environmental Inc, Menasha WI

Visit Us

Davel Engineering
1164 Province Terrace
Menasha, WI 54952
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Contact Us

Phone: 1-920-991-1866
Fax: 1-920-441-0804
Email: john@davel.pro

Business Hours

Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday - Sunday: Closed