About Us

2012

 
 

Who is Fountain Engineering Inc.?

Fountain Engineering, Inc. has been in the underground utility business for over 40 years. It was incorporated in January of 1993.  Fountain Engineering holds contractor licensing in Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, Alabama, North Carolina, South Carolina and Texas. We have the capabilities to perform work in all of those states, simultaneously.


Focused Specialty Areas:  The Key Largo Wastewater Treatment District, $153,000,000 Wastewater Collection and Treatment project encompassed a wastewater collection system with roughly 14,000 connections from mm 91 to mm 106 and the CR-905 Cold Spot connecting to a central wastewater treatment plant. Fountain successfully completed 9 phases of the project, from which they were the low bidder on the first phase and was awarded additional phases through change orders. Fountain's portion of the project consisted of the installation of Vacuum Main, Force Main and Gravity Main. Overall, Fountain Engineering Inc, installed over 140,000 feet of vacuum sewer, gravity sewer and force main, plus 550 Airvac Vacuum collection Pits.


The City of Marathon's $100,000,000 Wastewater and Stormwater expansion project is a project that encompassed approximately 56 miles of sanitary sewer lines, 7 regional wastewater treatment facilities, and a citywide Stormwater Infrastructure system; which Fountain Engineering completed 3 out of the 7 areas of construction. Area 1 consist of the installation of 1 Pump Station and roughly 12,400 LF of Force Main which were installed by carrier pull and horizontal directional drill (HDD). Area 3 consist of the installation 13,577 LF of Vacuum Main installation, 4,000 LF of Gravity Sewer Lateral, 74 Vacuum Pits and Stormwater Infrastructure. Area 7 consist of the installation of 55,000 LF of Force Main, 10,100 LF of Gravity Sewer Lateral, 130 E-1 Grinder Pumps and Stormwater Infrastructure.


Other experience and qualifications: We have worked extensively in the telecommunications construction field for over 30 years. Beginning in the 1970's as a sub-contractor for Bell South installing conduit and manholes. We held the master contract for Bell South in the Florida Keys for 17 years and in the Florida Panhandle for 6 years. We have installed manholes, conduit, anchors and poles for Keys Energy. We held the master maintenance contract for Keys Energy for 3 years.


We have also successfully completed projects for other customers installing vacuum sewer & gravity sewer. We installed 25,000 LF of vacuum sewer & gravity sewer for Calusa campground in 2009 & 2010. During that time frame, we also install 12,000 LF of water main and 97 AirVac vacuum chambers.


We held the dig and replace contract for Miami-Dade Water & Sewer division for 3 years. During that time, we performed pipe video service, replacement of old gravity sewer mains and point repairs on damaged portions of gravity sewer main.


We have a proud tradition of completing projects on-time and on budget while providing quality service.


Safety is our highest priority and Fountain Engineering has an outstanding record. Our employees are trained in safety and we currently have a safety consultant who regularly visits our sites to ensure the safety program is adhered to.


Our staff enjoys the challenges of problem solving and achieving common sense economical solutions to these problems.




Please review our Work History for more information.

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