Technology

Cervantes and Associates, P.C. utilizes the latest technological advanced computer aided and drafting equipment with AutoCAD 2007 and 2010 and Microstation V.8 in the preparation of design drawings in both English and Metric units. Additionally we utilize the Construction Criteria Base System (CCB) data base to provide specifications (SPECSINTACT) and cost estimations (MCACES). We also produce specifications in MasterSpec (AIA) format and files (in the latest version of Microsoft Word or Word Perfect.)

Computer Aided Design/Drafting:
  • AutoCAD Civil 3D 2007-2010
  • AutoDesk - Civil Design 2007-2010
  • AutoDesk – Land Development 2007
  • Bentley – Microsation V 8
  • Bentley - Geopac
  • Sketch Up and VIZ Render


  • Software Civil Engineering:
  • Bentley Storm Cad (Unlimited Nodes)
  • POND-PACK Detention Pond Analysis
  • FHWA HY-8 Culvert Design and Analysis Program
  • HEC-RHS Water Surface Profiles
  • TR-20 S.C.S Hydrology
  • TR-55 Urban Hydrology
  • CYBERNET – Pipe Network Flow Analysis (2004)


  • Software Surveying:
  • STAR*NET Least Square Adjustment
  • Geographic Information System (GIS):
    Arc Explorer and Corpscon translation software

    Additional Software:
  • Microsoft Office 2000 Professional
  • SureTrac Primavera CPM Scheduling
  • Microsoft Project Manager CPM Scheduling
  • Adobe Acrobat Professional Writer 6


  • Hardware:
  • Symmetrical DSL Internet Connection
  • Off Site Hosted Email & Web Server
  • (1) H/P 3GH Server
  • (20) Workstations
  • (2) Laptop Workstations for:
    office, travel or field work
  • (1) HP 1055 CM Plus ‘E’ Size Color Plotter
  • (1) HP Deskjet 4500mfp Plotter
  • (1) HP Deskjet 4500 Scanner
  • (1) HP LaserJet 5100TN Printer
  • (1) Canon C3380 color printer/copier/scanner
  • Survey Equipment List:
    Global Positioning Systems -
  • (3) Thales-Pro Mark 3
  • (3) Locus GPS Receivers/Sokkia Locus Processor
  • (1) Trimble Scoutmaster II
  • (1) Magellan Explorist 600
  • Total Stations
  • (1) TOPCON 900 SA Robotic Total Station w/ FC200 Data Recorder
  • (1) NIKON DTM-521
  • (1) SOKKIA SET 3B II w/ TDS


  • Electronic Field Data Collector:
    Levels: (1) Wild N-3 w/ Precise Level Rods
  • (2) Leitz B-2C
  • (1) Topcon AT-F2
  • (2) Leitz B-1


  • Miscellaneous:
  • (3) Heliflux GA 52B Magnetic Locator
  • (13) Prism Sets
  • (4) Motorola Hand Held Radios


  • 4229 Lafayette Center Drive, Suite 1125, Chantilly, VA 20151
    Cervantes & Associates, P.C. © 2010-11