AGE Engineering Services began in 1992. Douglas Gooch left the Kentucky Department of Transportation’s Somerset District Office # 8 where he had spent the previous 4 years in the operations section. Steve Austin brought to the company skills from work as an Engineer for Hitachi Manufacturing. In 2004 Douglas Gooch, having acquired complete ownership of AGE Engineering Services, incorporated the company to become AGE Engineering Services, Inc.
AGE has a current staff of 22 employees. The professional staff consists of 4 licensed Civil Engineers, 4 licensed Surveyors, and 3 EIT’s.
AGE currently has Engineers and Surveyors who are licensed in Kentucky, Virginia, West Virginia, and Tennessee.
AGE operates Five (5) field crews. These crews use TRIMBLE Real Time Global Positioning Satellite Systems; all crews are using the Trimble R8 GLONASS capable rovers and have virtual reference network capabilities. All crews use TOPCON Total Station with Ranger Data Collectors. Work for these crews includes construction staking for multiple highway construction projects, numerous building construction projects, survey of electric transmission lines for various electric utilities and substation sites, and gathering accurate site data for the engineering staff.