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Morton & Pitalo, Inc. is a leader in providing high-quality civil engineering, land planning and land surveying services. Established in 1977, and having completed thousands of projects, we are the oldest locally owned firm in the Sacramento region.

Our services have been provided to the private sector for commercial, office, industrial, institutional and residential developments, and to the public sector for roads, public works, schools, parks and assessment districts. Our staff has been assembled from the best talent in their respective fields.

We have developed a style of operation that emphasizes a team approach and close involvement by our principals; clients deal with the same principal and handpicked team of in-house experts throughout project involvement. Our two guiding ideals - sound business practices and a commitment to top performance – have made Morton & Pitalo a growing, progressive company with deep roots in California.





Richard Morton

Richard Morton (1936 - 2015)
“Many people don’t understand the fine art of engineering. It’s work that, done well, is virtually unnoticed once a project is constructed. Since 1977 we’ve been doing the job well, but we haven’t gone unnoticed.”

John Pitalo

John Pitalo
"Morton & Pitalo brings your projects together seamlessly, meeting your needs for creative vision and practical applicability. We take pride in quality, accuracy and thoroughness - and it shows.”


Richard Morton

Eddie W. Kho, P.E., LEED AP, CEO
Mr. Kho is a Principal and the Chief Executive Officer of the firm. He has more than 38 years of professional experience in the field of civil engineering. He has been with Morton & Pitalo, Inc. since 1978. His expertise includes the design and construction of public works infrastructure projects including public buildings, roadways, transit, and utilities; and private land development projects including residential subdivisions, commercial, office and industrial complexes.

Richard Morton

Gregory J. Bardini, P.E., President
Mr. Bardini is President of the firm. He has more than 26 years of experience in the field of civil engineering. He has been with Morton & Pitalo, Inc. since 1994. His expertise includes the design and management of numerous public and private sector land development projects including land use master plans, specific plans, and mixed-use developments that include residential, commercial, office and industrial augmented by public facilities such as schools and park facilities.

Edwin K. Yu

Edwin K. Yu, PE, LEED AP, Vice President
Mr. Yu is a Vice President in the firm. He has more than 20 years of experience in designing and managing land development projects in the Sacramento Region. He’s been with Morton & Pitalo, Inc. since 2004. His expertise includes on-site and off-site improvement plans, specifications, and construction costs for industrial, residential and commercial developments including roadway geometric design, grading, storm drainage, sanitary sewer and water distribution systems design. Mr. Yu has extensive experience working with contractors fulfilling design build deliveries.

Christopher J Georges

Christopher J. Gorges, PLS, Vice President
Mr. Gorges is Vice President of the firm. He has more than 29 years of experience as a Land Surveyor in the public and private sectors. He has been with Morton & Pitalo, Inc. since 1995. His expertise includes boundary and topographic services, ALTA surveys, right-of-way mapping, construction surveys, geodetic control surveys, and utilization of Global Positioning Systems.