DESA, Inc. is a professional services firm based in Columbia, South Carolina. It is important that the work we do has a positive impact on our world. We do this by being committed to our clients and our community, and by trying to make each life we encounter better.

Construction & Engineering Services

At DESA, we facilitate successful projects. We blend 20 years of experience and education in the science of construction management to make sure our projects have the best possible outcome. We manage and facilitate contracts so our clients can focus on doing what they do best.

  • Construction Management Services

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    Quality control

    Cost and budget management

    Cost issue resolution

    Schedule management

    Risk management

    Computer Assisted Construction Management and BIM

    Community notification and information updates

    Technologically advanced

  • Engineering Services

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    Site design


    Dirt road design

    Water & Sewer Infrastructure Services

    Sanitary Sewer Evaluation Studies

  • Construction Administration

    • Change order management
    • Field observation
    • Meeting minutes
    • Documentation archiving
    • Payment procedures
    • Documentation close-out
    • Warranty filing and organizing
    • Final record filing
  • Owner’s Representative Services

    • Highly experienced and industry experts
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Proactive
  • Public Outreach Services

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    Information sessions

    Community outreach

    Public meetings

    Special research projects

    Focus groups

Current Project List

Carolina Crossroads I20/26/126 Corridor

Owner: SC Department of Transportation

Role: Public Involvement

Richland County Dirt Road Project

Owner: Richland County

Role: Engineer

Claflin University Student Housing

Owner: Claflin University

Role: Owner's Representative