About Us

A civil engineering and planning firm located in Hillsboro, Oregon, our team at NW Engineers remains committed to delivering original designs, quality engineering and superb customer service to all of our clients in both the private and public sector. We make it our mission to provide creative and timely designs that meet our clients' needs through innovative ideas and problem solving. Through client communication, hands-on experience and a dedication to providing industry leading customer service, our team at NW Engineers continues to excel as one of the leading civil engineering and land use planning firms in the Portland Metro area.

Our Values & Mission

At NW Engineers, we understand that our success comes from the success of our clients. That's why we make it our mission to ensure every project receives the type of thorough attention to detail and dedicated support needed to succeed.

Our site development and civil engineering teams operate with the highest levels of integrity and remain committed to doing the right thing no matter the cost. Through continuous development and improvement, our team strives to become more skilled and efficient in order to provide our clients with the best product possible. This level of commitment comes directly from an ownership focused on assembling a team that overcomes problems by working together to achieve a common goal. We invite you to experience for yourself what so many of our clients already know firsthand - At NW Engineers, Your Success Is Our Design.

Matthew Newman


Matthew Newman has 27 years of experience; 13 years as a local government current land use planner in California and Oregon and 14 years as a private land use consultant and manager. He has extensive experience with project management, land use planning and the development/permitting process at many local jurisdictions in Oregon and SW Washington.

Steve White, PE


Steve White has 33 years of experience, and has a background with a variety of public civil engineering projects with NW Engineers and other companies as well. This experience includes sanitary sewers, storm sewers, water resources, road design, parking lots and survey. As a principal and engineering manager at NWE, Steve currently provides oversight and quality control for many of our civil engineering projects.

At NW Engineers, we remain committed to providing our clients with the support they need to achieve success, no matter the project.

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