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SDE Receives Recognition Award for Pipeline Safety Enhancement Plan

Jacobs Program Manager presented SDE a “Certificate of Recognition for Process Improvements and Innovation” for our contribution for SUE mapping for Sempra Energy/SDG&E Pipeline Safety Enhancement Plan (PSEP) at the Annual PSEP Survey Meeting. Due to our utility mapping and engineering expertise, SDE was acknowledged as being a large contributor to the success of utility mapping throughout the San Diego region. SDE was invited to assist in developing the PSEP SUE Guidelines, co-authored by Ivan Fox, Principal Engineer and COO at SDE, which will be implemented throughout the project for the remaining years of PSEP.

Congratulations Rancho Valencia Resort!

SDE is exceptionally honored of our long-term, established relationship with the award-winning Rancho Valencia Resort & Spa as we have been providing land planning, engineering and land surveying services for the prestigious resort for over 25 years. As the resort’s civil engineer, we are proud to announce the resort was voted as the #1 best hotel in California and the U.S., and #1 Relais & Châteaux Hotel in the World by U.S. News & World Report Travel. Congratulations on receiving these well-deserved awards!

County of San Diego Newest Flood Control District Advisory Commissioner, January 2015

SDE is proud to announce Annie’s nomination and appointment as Flood Control District Advisory (FCDA) Commissioner for the County of San Diego.  She is one of five commissioners who investigate, advise the Board of Directors, the FCDA Manager, and the FCDA staff regarding various District issues as directed by the Board in accordance with the San Diego County Flood District Act.  The San Diego County Flood Control District is run by the Board of Directors, who are the County of San Diego Board of Supervisors.

Annie received a Certificate of Recognition from the County of San Diego

Annie received a Certificate of Recognition from the County of San Diego, presented by Supervisor Dave Roberts on Friday, May 30, 2014, at Scripps Miramar Ranch Library for the SBDC Meet the Buyers Event. From left to right: Supervisor Dave Roberts, Annie Aguilar, and Cheryl Brown from North County SBDC.

SDE - Women-Owned Small Business of the Year Winner

SDE is the Small Business Administration (SBA) 2014 Women-Owned Small Business of the Year Winner We are thrilled to share the good news!! We were nominated by North SBDC Business Advisors Linda Harasin and Cheryl Brown. This award recognizes SDE as the outstanding small business among all candidates in San Diego and Imperial Counties. The Annual Small Business Awards Breakfast highlighting the importance of small business in our community will be held on June 11, 2014 at the Town and Country Resort & Conference Center from 8 am to 11:30am. To buy tickets please visit

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The strength of any community is defined by the individuals who make up that community. 

The leadership at SDE is characterized by our core values: 

  • Client Satisfaction
  • Integrity
  • Teamwork
  • Quality Product
  • Work and Life Balance