Kevin D. McHugh Jr., LS

Principal Land Surveyor

Areas of Expertise

Project Management Cost Estimating & Proposals On-Call Survey/Mapping Services Map Checking Boundary Surveys Topographic Surveys Subdivision Mapping Condominium Plans Record of Surveys Boundary Adjustments ALTA/NSPS Land Title Surveys Legal Descriptions


Saddleback Community College - AA Mathematics Cal Poly Pomona – Surveying & Engineering Courses


Registration: CA Land Surveyor #L6310

Project Management City of San Diego - Sutherland Reservoir Bathymetric Survey (800 Acres) City of San Diego – East County Advanced Water Purification – Boundary and Aerial Topographic Surveys SANDAG/(LOSSAN) - El Portal Underpass – QA/QC survey services for pedestrian underpass of NCTD R/W SDG&E Sunrise Powerlink – Boundary Surveys, R/W and Appraisal Maps, Legal Descriptions for approximately 40 miles of 500kV transmission ROW acquisition. SDG&E On-Call Surveying and Mapping - Land Services and Real Estate Departments OCTA Transportation Corridors (Eastern, Oso and San Joaquin) – Boundary Surveys, ROW Maps, Legal Description for ROW acquisition NAVFAC ID/IQ Southwest Division On-Call Surveying

Kevin has over 44 years of professional land surveying experience in Southern California working in both small and large firms.

He started his surveying career in 1971 working for his father’s small three-person surveying company in Irvine, CA. After attending college, he joined the International Union of Operating Engineers, Local 12 and started fulltime field surveying, primarily in construction staking and boundary surveys. He moved into the office from the field and started subdivision mapping and performing field survey support calculations for the multiple survey crews.

Kevin obtained his Land Surveyor’s license in 1990 and has been managing mapping and survey departments ever since.

Kevin Joined San Dieguito Engineering in November 2020.

Primary Responsibilities
As Principal Land Surveyor Kevin is responsible for all land surveying and mapping operations for the company. His duties include business development, client relationships, and project management for both private sector and public works projects. Kevin has provided land surveying services for various clients and agencies throughout the following Counties: San Diego, Imperial County, Riverside, Orange, and Sempra Energy/SDG&E.