Streamlined

Working Your Project From The Ground Up

From concept, planning, permitting and design to construction,
our integrated approach  moves projects efficiently and reduces delays. 

Our professionals are industry leaders in finding
cost-effective, practical and technically sound solutions.

Civil Engineers & Surveyors

Taking Projects From Site  Development  Through  Construction  Services

IN-HOUSE SERVICES

GPR & SUBSURFACE IMAGERY SERVICES

Geotechnical Evaluation, Structural Analysis, Archeology and Grave Sites, Utility Location Applications

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DRILLING SERVICES

Sample Extraction From Site Subsurface. Specialized Drill Rig For Reduced Footprint and Emission Restrictions.

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DRONE – AERIAL SERVICES

Video, Photography, Photogrammetry Surveying, Topographic Imagery, 3D Modeling, Infrared Observation, Inspection, Construction Phase Monitoring.

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LAB – MATERIAL TESTING

Soil, Concrete, Masonry, Asphalt, Wood and Steel. In-House Services Save Time and Money.

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FOUNDATION FOR EXCELLENCE

COMPANY HISTORY

Excellence is about doing your best.  At Thoroughbred Engineering, we constantly pursue continued excellence. We believe if you have knowledge, proper planning, thorough execution, quality communication and transparency on the project and within the company that excellence will follow. Excellence is the core of every project we do and in every team member.

Knowledge and Experience have no substitute. We obtain and retain experts in their field to meet the needs of our clients. We continue to evolve our business services to meet the our client’s needs.

Planning with defined roles and scopes supports Execution of successful ventures and is our driving force.

Communication is needed for clearly understanding the roles, activities and goals amongst the client and team members.

Transparency breeds trust from our clients and in our company. We value our openness as it creates unlimited possibilities for the success of your project.

Value for Our Clients is realized with streamlined services, fast turn-around time, quality oversight and positive collaboration.

1986

Thoroughbred Engineering, Inc. Established in Georgetown, KY to Provide Civil Engineering and Land Surveying

2010

Mr. Brent C. Combs, P.E., Principal and Owner of Thoroughbred Engineering, Inc. Accepts Position as Georgetown-Scott County Planning and Zoning Engineer

2014

Colt Engineering (DBA Thoroughbred Engineering) with President, Mr. Darrin Croucher, P.E. Purchases Assets of Thoroughbred Engineering, Inc. 

Service Expansion Includes Geotechnical Engineering, Construction Services, Material Testing and International  Building Code Special Inspections

2015

Mr. Matthew Vernon Joins Company as Vice President and Construction Director

Lexington Office Opens; Material Testing Lab Expands

2016

Mr. Jonathan Hale, P.E. Joins Company as Vice President and Principal Engineer

Service Expansion Includes In-House Drilling Services

Service Expansion Includes Drone Services

Mr. Brent Combs, P.E. Returns to the Company as Senior Principal Engineer

2017

Jeffersonville, Indiana Office Opens; Construction Services Expand

Service Expansion Includes Structural Engineering