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Who We Are

Established in 1976, Utility Specialists provides natural gas, electric, telephone and cable television system design and extension negotiation services. The firm has managed projects throughout California, Arizona, Nevada and Colorado.

Utility Specialists and its affiliates are staffed by project managers with extensive dry utility experience. The support staff consists of highly skilled design and technical personnel. Utility Specialists has computer-aided natural gas, electric, telephone, and cable television design capability. This company was the first firm to offer dry utility construction coordination to ensure timely and efficient facility installation and energizing once the design phase is completed.

What We Do

By continuing to pioneer in the provision of services, The Utility Specialists' family of companies has kept up with the ever more complicated task of managing the land development process. Our Contract Management Services (CMS) division is a financial services group committed to the timely return of refundable deposits and advances to the Client.

In order to live within a construction budget, the integrity of the construction budgeting process is of the highest importance to a builder. We have found that Utility Specialists' accuracy gives our Clients a true handle on the expected cost of providing utility service to their projects. By using the Utility Specialists cost estimating and bid package services, our Clients can feel confident that management of their utility portion of the construction funding will help ensure a successful project.


Our Services

We provide a wide array of Utility Management Services

Dry Utility Project Management

Project management services ensuring dry utilities are developed to service your project. These services include Dry Utility Project Profile, Due Diligence and Feasibility Studies.

Electric Applicant Design

The design of the electric utility system for residential and commercial developments with the goal of providing greater control over dry utility infrastructure costs and project schedule.

Contract Management Services

Analysis of all dry utility contracts for refundable and reimbursement values. We aggressively intervene at utilities to recover your money in a timely manner.

Public Agency Works

Feasibility Studies to locate existing electric, telephone, natural gas, and cable television facilities for major roadway improvements

Dry Utility Design Services

Early design information for the development team is a benefit for the Builder. Our design capabilities include concept design, detailed utility design, construction estimates, utility interface, and construction support.

Homeowner Lot Disclosure Exhibits

Providing a color exhibit in a graphically depicted design that is easy for a homebuyer to understand all of the aboveground structures that impact their lot.

Dry Utility Concept Designs

Plan and prepare a system concept design using utility company design criteria, policies, and practices. Design includes potential points of feed, feeder system requirements, and fusing needs.

Construction Coordination Services

Interface between the Client, site superintendent, foreman, and utility inspectors to coordinate, plan, and complete the dry utility construction and meter sets in a timely manner.

Management Team

Tony Nissen

Tony Nissen

Cord Baker

Cord Baker

Duane Stroobosscher

Duane Stroobosscher


Inland Empire Region 41870 Kalmia Street, Suite 125
Murrieta, CA 92562
Phone 951-834-9595
Principal in Charge – Tony Nissen

Orange County 25909 Pala, Suite 260
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
Phone 949-770-1900
Principal in Charge – Jeff Hamen

San Diego County 4429 Morena Blvd.
San Diego, CA 92117
Phone 858-581-2250
Principal in Charge – Duane Stroobosscher