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Area West Engineers
Richard Rozumowicz, RCE 28217
Richard Rozumowicz, RCE 28217

Richard Rozumowicz, President and Principal of Area West Engineers, Inc. is a California licensed, civil engineer authorized to practice land surveying.  Mr. Rozumowicz has over 30 years of professional experience providing civil engineering, environmental engineering, surveying and construction management services to both the private and public sectors including residential, institutional, commercial, industrial, and capital improvement projects.  His experience encompasses projects of varying size and complexity and includes preliminary site reviews, engineering feasibility studies, governmental processing and approvals, civil engineering improvement plans, land surveying, construction staking and construction management.

Mr. Rozumowicz’s extensive civil improvement design work gives him the ability to foresee problems and find timely and economical solutions for them.

Mr. Rozumowicz is a highly trained professional with experience in:

  • Project Management, supervision of design staff
  • All aspects of land surveying
  • Construction management
  • Preliminary site reviews
  • Engineering feasibility studies
  • Expert testimony
  • Accident review
  • Coordination with clients and governmental agencies
  • Grading design
  • Earthwork quantity calculations
  • Erosion control plan preparation
  • Cost estimating
  • ADA compliant design
  • Horizontal and vertical road design to local and Cal-Trans standards
  • Striping and signage design to local and California MUTCD standards
  • Street light design
  • Public and private water infrastructure design
  • Public and private sewer infrastructure design
  • Public and private drain infrastructure design
  • Hydrologic / Hydraulic modeling
  • Detention / Retention basin modeling
  • Post development storm water quality design


Charlie Czapkay, PLS 8297
Charlie Czapkay, PLS 8297

Mr. Czapkay has more than 10 years experience in land surveying.  Through his direct involvement in multiple aspects of the surveying process, Mr. Czapkay has gained experience in a wide array of land surveying projects, ranging from residential, commercial, institutional and industrial developments. Mr. Czapkay is also proficient in AutoCAD and LDD.

Mr. Czapkay has experience in the following areas:

  • Project management and supervision of survey staff
  • Topographic surveys
  • Boundary surveys
  • ALTA/ACSM Land Title Survey
  • Preparing legal descriptions and exhibit plats
  • Construction staking
  • Settlement monitoring
  • Utility surveys
  • FEMA Elevation Certifications
  • FEMA LOMA, LOMR, CLOMR preparation
  • Control for aerial photography/aerial mapping
  • Coordination with governmental agencies
  • Abandonment Maps and Descriptions
  • Acquisition Maps and Descriptions
  • Appraisal Maps
  • Cadastral Surveys
  • Final Subdivision and Parcel Maps and Records of Survey Maps
  • GPS Surveys
  • Hydrologic Surveys
  • Lot Line Adjustment and Lot Merger Maps and Descriptions
  • Right of Way Maps and Descriptions
  • Tentative Subdivision and Parcel Maps
  • Quit Claim Maps and Descriptions