Defined by more
than the services we offer

As a 100 percent employee owned company, Vaughn & Melton has grown to become a premier provider of civil engineering and surveying services with hundreds of employees delivering thousands of successful projects in multiple locations throughout the Southeastern United States.

We are committed to our clients as one company with one voice. This enables us to deliver world-class
professional services to every client on every project. So, whether it’s structural foundations, roadways,
bridges, sidewalks, water distribution, water treatment, wastewater and sewer systems, storm water
systems, or any other critical project, Vaughn & Melton is there, moving forward, always improving the
quality of commerce and communities.



To be the most respected and preferred provider of civil engineering
and surveying services in the Southeast, to be financially strong and
to be an employer of choice in our industry.


We believe that engineering excellence means a better world. What we do matters.

We are defined by more than the services we offer. We are distinguished by what we stand for.

We stand for excellence. We are passionate in our pursuit of quality, our commitment to innovation and technology, and unyielding in our focus on the safety of our people.

We stand for the communities where our roots are deep. They are our communities.

We stand for our employee-owners who inspire, respect and support each other as we exceed client expectations. This is why we come to work each day.

We are Vaughn & Melton


Vaughn & Melton’s value is the sum of the company’s individual values, which are . . .

To do the right thing: To have uncompromising integrity and take responsibility. To be authentic and act ethically in all situations. We hold ourselves to the highest standards. We trust and rely on each other to always do the right thing. Period.

To be team players: We roll up our sleeves as we learn, work and thrive as one team with rigor and unified purpose. We respect and value everyone’s individual talents, disciplines and responsibilities. We share ideas and credit. We are inclusive and collaborative. Relationships rule.

To work passionately: To be relentless in using knowledge and skills to pursue engineering excellence as we design with community in mind. We boldly innovate and deliver quality as we keep people safe in all we do. We meet objectives, embrace change and achieve goals. We deliver.

To be respectful: We actively listen. We communicate openly. We make improvements, not excuses. We strive to be genuine and embrace different points of view across our geographies. We have the courage to care.

To be good citizens: We take care of each other and serve the communities where our families live. We believe in profit, people and planet. Our business success builds communities.