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Prism Contractors & Engineers, Inc. mourns the loss of our industry colleagues.  We extend our deepest condolences to the families, co-workers and friends of those lost, as well as to the entire Virginia Beach community.

Prism Awarded Annual CCTV Inspection of Gravity Sanitary Sewer Pipes

Prism has once again been awarded the James City County Annual CCTV Inspection of Gravity Sanitary Sewer Pipes.  The work will primarily consist of light cleaning and closed circuit internal television inspection of 8-12 inch gravity sanitary sewer pipelines.

This contract is effective from July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2021.
Renewal Term #1: July 1, 2021 – June 30, 2022
Renewal Term #2: July 1, 2022 – June 30, 2023
Renewal Term #3: July 1, 2024 – June 30, 2024
Renewal Term #4: July 1, 2025 – June 30, 2026

Join Us and Smash Cancer

This year we will be making charitable contributions to the American Cancer Society, in honor of those who have battled or are still battling cancer. We are asking our clients, partners and friends for donations. Prism will match their contributions up to $500! Your business donations have allowed Prism to support the American Cancer Society. We extend our sincere thanks for making this possible.

ACS Donation Form


New Equipment Friday!

NASSCO PACP Class in Williamsburg, VA

Pipeline Assessment Certification Program (PACP)

When: Wednesday, May 1st & 2nd, 2018, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Location: Prism Contractors & Engineers, Inc.
1568 Manufacture Drive
Williamsburg,VA 23185

Trainer: David A. Reaves, P.E., L.S., 757-874-5670,

Course Description: The NASSCO PACP training course provides a thorough introduction to the PACP coding procedures, as well as an opportunity for students to ask questions and clarify various aspects of the program. PACP coding procedures are reviewed, and the student must demonstrate an understanding of the contents through the successful completion of a certification examination.

Register: Contact Tami Chatterton by email at or phone at 757-874-5670

Trainer Bio: David Reaves is a two-time graduate of Old Dominion University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering (1992) and a Master of Science Degree (1994) with a concentration in Engineering Management. David is a certified trainer for NASSCO and can teach classes for Pipeline Assessment Certification (PACP), Lateral Certification Assessment (LACP), Manhole Certification Assessment (MACP), and Inspector Training and Certification (ITCP) for Trenchless Rehabilitation. David also teaches classes at the college level for civil engineering as time allows and is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE).

David has twenty-seven (27) years of sanitary sewer related experience. David started his career as the Regional Wastewater Commodity Manager for the Navy in the Hampton Roads area. After five (5) years and over 50 million dollars worth of completed construction, David took a job as Wastewater Operations Manager for the City of Hampton. Over the course of the next five (5) years, David doubled the number of people and the budget for sanitary sewer repairs while doing all work in-house at rates less than or comparable to contractors. David managed a sanitary sewer system that generated over 10 million gallons per day from 150,000 residents. As owner of Prism Contractors & Engineers, Inc., David has successfully managed the cleaning and television inspection of over 3 million feet of sanitary sewer pipe.

Prism Announces New Trenchless Rehab Technician Apprenticeship Program

Prism is excited to announce our new Trenchless Rehab Technician Apprenticeship Program.  Our Apprenticeship Program is a two-year program which is recognized through the Virginia Department of Labor and Industry.  Candidates will learn all aspects of the Trenchless Rehab field to include the following:

  • Clean & TV Inspection of Sewer Systems
  • Manhole Inspection and Rehab
  • Main Line Rehab Using Cured-In-Place Pipe Lining
  • Lateral Line Rehab Using Cured-In-Place Pipe Lining
  • Dig & Replace of Sewer Systems

Along with learning specifics of the Trenchless Rehab trade, candidates will learn several other skills to work within the industry, such as Fundamentals of Project Management, Effective Oral and Written Communication and Finances and Accounting.

This is a full-time position with the opportunity to learn and grow within the Company.   Benefits available: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, 401K, Paid Time Off

Must have valid driver’s license with no major infractions for past 3 years.

Prism Contractors & Engineers, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Click HERE to apply



Prism Awarded Cape Fear Country Club & Large Diameter Sewer CCTV & Lining Project

Prism was awarded the Cape Fear Country Club & Large Diameter Sewer CCTV & Lining Project.  Work includes cleaning, CCTV inspecting and the installation of approximately 2,000 LF of 8″, 1,480 LF of 10″, 1,160 LF of 12″, 500 LF of 15″ and 860 LF of 24″ UV CIPP liner in gravity sanitary sewer systems.  Work also includes bypass pumping, point-repairs and manhole rehab.  This is the second contract Cape Fear Public Utility Authority has awarded to Prism.  The previous contract included 6 Inch Main Rehabilitation.

Happy Spring!

Prism is Soliciting Subcontractor and Supplier Participation

Prism Contractors & Engineers, Inc. is soliciting subcontractor and supplier participation to bid the Town of Mooresville, NC – 2019 Sewer Rehabilitation Project .  We encourage participation from minority-owned, women-owned or otherwise small, disadvantaged enterprises.

Town of Mooresville, NC – 2019 Sewer Rehabilitation Project
Bid Date: Thursday, March 7 by 10:00 a.m.
Proposals Due: Tuesday, March 5 by 5:00 p.m.
Location: Town of Mooresville, NC
Pre-Bid: N/A
Chief Estimator: Michelle Krewinghaus, 757-874-5670,
Scope of Work:
The work will consist of rehabilitating using Cured-In-Place Pipe (CIPP) methods for approximately 2,665 linear feet of 12” clay sanitary sewer, and 665 linear feet of 8” clay Sanitary sewer. The work also consists of 230 vertical feet of manhole rehabilitation. The work is split between 4 separate worksites.
Project Specs and Plans

The contract documents, plans, specifications, addenda, additional communications, responses to questions, etc. pertaining to the Invitation for Bids may be downloaded from Prism’s website at:

  • Prism Contractors & Engineers, Inc. is willing to break down or combine elements of work into economically feasible units to facilitate minority participation.
  • Prism Contractors & Engineers, Inc. is willing to review any responsible quote and will negotiate terms, if appropriate. We will notify your firm if your bid is accepted for this project.
  • Prism Contractors & Engineers, Inc. is willing to provide same unit pricing with our suppliers to help establish credit. If you need assistance with obtaining bonding, loan capital, lines of credit, insurance or joint pay agreements please contact us and we will review your needs and direct you to available agencies for assistance.
  • Prism Contractors & Engineers, Inc. will look at the possibility of a joint venture or partnership arrangement, if appropriate.
  • Prism Contractors & Engineers, Inc. pays twice monthly on submission of qualified invoice.

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