Founded in 1971, Sander Engineering Corporation (“SEC”) is a well established civil engineering design firm based in Houston, Texas. Dennis W. Sander, P.E., R.P.L.S. is founder and president of the company and directs the day-to-day operations of the company. Accompanying Mr. Sander is a dedicated staff of experienced engineers, technicians, and administrators that are committed to the company and our client’s needs. The majority of our employees have been with the company for many years and our employee turnover is extremely low.

SEC serves public and private sector clients in Houston and surrounding areas who require quality civil engineering services combined with experience, dedication and professional integrity. We pride ourselves in providing comprehensive, quality, and cost effective engineering services to our clients on a personal level. The company’s focus is on the design, construction review and maintenance of water, wastewater, detention, storm water, paving and plant facilities, together with the proper project management, coordination and communication skills to successfully complete each project. We believe we have succeeded in this goal as indicated in the high degree of satisfaction expressed by our clients as well as the quantity of repeat business and client referrals.

SEC has maintained along-term. personalized, profession client relationships with many municipalities, counties, and municipal utility districts in southeast Texas for many years. In addition, SEC has participated in the creation of municipal utility districts and currently serves as consulting engineer for numerous utility districts.


An important element of SEC is the ability to provide personal contact with clients. Since no two projects are the same, our firm approaches each with the particular emphasis on thoroughly determining the specific needs and concerns of the client and supplying the engineering expertise to provide comprehensive, cost effective engineering services to deliver projects in a timely manner.

We firmly believe that every project is a team effort between the owner, engineer and contractor. With the proper attitude each project can be successfully completed with cooperation and minimum conflict. When conflicts do arise, we believe that we have fostered the proper working relationship to resolve the issue to the satisfaction of all parties. Furthermore, every project is prepared and completed by a licensed professional engineer who is responsible for the project from beginning to end; thereby, assuring project continuity.