Testimonials & Reviews from Our Clients



“I commend NFE staff. It has been pleasure to work with your top notch staff.” Russell Rivenbark, PE.

“I would gladly recommend NFE on future projects.” Robert Mannell, PE, Transportation Manager

Allied Aerospace, Maryland:

“NFE provided customers with quality services. NFE staff demonstrated thorough knowledge, responsiveness to schedule and schedule changes, while displaying excellent cooperation between client and contractor, maintained open lines of communication resulting into outstanding partnering environment. We enjoyed working with NFE and would use NFE on future projects.” Bruce McNamee, DPM.

Benham Companies:

“Our sincere appreciation to NFE for your exceptional efforts at Fort Bragg. Excellent services in a very timely manner helping team to exceed client’s expectations. NFE’s interaction was an example of the type of cooperation and efficient teamwork that makes successful project”. Ronald Reid, AIA.

Blood & Cancer Center, Ohio:

“NFE provided excellent design and construction management services on our two medical buildings; those were rated as the Best buildings in the Town. All visitors give rave comments about these buildings. There were no additional costs or surprises during the construction. We highly recommend NFE for any design or construction projects.” Dr S.K. Garg, MD, President

Choate Construction:

“Our experience with A1 has been excellent and we have been able to develop and maintain excellent working relationships with you. Having team members, you can rely upon, is critical and we are very appreciative of your efforts on our multiple projects.” Michell Puryear, Project Executive.

City of Baltimore:

“NFE responds promptly to our requirements.” Dave Montgomery, Head of Construction Management.

City of Durham:

“The quality of NFE staff, project performance and responsive and adherence to budgets and cost controls were commendable. I would use NFE again and highly recommend them to others.” John Blanton, Program Administrator.

“NFE has been serving the City for several years. We hope to keep them successful and to build and improve on their successes.” Jerry Morrone, Engineering Supervisor.

City of Fayetteville, NC:

NFE’s work has been timely and professional and the City of Fayetteville will continue to use them in the future”. Curtis Hancock.

Congressman David Price:

“Your new headquarters is a testament of the dedication and hard work you and your employees have invested in NFE. Companies like yours are a growing and vital part of the business community in NC. Congratulations on your business success and growth”.

Delaware Department of Transportation:

“Excellent in Attitude, Cooperation, Equipment, Organization and management, quality of work and prosecution of work. A very good company to work with.” District Engineer.

Dun & Brad Street – Open Rating:

NFE’s overall Performance rating is calculated as 84% of top evaluated firms.

Durham Public Schools:

“Glad NFE is on our Team.” Tim Carr, Program Director.

Fayetteville State University:

“NFE uses no nonsense approach on all our projects to design and complete the work.” Allen Ray Williams, Director of Operations.

Federal Bureau of Prisons / Parsons Group:

“We are quite pleased with the quality services your firm provides to us on two Federal Prisons in AR and SC. You are committed to the assignment, your personnel are effective on the job, and their work is of the highest quality”. Robert Burns, Vice President, Government Services.

Fort Bragg Army Base:

“NFE has been true value add to SRS. Their quality of work has been solid, turnaround times and communications have been stellar and we look forward to our continued relationship”. Monte Edwards, SRS.

Governor James B. Hunt, Jr. North Carolina:

“Congratulations on your fine work… May you have many years of service to come!”

Go Triangle Transit Authority:

“I know the scope of work for RUSBUS project was a bit crazy with no real drawings to work from, but I really appreciate how your team was able to get this done. Thank you for your hard work and dedication to getting us the report done and even a couple of days early!” Bryan Hammond, Project Architect.

Go Triangle Transit Authority:

“A1 Consulting Group was selected as Top-ranked Consultant by Go Triangle on its 5-year contract. We have experienced successful relationship with highest degree of professionalism, in-depth knowledge of the subject, and responsiveness. Go Triangle is very pleased with their services and look forward to our continued relationship”. Jorge Salazar, PE

Hazen & Sawyer:

“NFE was very responsive and met our budget and schedule. We will continue using NFE on our future projects.” Ronald Taylor, Associate.


“I have known A1 and NFE for over 20 years and have worked together on several projects, including prestigious Light Rail project. A1 is committed to performance of quality work delivered on time. We have built solid work relationship”. Henry Liles, Vice-President.

Louis Berger & Associates:

NFE and your staff played the role in ensuring the success of the projects. Your staff efforts led to an outstanding project, completed ahead of time, and led to congratulatory letters from several sources. Compliments to all your staff for job well done. We look forward to working with you again in the near future.” John Epperly, Vice President.

McKim & Creed at US Navy Projects:

NFE has worked with McKim & Creed on several projects including water and wastewater plants and roads for municipal and military installations at Camp Lejeune. They have been very responsive and efficient to our needs and provided very professional and friendly customer services and conducted highest level of care at competitive market values”. David Heiser, PE, DEE

National Institute of Health / US Department of Health & Human Services (NIEHS):

“I would like to compliment your staff and organization for the outstanding role you played in ensuring success of several projects at NIH. Your staff performed high quality services and completed the project ahead of schedule and within budget. Team efforts led to rave comments from several sources. Congratulations to your staff for high standard of work ethics, prompt responsiveness, communication, and team work. We are very pleased with our positive working relationship. I would gladly recommend NFE to perform similar work.” Josee Crowell, Project Officer.

NC Department of Correction:

“Your work is great – very comprehensive and thorough job.” Kenneth Hart, Facilities Program Manager

NC Department of Administration, State Construction Office:

I have known you (Vinnie Goel) for over 20 years and have seen you working tirelessly with dedication and enthusiasm on multiple projects for state. A1 has always performed their services very professionally and meticulously. I heard raving comments from project teams about A1’s performance in their ability to meet deadlines and provide quality services. Latif Kaid, PE. Director

NC Department of Transportation:

”I have always encountered the highest degree of professionalism and responsiveness. These qualities are key ingredients for a successful consulting firm”. Shelton Russell, Biz Dev Manager


Quality of Contractors Work: Excellent. Kandace Reed, Real Property Management Specialist.

NC State University:

“NFE provides good service; NFE was responsive and work well done. We will use them again”. Steve Bostian.

Patton, Harris, Rust & Associates:

NFE services have been very responsive and quality. NFE completed our projects in a very professional and timely manner. NFE has maintained a positive working relationship with PHRA and VDOT and has contributed to an excellent partnering work environment.” Woodrow Helenburg, PE, Director of Construction Services.

Post, Buckley, Schuh, Jernigan:

“NFE provided services to us on City of Charlotte projects in a professional manner, on time, and in accordance with our agreement. We would not hesitate to utilize NFE on future assignments”. John Warren, PE, Transportation Manager.


“The quality of NFE’s staff, project performance, responsiveness, and adherence to budgets and cost controls were commendable on all our projects done together. We look forward to our continued relationship”. Steve Kagay, PE, Partner.

Senator Floyd McKissick:

“We commend NFE and its staff for the outstanding work performed at St Regis Luxury Resort in North Topsail Beach. Your staff provided high quality services and willingness to complete the project on schedule and within budget. The whole team should be commended for their superior work, prompt and responsive input and close working relationship with all parties involved. I highly recommend NFE to anyone for similar services”. President, St Regis Luxury Resort.

University of NC Chapel Hill:

“I compliment you and your staff at NFE for outstanding service and involvement in successful completion of various projects on campus. Your staff has consistently performed highest level of quality and demonstrated determination to complete assignments ahead of schedule within budgets. We are pleased with your services, the working relationship that has developed, and we truly look forward to a continued relationship. I recommend NFE as a quality firm”. Sid Stone, Director, Department of Construction Management.

US Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District:

”We are very pleased with the work you have done for us thus far and look forward to more opportunities for you to support us under your current contract.” Greg Johnson, Chief Engineer

US Army Corps of Engineers, Wilmington District:

CPARS Evaluation: Management: Exceptional

US Army Corps Wilmington District:

NFE has provided quality services without any difficulties and within estimated schedule and budget. We are pleased with their commitment to the assignment, quality of work and their responsiveness. Our association with NFE has been beneficial and we would recommend NFE for any future contracts.” Larry Creech, PE.

Virginia Department of Transportation

Virginia Department of Transportation in their Consultant Performance Report gave NFE a rating of 4.8 out of 5 in Attitude and Cooperation with Agencies and Public towards Work. W.B. Coburn, District Administrator

Wake County Public School System:

“My thanks to you and your staff for your efforts in meeting our tight time frame. Please express my appreciation to your staff for the efforts in completing this project on a timely basis.” B. Clint Job, Director, Real Estate Services.

“I have found your reports to be accurate, timely, and thorough. Thank you for your professionalism on the job and your attention to details.” Tom Ochterski, LEED-AP, Project Manager.

Wake Forest University:

“NFE has provided highest level of quality services, completing tasks ahead of schedules and within budgets. Congratulations to all your staff for outstanding services during my tenure at UNC-CH. I highly recommend NFE as a quality Firm.” Garland Burton, Diversity Director.

Wake Technical Community College:

NFE performed outstanding services on our project at main campus and we will hire them again.” Wendell Goodwin, PE, Facilities Officer.

Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission:

“I found NFE to be a conscientious contractor, all tasks were completed within reasonable time without problem. I would recommend NFE for any similar work.” Jeffrey Andrews, Contract Manager.

Wilbur Smith Associates:

“Your performance, timeliness and responsiveness in performing the services greatly assisted us in meeting the project goals. We look forward to future opportunities to team with your firm.” Kenneth P. Smith, Vice-President.


“NFE work was performed efficiently, within budget and on schedule. All work met VDOT requirements and NFE was very responsive to requests additional work. We enjoyed working with NFE and will consider NFE for future projects.” Thomas McVey, PE, Transportation Group Manager