Welcoming registered landscape architect John Champoux on board as director for a brand-new division, Columbia-based civil engineering and land surveying firm Cox and Dinkins Inc. has incorporated landscape architecture into its roster of service offerings.
With a professional background of more than two decades spanning every facet of landscape architecture, master planning and site design, Champoux brings broad experience in grading and drainage issues as well as low-impact, sustainable design. He is a graduate of Cornell University.
Prior to joining Cox and Dinkins, Champoux served as vice president at Sustainable Design Consultants Inc. in Blythewood for over eight years.
Widely regarded in South Carolina as an eminent authority on complicated projects and provider of high quality work, Cox and Dinkins employs 40 staffers, according to the company’s business development leader Sherry Cirillo. It handles projects from road widening to property development
Founded in 1953 by Isaac Cox, the firm has provided the region with its professional services more than 50 years both to the private and public sectors. Cox and Dinkins professionals are licensed in South Carolina, North Carolina, and Georgia.
Its qualified team enables the company to “consistently deliver a high volume of work with a state-of-the-art, innovative approach that gives our clients a leading edge,” the firm said via LinkedIn.