Our Company

Dana Engineering, Inc. is an Independent Professional Services Corporation, providing assessments, inspections, commissioning/startup, industrial and nuclear programs technical support.  

Dana Engineering, Inc. is a small business formed in 1992 and headquartered in Kennewick, WA.  For more than 20 years, Dana Engineering, Inc. has proudly served a diverse range of private industry and governmental clients throughout the United States; always putting our clients first, and always focusing on Quality.

Security Clearance
The Department of Energy, National Nuclear Security Administration has made a favorable Foreign Ownership, Control or Influence (FOCI) determination for Dana Engineering and the facility clearance has been registered in the U.S. Safeguards and Security Information Management System.  The President of Dana Engineering also holds an active Q Clearance from the U.S. Department of Energy.

Company Specialization

Dana Engineering specializes in:

Richland, WA Hanford Support Office
  • Independent Qualified Registered Professional Engineers (IQRPE) and Inspections
  • Design and Engineering
  • Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC) technical and administrative assessments, planning and administration
  • Facilities Construction Certification (FCC) per EPA requirements (RCRA systems)
  • Nuclear and DOE training development, implementation, and evaluation
  • Startup-Commissioning of complex plants and facilities
  • Facilitating complex management and technical issues using Values Mapping™ (an organizational decision process)
  • Operational Readiness Reviews (ORR)
  • Accident Investigation (explosions or fires resulting in serious property damage or fatalities)
  • Independent professional engineer certifications of construction per CFR's, RCRA, IQRPE and applicable State regulatory requirements. 
  • Technical programs and procedures development
  • Technical management assistance 
  • Commercial Nuclear facility and systems design, oversight, licensing, operations, and maintenance support

Northwest Nuclear Associates
Dana Engineering is a charter member of Northwest Nuclear Associates (NNA).  NNA has an immediate resource of more than 155 professionals with the right mix of experience and skills to support all aspects of nuclear facility development and operations.  We leverage over 70 senior technical managers and engineers with extensive experience in U.S. commercial nuclear reactor plant development, design, and construction including first-of-a-kind advanced reactors/prototypes.  We have over 100 professionals in engineering and design with 21st century state-of-the-art design and analysis tools and expertise.  NNA is augmented with support from large business industry partners.

Quality Assurance

Dana Engineering implements work in accordance with our NQA-1 and ISO 9000 Quality Assurance programs.  We ensure contract compliance and program effectiveness by implementing a wide range of ISO-based requirements from project concept through closure.  Dana Engineering has a dedicated NQA-1 quality assurance program for use on nuclear related projects.

Our Customers

Customers include Federal, State and Local government and private contractors, and the U.S. Army. Complex project assessments have been completed at DOE- nuclear, NRC-nuclear power, State-Ecology and U.S. Military base facilities.


From our branch office in Umatilla, Oregon, Dana Engineering led the "Dana Mission Support Team's" redevelopment planning efforts at the Umatilla Chemical Depot.  We authored the Defense Base Closure and Realignment Commission (BRAC) redevelopment plan that allowed successful transition of the base ownership from Federal to local control.  The "Dana Mission Support Team" worked for the Local Reuse Authority which is comprised of two counties, two port districts, the Confederated Tribes, the Oregon National Guard, and the State of Oregon. 


For U.S. Army chemical and weapons facilities at both Umatilla, OR and Pine Bluff, AR Dana Engineering provided Quality Assurance (construction), Professional Engineer (P.E.) “Facilities Construction Certification” (FCC) program management & implementation Dana Engineering was the major support contractor for the "Operational Readiness Review" of the Umatilla Chemical Disposal Facility, allowing this complex facility to start-up.

Our Team

Dana Engineering’s employees are seasoned engineering and management professionals with an average experience in excess of 30 years.  When it comes to managing risk, or designing, operating, and maintaining technology we can help you meet your most challenging goals.  We work under rigorous deadline pressures to produce the highest quality results.  Dana Engineering has gained a reputation for working alongside our customers at the jobsite locations; thus achieving the highest customer satisfaction and schedule commitments.

Independent Professional Engineer Team                                                       Employee Thank You Lunch by Client