Neel-Schaffer is one of the largest privately held engineering firms in the southeast. . A multi-disciplined engineering and planning firm, it encompasses a group of specialized companies with offices in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi and Tennessee. These companies provide consulting engineering, landscape architecture, surveying, strategic planning and community development services to clients throughout the southeast. The company offers an array of services, including architecture, aviation, traffic engineering, railroads, water resources, landscape architecture, geotechnical services, highways and bridges, aviation and environmental services. In addition, Neel-Schaffer s staff includes more than 400 professional and technical employees, including more than 85 registered professional engineers. The company was founded in 1983.