MHE Team


Certified Professional in Erosion and Sediment Control (CPESC)

OSHA 30 Hour Certified


Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering Technology, Rochester Institute of Technology

David A. Fritts


David Fritts is an Associate at MHE Engineering. He is also the Director of Construction and head of the Construction division.

  • Municipal Planning Board Construction Oversight and Administration
  • Municipal Civil, Infrastructure, and Utility Construction Oversight and Administration
  • Municipal MS4 Construction Oversight and Administration


David has over 25 years experience in the field of Construction Inspection, Management and Administration, as well as, a strong background in Environmental (Erosion, Sediment & Storm Water Controls, Phase I and Phase II Environmental work) and Construction Loan Advisory services to various financial institutions.

David joined the firm in 2000 as a seasoned construction inspector/administrator with significant experience in heavy highway and bridge construction through tenures with the NYDOT, as well as, Municipal water, wastewater and environmental projects throughout New York State. He progressed with MHE to become the Manager of Construction and, ultimately, was promoted to the Director of Construction.

David is responsible for management of the construction staff associated with and assigned to municipal capital and Planning Board projects, as well as, private civil/site construction projects. Additionally, David provides general municipal consultation services associated with construction, development, grant applications/funding/administration, environmental (erosion/sediment and MS4 services) and building department support services.

Since joining the firm, David has been involved with numerous high profile construction projects including:

  • Resorts World Hotel & Casino
  • CPV Power Plant
  • Kartrite Water Park
  • Monster Golf Course Re-Construction
  • NYS Rte. 17 Exit 122 Re-Construction
  • Orange Regional Medical & Cancer Centers
  • Crystal Run Health Care Center
  • Crystal Run Health Care Administrative Center
  • Numerous Hotel Construction Projects, including:
    • Laquinta
    • Residence Inn
    • The Alder
    • Yo1
    • Sleep Inn
    • Home 2 Suites
    • Tru by Hilton
    • Catskill Hospitality
  • Numerous Commercial/Industrial Projects including:
    • Pratt Whitney
    • Old Dominion
    • Medline
    • Tractor Supply
    • Advanced Coatings
  • Large Scale Residential Housing including:
    • Woodside Knolls
    • Fairways
    • Maple Fields
    • Golden Ridge
    • Oak Ridge
    • Deerfield Commons