Pinnacle's GIS and engineering staff work together closely to provide specialized visualizations of your field data using the most current state and federal data at your site such as LiDAR-derived products, sensitive feature databases, and infrastructure, in addition to our fleet of survey-grade GPS equipment.

GIS Software contains powerful spatial, temporal, statistical, visualization, and 3D tools to uncover relationships, patterns and trends in your data.  Whether its managing diverse assets across an entire network or disseminating real time field data to your whole team, Pinnacle creates insightful visualizations to inform economic and strategic decisions.

Pinnacle has access to the latest Federal and State data, and can collect and create high resolution site-specific features and aerial photos.  National Wetland Inventories, LiDAR point clouds, contours, bathymetry, sensitive species, watersheds, and geopolitical data are just a click away.

The professionals at Pinnacle Engineering understand the broad spectrum of challenges clients face.  Pinnacle has utilized the GIS team to solve these problems in all the industries we serve.  Pinnacle provides any custom-tailored mapping projects providing solutions focused on your needs.


Pinnacle integrates technology rapidly to advance our ability to serve a demanding client base interested in accuracy, as well as timely delivery of services.  We support data acquisition with Trimble RTK survey equipment, Unmanned Aircraft Vehicles (UAV), and automated field acquisition of water quality data and sampling.  Our desktop studies reach comprehensively into publicly-available GIS, scientific and regulatory databases and proprietary data, providing broad perspective quickly for emergency response as well as in-depth environmental assessments.  Pinnacle maintains a GIS Library of data downloads, which are updated routinely, maintaining efficient access to relevant, high-demand data.


  • Pinnacle produces aerial base maps with topographic data, acquired either through UAS mapping or Trimble RTK equipment
  • Facility plans are produced rapidly with up-to-date features for a variety of regulatory plans (SPCC, FRP, SWPPP)
  • Pinnacle produces ArcGIS Online mapping applications accessible, and secure, at the click of a button via the internet
  • Pinnacle provides aerial photography and video using UAV to provide up-to-the-minute situation data during emergency responses and accurate earth-moving numbers for earthwork projects.


Pinnacle Engineering has the technology and expertise to offer complete solutions to address your full work processes and unique challenges in the field. 

-LiDAR Interpretation
-Specialized Elevation Mapping

-Historical Aerial Photo Review
-Active-PDF Map Products

-Rapid Response Figures
-Asset Database Management
-Asset Database Visualization Rapid Field Data Conversion
-Mapping, Analysis, & Interpretation of State & Federal         Data

Specific project examples can be found on our GIS Projects page:

If you are in need of assistance with a project, or would like to know more about our GIS services, please contact:

Jeff Powell    
 Phone: (763) 267-8347

Mike Braulick
Phone: (763) 229-2434