ABOUT GROUNDPOINT ENGINEERING

Ben Houston, Principal Owner 

A former Army Special Operations Officer, Ben has developed unique expertise in mapping and remote sensing over the past 30 years. An avid underwater enthusiast and certified SCUBA instructor, it is sometimes hard to drag him off the bottom of the ocean.

Matthew Mercurio, Geospatial Technology Officer

Often the guy who is behind the curtain making things happen, Matts mastery of geospatial technologies and uncanny ability to slay tech dragons continues to help our team perform at the highest level.

Richard Burst, Senior Inspector

An old-school construction manager with deep wisdom and experience, Rick is a Senior Bridge/Highway Supervisor with broad knowledge of NYS Thruway and DOT operations. He is leading GroundPoint’s active construction inspection work out on the western front.