Trent Newport, PE LS



Trent is the President and Director of CrossRoad Engineers' Field Services Department. His responsibilities include construction inspection, land surveying, project management, engineering design, and the preparation of plans and specifications. In addition, Trent is heavily involved in client communication and new business development.


Trent is both a registered professional engineer and a professional land surveyor in the State of Indiana. He is also certified in all areas of construction inspection with the Indiana Department of Transportation. Trent is a 1992 honors graduate of Tri-State University in Angola, Indiana, where he graduated with a B.S. degree in Civil Engineering and was the recipient of the Tri-State University Outstanding Civil Engineer Award.

From graduation to January 1996, at which time he joined CrossRoad Engineers, Trent was employed by another engineering firm where his duties included full time construction inspection, engineering design, and complete project management responsibilities. These responsibilities included preliminary scoping, surveying, design, plan and specification preparation, client communication, permit procurement, and inspection supervision. In addition, Trent was involved in boundary surveys, topographic surveys, data collection surveys, and the writing of legal descriptions.