Waterman Engineering Company was established in 1894 in Providence, Rhode Island to provide professional services in the fields of civil engineering and land surveying. The firm, since its foundation, has provided these services to State, Municipal, and private clients throughout the southeastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island area on a continuing basis. The firm was originally founded by Frank Waterman who was later joined in the business by his brother, Frederick V. Waterman, Sr. Since 1952 the company has been located in East Providence, Rhode Island. Since 1980, with L. Robert Smith, P.E as its President and now since Mr. Smith’s retirement in 2004 with Richard S. Lipsitz, PLS as the owner, the firm has continued the traditions and accomplishments that have been the company's hallmark.