About Granite Basin Engineering


Prescott AZ Civil Engineer, Granite Basin EngineeringGranite Basin engineering (GBE) is a veteran-owned small business located in Prescott, Arizona. We are a multidisciplinary firm that specializes in all aspects of land development. We offer over 80 years of combined experience in the civil engineering and surveying industry in Arizona. Both our private and public sector clients seek us to provide expansive solutions to multifaceted projects.


GBE was founded in 2006 by engineers Davin Benner and Ben Huza with the primary goal of promoting creativity and resourcefulness in every step of planning, design and construction. We have diverged from stereotypical corporate structure and management practice that limits the ability to apply genuine imagination and ingenuity.

GBE offers innovative yet practical design solutions using the latest in modern technology.  We are committed to the superior service, effective communication and quality professional services essential to our clients and our community.  Our intimate size and low overhead allows us to manage projects without losing control of scope, budget or schedule. Our unique method of operation and management allows us to provide unsurpassed customer service.

Our work philosophy is centered on communication. Our principals are involved with our client’s projects from start to finish.  We believe that clarity in scope and client expectations yields exceptional product.  We pride ourselves on up-front planning, alternatives analysis, and project management. We make every effort to inform stakeholders including clients, funding partners, municipal agencies, utility companies and the affected community of design elements and critical points of interest in the decision making process. Our staff has a vested interest in project success, quality product, and community involvement. We believe that planning, coordination and effective communication are the foundation of sound engineering design. We make decisions based on up-front planning, coordination with stakeholders, field investigations, and practical evaluation of problems and alternative solutions.  This assures that we will keep progress in motion while protecting your interests.


Our staff is well qualified and has the experience necessary to provide our clients with effective, high quality professional services.  We use the latest design software packages for plan development and analysis, which allows us to perform an array of design alternatives in a short time period. We recognize and understand that every project is unique and dynamic with individual design challenges. With this in mind, we are able to adapt planning and design strategies to each specific project.