Qk4 Represents . . .

Quality &  Knowledge Guided By 4 Key Principles:

    1. Integrity
    2. Teamwork
    3. Performance
    4. Sustainability
Career Opportunities

Qk4, Inc. is seeking a Civil Engineer for our Qk4 Knoxville, Tennessee office or Bristol, Tennessee office.  FE Certification and B.S.C.E. degree are required.  Preferred candidates will have 1 to 5 years of professional highway design experience, preferably to Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) Standards. Recent graduates on track for their Tennessee PE license with a career path in highway design will also be considered. Candidates must be proficient in MSOffice and Microstation (Geopak experience is also preferred), and have […]

About Us

Asking questions. Identifying solutions. Creating value.

For over 40 years, clients have come to us for professional advice and creative solutions that are tailored to their specific needs.

Headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, Qk4, Inc., was started in 1974. The firm also maintains offices in Frankfort and Somerset, Kentucky; New Albany, Indiana; Atlanta, Georgia; Bristol and Knoxville, Tennessee. The firm’s staff of nearly 100 professionals deliver a quality personalized approach for each project.

Qk4, Inc., provides innovative transportation design, environmental, planning, and water/wastewater and storm water services.  We combine extensive experience with sustainable forward thinking engineering solutions.  Our structural engineering, streetscape design, site engineering, landscape architecture, construction management, land acquisition and survey teams add specialty services allowing us to deliver unique comprehensive projects.

By incorporating the full range of the firm’s multidisciplinary expertise, Qk4, Inc., is able to provide thoughtfully conceived projects that meet the client’s needs and complement the surrounding environment.  The high scores and favorable comments that we receive from clients are evidence of our commitment to quality.

Groundbreaking by Design.

Qk4, Inc., News
Please join us in welcoming Steve Emly.

09 July 2015 — We would like to welcome Steve to the Qk4 Team. Steve retired from the Louisville Jefferson County Metropolitan Sewer District with over 20 years of experience. "I have long associated Qk4 with high quality and responsiveness, as well as having an energetic and […]

Qk4 receives APWA Outstanding Achievement Award

27 September 2013 — The Kentucky Chapter American Public Works Association (APWA) has selected Qk4's work with the Parklands of Floyds Fork, Phase 3A for the 2013 APWA Outstanding Achievement Award in the Parks category. Qk4's project was selected over numerous entries for the […]

Qk4 Family Picnic

23 August 2013 — Qk4 employees and families gathered at the Parklands of Floyds Fork to enjoy a picnic meal in the Gheens Foundation Lodge located at Beckley Creek Park. The venue of this year’s picnic allowed our employees to personally experience Qk4’s extensive involvement […]

Qk4, Inc., Project News
Bike Share is coming to Louisville

13 January 2015 — Bike Share is coming to Louisville and Qk4 is proud to be the planning and engineering firm to help Metro make it happen. Through our GIS capabilities, we have identified where people live, work, visit, go to school, board and […]

Jeffersontown’s Gaslight Square District Groundbreaking

23 October 2013 — Local officials joined by Qk4’s project manager, David Reed, placed several bricks to symbolize the “groundbreaking” for the streetscape project within the historic Gaslight District of Jeffersontown, Kentucky. The Qk4 design team assisted the City of Jeffersontown with […]

Qk4 Project Nominated for the Commissioner’s Top Quality Award

23 August 2013 — Qk4, Inc., provided the construction engineering and inspection services for the SR 34 (Bristol Highway) project, nominated by Region 1 for the Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) Commissioner's Top Quality Award in the large project category. The large project category […]

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