• Ackerman Estvold

Ackerman-Estvold Expands Services to Fargo

Minot, N.D. - Ackerman-Estvold is pleased to announce our newest office location in Fargo, ND. The addition of the Fargo branch becomes the fourth location for the company.


Steven Eberle, Vice President/COO indicated “the Ackerman-Estvold team is excited to expand our services into eastern North Dakota. A Fargo office provides us with the opportunity to service clients in all areas of North Dakota. The opening of this branch allows us to implement elements of our strategic plan by investing in new markets and geographical locations. We look forward to serving the Engineering & Architectural needs of the Fargo region.”


Tim Arens, PE, Vice President, has relocated from Minot to Fargo and will serve as the Fargo office manager. Mr. Arens oversees the transportation group with over 17 years of experience working extensively on projects with the ND Department of Transportation and the Missouri Department of Transportation. Mr. Arens earned a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota.


Stacy Flaten, PE, recently joined the Fargo office as a Senior Engineer. Ms. Flaten brings over 20 years of experience in the transportation field to her new role. Ms. Flaten earned a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota, and an Associate of Applied Science in Civil Engineering from Northwest Technical College, Detroit Lakes, Minnesota. Ms. Flaten’s career has included working for several regional consulting engineering firms and the ND Department of Transportation.


The Fargo office is located in the 42nd Street Office Park at 4165 30th Ave S, Suite 100. Office hours are 8am – Noon and 1pm – 5pm.


The new Ackerman-Estvold team encompasses more than 50 professionals within the Minot, Williston, Fargo, and Boise offices. Services include municipal engineering, land planning and development, traffic and transportation engineering, water resources, construction engineering, architecture, cultural resources, environmental services, GIS, drone technology, and municipal operations & maintenance. “We are thrilled about the addition of the Fargo location and as a homegrown North Dakota organization, it is a priority for us to have a vested interest in the communities in which we are located” said Eberle.


Ackerman-Estvold is a professional engineering and architecture firm headquartered in Minot, ND, with additional office locations in Williston, ND, and Boise, ID. The firm provides planning, design, and construction services for public and private clients throughout North Dakota, Idaho, and surrounding states. For more information about Ackerman-Estvold, or the services we provide visit us at www.ackerman-estvold.com.