Business Organization
Potapa – Van Hoosear Engineering, Inc. (PVE) is a consulting engineering firm operating as a
Michigan Corporation and is licensed in Michigan to provide mechanical engineering services.
PVE, which was previously known as Gerald Potapa & Associates (GPA), also offers electrical
engineering services through association with pre-selected firms or through association with
firms of choice.  PVE in conjunction with GPA has been in business since 1976.
Primary services that our firm offers include:

1.        Master planning and feasibility studies.
2.        System design concepts.
3.        Construction cost estimates.
4.        Preparation of construction documents.
5.        Construction follow-up.
PVE has broad experience in the complete design of many types of Educational, Municipal,
Commercial, Retail, Industrial and Institutional projects.  Many of our projects involve a variety of
auxiliary systems which require a thorough knowledge of the latest codes, standards,
equipment application and technology.  Refer to the following pages for a list of various
completed in recent years.

Our projects are developed and executed with special attention to meeting completion
schedules and budgets, keeping construction Bulletins to a minimum and coordinating our
Engineering efforts with local, municipal and state agencies and all project design disciplines.

We strive to be a service type organization to each and every Client by exchanging ideas and
providing Engineering knowledge and experience for the decision making process.

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Potapa - Van Hoosear Engineering, Inc.
Consulting Engineers
Potapa - Van Hoosear
Engineering, Inc.
48653 Van Dyke Ave.
Shelby Twp., MI 48317
(PH) 586-997-0922
(FX) 586-997-0912