VIKA Announces Appointment of Edmund J. Ignacio, PE as Director of Engineering for VIKA Virginia

The Principals of VIKA are pleased to announce the enhanced leadership role of Edmund J. Ignacio to the position of Director of Engineering for VIKA Virginia.  Ed’s new role recognizes the extraordinary contributions he has made to VIKA’s clients, our projects, and his significant role in the professional development and mentoring of VIKA Virginia’s engineering group.... Read More

VIKA Announces Appointment of New Principal – Robert R. Cochran

VIKA COMPANIES, VIKA VIRGINIA, LLC AND VIKA MARYLAND, LLC ANNOUNCE THE APPOINTMENT OF ROBERT R. COCHRAN AS PRINCIPAL “Bob is an essential VIKA partner and contributes critical expertise on both the divisional and corporate level.  He has worked diligently to earn this principal-level recognition and continues to evolve as a dynamic partner and key component... Read More

ULI Investigates the Potential to Revitalize Indian Head, MD

News Item: ULI Investigates the Potential to Revitalize Indian Head, MD There are many hidden jewels around Washington, DC that have the potential to attract business, residents, and tourists through their cultural, entertainment, historic, or natural attractions. Leveraging those attractions, however, is rarely straightforward and typically requires a unique approach in each town.  ULI recently... Read More


** IT’S NOT JUST A SURVEY ** VIKA has over 36 years of experience in the preparation of ALTA/NSPS Land Title Surveys, for financing or acquisition purposes.  We have an extensive library of surveys performed in the District of Columbia, Northern Virginia, and Suburban Maryland. We’re extremely knowledgeable concerning the required coordination needed on your... Read More

2017: Take 2! VIKA Wins Two Fairfax County Conservation Awards ….

TAKE 2! VIKA WINS TWO FAIRFAX COUNTY LAND CONSERVATION AWARDS VIKA was awarded two 2016 Fairfax County Land Conservation Awards. •  Outstanding Engineering Firm — The Preserve at Westfield The Outstanding Engineer Firm Award recognizes the outstanding efforts made by the Project Team in employing responsible land disturbance techniques and good construction practices to protect the  properties... Read More

2016: Take 4! VIKA & Partners Win Multiple Awards…

TAKE 4! VIKA & PARTNERS WIN MULTIPLE AWARDS AT NAIOP’S 14TH ANNUAL AWARDS OF EXCELLENCE GALA VIKA is proud to announce that four client projects were award winners at the 2016 NAIOP DC/MD 14th Awards of Excellence Gala on October 13, 2016. All nominated projects represent the best of the commercial real estate development industry.... Read More


Recently, Thunderbird Archeology, a division of Wetland Studies and Solutions, Inc., retained VIKA Virginia’s surveying services to conduct a 3D laser scan of a buried historic treasure in Old Town Alexandria: a large, heavy ship likely scuttled in the late 1770s to 1790s. Archaeologists found the partial hull of the ship in the same area... Read More