About Us

Incorporated in 2006, JPCL Engineering is an MWBE/DBE/SBE certified firm with a team of qualified engineers, inspectors, and technicians serving both public agencies/authorities and private entities throughout New York and New Jersey. We specialize in Engineering, Inspections, and Testing Services for Building and Infrastructure Projects.

Our Core Values

Every member of our team is highly skilled and experienced in their field and focuses on producing superior work.


JPCL Engineering provides Concrete, SFRM, Soils, and Asphalt testing


We prioritize communication and being available for our clients from the beginning to end of every project.

Our Team

Ms. Hashmi has over 30 years of experience in Civil and Transportation Engineering. She has a Master of Science degree in Transportation from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. She provides overall direction for business growth, corporate strategy, clients relations, and technical guidance for this growing firm. Under her leadership, JPCL is recognized as one of the leading Special Inspection firms in New York and New Jersey.

Asma Hashmi, P.E.

Ahmed is a leader in the Construction Industry with 15 years’ experience working on multibillion-dollar construction, infrastructure, superfund and environmental projects for government and private-sector clients. He has extensive knowledge in Construction Management and Special Inspections, in addition to Forensic Investigations of completed construction projects with open DOB items and extensive consulting experience with The New York City Department of Buildings as it relates to critical structural and life safety issues. lients with whom Mr. Saber has worked include the PANYNJ, NYCHA, Mayor’s Office of Housing Recovery, NYDDC, NYCEDC, NYCDEP, Philadelphia Water Department, Newark AirTran, MTA, and others.

Ahmed Saber, CCM
Chief Operations Officer

Mr. Shamsi brings over 30 years of experience in marketing, business development and contract negotiations. He overseas resource allocation and clients’ relations. In addition, as a senior civil and environmental engineer, he is responsible for overall operations and project management of special inspections and construction management projects. Throughout his professional career, Mr. Shamsi has served in many roles such as senior executive, technical advisor and project manager on various retail, healthcare, commercial, and infrastructure projects.

Asaad Shamsi
VP Business Development & Operations

Mr. Hughes is a seasoned professional with over 30 years of experience in the construction industry. He specializes in design, commissioning, materials testing and special Inspections. As a Director of Special Inspections, he overseas projects to ensure compliance with applicable IBC and NYCDOB requirements. He has conducted special inspections for high rise buildings, educational and health facilities, wastewater treatment plants, rails, and tunnel projects. He has provided quality assurance for many infrastructure projects including 26 Ward Wastewater Treatment Plant in Brooklyn, and MTA East Side Access project in New York.

Derek M. Hughes, P.E.
Director of Inspections

Mr. Ghobadi is a senior project manager and licensed professional engineer with over 9 years of experience providing construction management for infrastructure projects in New York City. His experience includes construction management services for water mains, storm sewers, asphalt placement, concrete roadway base installations, removal and replacement of sidewalks and curbs, and utility infrastructure. He has experience working with MPT, verifying contractor payments, processing change orders and work orders, and responding to RFIs. He has worked closely with NYCDDC and other city agencies, and he is strongly familiar with their engineering practices and office procedures.

Keivan Ghobadi, P.E.
Director of Construction Management Services

Mr. Ahsan has worked with many public agencies and private clients for traffic engineering and transportation modeling projects throughout New York and New Jersey. His experience as a Project Manager includes projects involving traffic data collection, traffic impact studies, adaptive signal studies, maintenance of traffic (MOT) plans and QA/QC compliance. He has worked with major transportation consultants and authorities in the tri-state area such as NYSDOT, PANYNJ, NYCDOT and NJDOT, and has experience in using engineering software like AutoCAD, Synchro, SCATS, SPATEL, Tru-Traffic, and TraxPro.

Usman Ahsan
Project Manager Traffic & Transportation

Mr. Nissan has over 17 years of experience in providing Resident and Office Engineer management, inspections, material testing and construction coordination services on various infrastructure projects throughout New York. His extensive experience includes coarse and fine aggregate sieve analysis, soil and asphalt compaction testing, concrete field testing, concrete cylinder sampling and strength testing, concrete core testing, REI, and water main inspections to ensure regulatory compliance and adherence to specifications. Mr. Nissan has worked with many public agencies including NYCDDC, NYCDEP, NYCDOT, NYCDPR, NYCSCA, NYCHA, TBTA, MTA, LIRR and MTACC on varied projects from 6 million to 7.3 billion.

Muhammad Nissan, P.E.
Lab Director