The Coastal Anclote Trail

FDC is proud to announce the opening of the Costal Anclote Trail in Pasco County!


FDC provided Surveying and Mapping, Landscape Architecture, Environmental, and Planning services for this 4.6-mile-long trail project in south western Pasco County. Work for this project included; Wayfinding package, trailhead landscaping, site furnishing selection and safety enhancements. In addition, FDC provided engineering design services in collaboration with Coastal Design Consultants.


Trail Information:

The Coastal Anclote Trail is a 12-foot wide, multi-use paved trail that will connect the planned Elfers Spur Trail Extension (Pinellas Trail) in Pinellas County to three parks in southeast Pasco (Anclote River Park, Anclote Gulf Park and Key Vista Nature Park.) Its total length when completed will be 4.52 miles.

The Coastal Anclote Trail Map
The Coastal Anclote Trail

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Edwin Rogers P.E. Joins FDC!


Florida Design Consultants, Inc. (FDC) welcomes Edwin J. Rogers, P.E., as Senior Executive Vice President.  Mr. Rogers is an accomplished Professional Engineer with extensive knowledge of land development and project management, and joins FDC with over 30 years of experience in the consulting civil engineering industry.  Ed will be responsible for overseeing FDC’s Engineering Department as well as developing new business relationships.


“We are thrilled to have Ed on board.  He will bring a fresh perspective and approach to both private and public sector projects.  His ability to harvest the limitless potential the industry has to offer will provide great value to our clients” said Robert C. Wright, Jr., President at FDC.


Solar Vortex

Florida Design Consultants (FDC) is proud to have been selected for survey services for the Solar Vortex, a family raft water slide featuring America’s first dual tailspin, with high-banking rotations and rapid descents. FDC played a significant role working closely with Adventure Island, White Water, and T&G Constructors providing survey services for foundation piers, bridges, anchor bolts and slide plate connections.

In addition, FDC provided layout of the queue loading area, new VIP cabana area and utility infrastructure, as well as as-built surveys complying with designer requirements. Due to Adventure Island, White Water, T&G Constructors and FDC’s adherence to meeting the construction schedule, this project was completed under budget and ahead of schedule.




The Solar Vortex water slide is scheduled to open to the public on March 14, 2020. For more information about Solar Vortex Click Here


2020 Walk For Wishes


Florida Design Consultants is proud to support Ripa & Associates, LLC as  a sponsor of the 2020 Walk For Wishes fundraiser. The Make a Wish foundation has helped many children over the years by granting wishes, and we are excited to be part of such a fantastic cause!

Together we can make a difference! For more information on how you can help click the link below.

Click Here

Together, we create life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses. ”

— Make-A-Wish® Mission