For more than 20 years, we’ve been working hard to make ourselves known in Mississippi.
Our reputation is getting us noticed.

Our Values

At the very core, we are innovative problem-solvers. Rooted in Mississippi and growing every day, our team is dedicated to advancing our communities. Building an environment that everyone can enjoy through thoughtful design and reliable infrastructure. That takes experience, talent and, above all, trust. From planning to execution, we’re with you every step of the way.

Our local reach allows us to stay nimble and attentive to every detail. That’s how we deliver on time and beyond expectation. From River Engineering to Roadways to Surveying, our engineers have deep experience in a variety of services and sectors. At Mendrop, we go out of our way to deliver the best client experience and foster real relationships. That’s how we build trust and stronger communities that will flourish for generations.

Meet our founder

Blake Mendrop, PE, PLS

President / Founder

Blake Mendrop is a civil engineer and surveyor with over 35 years of experience in hydraulic and hydrologic design, civil design, project management, and construction management. He is recognized for his expertise in water resources, completing his Masters of Science in Civil Engineering at Colorado State University. Before opening his own firm, Blake worked at the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and in the private sector. His experience lends itself to projects of all sizes and technicalities.

Our History

Mendrop-Wages was co-founded by Blake Mendrop in 2001, which officially became Mendrop Engineering Resources in 2012. The firm’s earliest work includes site development work and project management responsibilities at the construction of the Nissan Plant in Canton, MS.

Since then, Mendrop has steadily grown in size and scope while receiving project recognition from the American Society of Civil Engineers, the American Council of Engineering Companies, the Mississippi Municipal League, and Keep Mississippi Beautiful. Mendrop is headquartered in Ridgeland, Mississippi, with branch offices throughout the state.

We’re ready when you are.