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Multi-disciplinary, full-service engineering company
Long history of successfully completing design projects


"We Deliver More Than We Promise"

To satisfy our customers' needs by providing the highest quality, true value-added engineering, on time every time, at a reasonable cost, through our team of dedicated professionals demonstrating an honest team approach to excellence in all our endeavors.



Concept to Completion

Covering the complete project: civil/structural, architectural, mechanical, electrical, and project management

Experienced engineers are registered in multiple states. CV Engineering also has an international office in India.


Civil Engineering


Site utilities

Storm water

Facility layouts

Infrastructure planning

Site Development

Parking lots
Railroad track


Caissons, piling, shoring, retaining walls
Water retaining structures
Utility tunnels

Building foundations

Equipment foundations


Structural Engineering

3D analysis

Dynamic analysis

Industrial Buildings
Platforms, equipment supports

Transmission towers


Room layouts
Space planning, utilization
ADA, UFAS, building code compliance


Flow diagrams
P&I diagrams

Process instrumentation
Layout, sizing, specification, supports
Pipe stress analysis


Condition assessments & energy audits
Heat load analysis
Building ventilation design
Heating and cooling systems

Mechanical Engineering

Plant/facility layouts
Equipment design & specification

Industrial Water Systems

Electrical Engineering

Substation Design
Plant Power Distribution
Overhead Distribution Lines
Underground Duct Banks
Raceway Layouts
Raceway, Cable and Termination Schedules
Lighting Design
Grounding and Lightning Protection
Cathodic Protection
Smoke Alarms and Safety Systems
Short Circuit, Relay Coordination and Harmonic Analysis
Arc Flash Studies



Deliver solid design experience
Provide proactive involvement throughout the project
Maintain client-centered quality assurance process
Develop strong relationships with clients

Big River Steel

Flat Rolling Facility, Osceola, Arkansas

This new Flat Rolling Facility situated on a 1300-acre greenfield site producing high quality steels. CV Engineering is providing comprehensive design and engineering services across all disciplines for the entire facility including associated infrastructure and ancillary facilities. The Hot Mill Complex contains electric arc furnace, ladle metallurgical furnace, RH degasser, thin slab caster, tunnel furnace, and hot rolling mill. The Cold Mill Complex houses continuous pickle line, tandem cold mill, continuous galvanizing line, annealing furnaces, and skin pass mill. During this phase, Big River Steel will produce 1.5 MM tons of steel.

Mississippi Silicon

Silicon Metals Plant, Burnsville, Mississippi

CV Engineering provided construction engineering services for the installation of a silicon metals manufacturing facility on a 100-acre greenfield site. The plant is equipped with two 24MW submerged arc furnaces and associated raw material handling, dust collection, casting, product handling, and auxiliary facilities. CV Engineering was involved in all design aspects of the new facility including site work, civil/structural, mechanical , piping and electrical. One unique aspect of this project involved integrated platform and building structures. Mississippi Silicon will produce 30,000 tons of purified silicon.

BlueOak Arkansas

E-Waste Recycling Facility, Osceola, Arkansas

First of its kind E-Waste Recycling facility to extract precious metals. CV Engineering provided total engineering services for the installation on a greenfield site.The plant is equipped with a plasma arc furnace and associated granulation and auxiliary facilities. It is designed to process electrical and electronics wastes for recovery of copper and precious metals.

SEVERSTAL (Steel Dynamics)

Flat Rolling Facility, Columbus, MS

CV Engineering was the prime engineering company for this Flat Rolling Facility situated on a 1400-acre greenfield site. Project included all aspects of the mill across all disciplines. The Hot Mill Complex included electric arc furnaces, ladle metallurgical furnaces, vacuum tank degassers, thin slab casters, tunnel furnaces, and hot rolling mill. Cold Mill Complex included continuous pickle line, tandem cold mill, continuous galvanizing line, annealing furnaces, and temper mill. Particular features included extensive site work and railroad track work along with design of the water system.  The designed capacity of the plant is over 3.0 MM tons per year.



State of Ceara, Brazil

Infrastructure Study for 60,000-acre Pecem Industrial Complex. This master plan for major tenants like Steel Mills, Gasification Plants and Ancillary Industries included planning and use of property with roads, railroads, intermodal transportation, small airstrip, sanitary sewer system, solid waste, water systems, electricity requirements, township development, and undisturbed green lands.


Ghent, Kentucky

Design and construction services for site development, roadways, pile foundation, complete electrical design, and nitrogen piping for purge systems. This project featured a DRI unloading and storage system which included a floating barge with unloading crane and a belt conveyor system of one mile of conveyors, storage silos, and furnace day bins.


Fairfield, Alabama

New Melt Shop Facility consisted of Electrical Arc Furnace, Vacuum Tank Degasser, Flux and Alloy Handling System, Gas Cleaning Plant, water system, and associated auxiliaries. CV Engineering designed building and equipment foundations, building and platform structures, process piping, HVAC, and electrical systems including the Main Receiving Substation and Auxiliary Power Distribution.


Dearborn, Michigan

Provided engineering and design services for installation of pickle line and tandem cold mill, including foundation design for  HVAC, Mechanical, Piping, 138kV/34.5 Substations, and process electrics.


Terre Haute, Indiana

Project consisted of comprehensive engineering and project management for development of new Cold Rolling Complex along with auxiliary support facilities in all disciplines including site development, civil/structural, mechanical, and electrical.


Nucor Steel Hickman, AR       ..  Twin Tank Car Degasser for flat rolled facility

Nucor Steel Hertford, NC        .. Vacuum Tank Degasser for the plate mill

Nucor Steel Wallingford, CT   .. New Reheat Furnace and Roughing Mill Upgrade

Nucor Steel Memphis, TN       .. Off-line and In-line NDT Testing Facilities and                                                                 Straightener Relocation

North American Stainless, KY.. Annealing and Pickling Line, and Polishing and                                                               Grinding Line for the Stainless Steel Facility

Outokumpu, AL(ThyssenKrupp)Water Distribution System, Passive Coil Annealing                                                         Furnace, and Slab Temperature Holding                                                                         Furnace for the Stainless Steel Facility

AM/NS Calvert, AL                   .. Electrical and Utility Distribution Systems


SGL Carbon Group, AR            .. Graphite Electrode Manufacturing Facility                                                                       Expansion

County and Federal                 .. Allegheny County, Pittsburgh Housing Authority,                                                            Veterans Administration, Pittsburgh International                                                          Airport, Pennsylvania Department of                                                                                Transportation

Subra Sennerikuppam

Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Sennerikuppam has 40+ years experience in engineering management, plant layouts, construction engineering, construction management, proposals, proposal evaluations, estimates, installation, start-ups and maintenance in the heavy metals industry. He has extensive experience in integrated steel mills, mini-mills, aluminum, cement and textile industries. Mr. Sennerikuppam also has in-depth experience in power receiving substations, primary substations, distribution substations and high voltage power distribution. Mr. Sennerikuppam has a degree in Electrical Engineering and is a member of AIST, NSPE, and NFPA.

Narender Akubathini, P.E.


Mr. Akubathini has 30+ years experience in the analysis and design of structural steel, foundations and storage structures. His experience includes the areas of hot and cold mills, flat rolled mills, and public housing. Mr. Akubathini has also performed feasibility studies, prepared estimates, managed projects and supervised teams of designers and engineers. In addition to project engineering and design, he maintains CV Engineering’s human resources, finances, corporate matters, and day-to-day office requirements. Mr. Akubathini has Masters Degrees in Structural Engineering and in Business Administration, and is well versed in computer software such as Excel, Access, STAAD, MS Word, MS Power Point, MS Project, Unix, Oracle, C and Visual Basic. He is a registered Professional Engineer in Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, and West Virginia. Mr. Akubathini is a member of AISC, NSPE, and ASHE.



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Telangana, India

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