About Us

The Quill Group is comprised of four companies in one, each contributing talent and resources to maximize our efficiency and service. By contacting the Quill Group, you access all of our services, products and industry experts.

For specific information on our partner companies please follow the links below.

Fuller Engineering & Land Surveying, Atlantic Consulting & Engineering,
Fairfield Testing Laboratory, Land Engineering & Surveying LLC.

James E. Quill

James E. Quill

Principal, Professional Engineer

Educated at Northeastern University in Boston, Mass., with a Masters Degree in Civil Engineering, Jim was managing multi-million-dollar property and construction projects for Pitney Bowes before founding the Quill Group in 1988.

Following his work with Pitney Bowes, he became the Principle for both Atlantic Consulting & Engineering and Fairfield Testing Labs in 1993. He has supervised these multi-disciplined firms in HVAC, geotechnical, mechanical, electrical and civil projects as well as the testing and inspection of soil, concrete, masonry, structural steel and various other subsurface and environmental projects.

In 2003 he added the Fuller Engineering & Land Surveying Firm to The Quill Group to provide start-to-finish project engineering for his clients. James is registered as a professional engineer in Connecticut, New York, Massachusetts, Virginia, North Carloina and Georgia.

He belongs to the following organizations:

  • American Society of Civil Engineers
  • Connecticut Society of Civil Engineers
  • American Arbitration Association
  • Construction Specifications Institute
  • Connecticut Construction Inspectors Association
Steve Stevens

Steve Stevens

Manager, Finance & Business Development for The Quill Group

Steve has been with the Quill Group since January of 2009. Prior to the Quill Group 19 years in the finance industry. 

 His responsibilities include. 

  • Proposals
  • Contract
  • Project Management
  • Daily Business Office Management
  • Financial Business management and Development.   

His ability to muli-task and handle all aspects of The Quill has made him a great leader to the team. 

Dennis Keiley

Dennis Keiley

Project/Field/Laboratory Manager for Fairfield Testing Laboratory

Dennis is  a Civil Engineering Graduate from Northeastern University and since he started with FTL 4 years ago grew wtih the knowledge of Construction Material Testing Inspections. In 2010, after receiving certifications from the American Concrete Institute for:

  • Concrete Field Testing Tech - Level
  • Concrete Strength Tech - Level 1
  • Aggregate Testing Tech - Level 
  • Concrete Laboratory Tech - Level 1
  • Nuclear Density RSO Officer
  • OSHA 10 Certification & Numerous Other Class Training 
  • Certified Welding Inspector CWI

he was promoted to Field & Laboratory manager for FTL. He has recieved The Quill Group "Extra Mile Award" for going over and above for the sucess of the company. His experience in the field and in the office has expanded his knowledge of the construction materials testing industry which in turn insures 100% customer satisfaction.

Gerard (Ardy) Loo, Jr.

Gerard (Ardy) Loo, Jr.

Land Engineering & Surveying

BSEE Silliman University

Ardy is a lead surveyor who operates the Robotic equipment for all aspects of site design and surveying needs

AutoCADD and Hydrocad design for surveys, topos, drainage stormwater mitigattion

Brian Zafe

Brian Zafe

Structural Design Engineer

Brian Zafe has been on engineering business for over 15 years. His past experienced on steel and precast construction as a detailer engineer and fabrication established his ground structural design field. He was involved on various construction and power upgrades on New York City for over five years prior to joining Atlantic Consulting & Engineering. He is responsible for all aspects of structural engineering; from site inspection, investigation and survey, construction management, design and drafting, etc. on the structural department of Atlantic Consulting.

Roger Ludovicy

Roger Ludovicy

MEP Designer

Roger Ludovicy has been with the Atlantic Engineering & Consultants for 18 years.  Roger is responsible for MEP design. He has been involved with various aspects of Atlantic Engineering & Consultants throughout his 18 years with the company.  Roger is one of the oldest original employees of our company. 

Roger is a 1986 graduate of J M Wright Technical High School in Stamford CT. 

Roger is a key member of our team.  Roger is a dedicated professional and has proven to be an integral part of our ever growing organization. He is an accomplished team member capable of exercising sound judgment and problem solving techniques to increase operating efficiency. 

Thomas Probert

Thomas Probert

Architectural Designer / 3D Modeler

Thomas has over 25 years in architectural design. With is knowledge and skills in creating plans and details for engineering and construction Atlantic Consulting has become one of the most versatile engineering firms in the State of Connecticut and surrounding areas. 

David Pulcinella

David Pulcinella

CAD Designer

David has over 15 years experience in the structural and architectural field. He is responsible for the design, drafting and assembly of building plans. David has been with the Atlantic Consulting firm for over 7 years. Through sound judgement and his ability to mulitask numerous projects at one time has made him an irreplaceable asset to the Atlantic Consulting team. 

Maria Valdes

Maria Valdes

Fairfield Testing Laboratory Senior Administrative Assistant

Maria has served in the materials testing industry as an administrative assistant for over 11 years. She serves Fairfield Testing in various aspects from scheduling, report processing and distribution to customer service and satisfaction. Her knowledge of the New York Department of Buildings has propelled Fairfield Testing into the New York City Market for materials testing. 

Wilda Hernandez

Wilda Hernandez

Atlantic, Fuller & Land Engineering Senior Administrative Assistant

Wilda has been in the engineering industry for over 14 years as an administrative assistant. She is responsible for maintaing all project contracts and related paperwork for Atlantic, Fuller and Land Engineering. 

Fairfield Testing Field Inspector's

Fairfield Testing Field Inspector's

Left to Right (Back Row):

Tom Skehan, Andrew Maldonado, Catrell Simmons

Left to Right (Front Row): 

Carlos Ruiz, Steve Saturno, Maria Valdes (Admin), Jack Nguyen and Dennis Kieley

Company Mascots: Teddy & Ginger