About Us

The Quill Group is comprised of four engineering/consulting companies 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

James Quill was Educated at Northeastern University in Boston, Mass., with a Graduate Degree in Civil Structural Geotechnical Engineering, along with a BSCE from Lowell Tecnological Institue. Before founding the Quill Group, Jim was developing Corporate Properties and construction projects for Pitney Bowes after spending 5 years in the engineering and consulting field.

Following his work with Pitney Bowes, he became the Principal for both Atlantic Consulting & Engineering and Fairfield Testing Labs in 1993. He has supervised and designed for 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 in addition to Land Engineering and Surveyign to The Quill Group to provide start-to-finish one stop shopping project engineering for his clients. James is registered as a professional engineer in Connecticut, New York, Massachusetts, Virginia, North Carloina, Vermont 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
Dennis Keiley, PE

Dennis Keiley, PE

Laboratory Manager for Fairfield Testing Laboratory

Dennis is  a Civil Engineering Graduate from Northeastern University and since he started with FTL 8 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.  Registered PE in Connecticut.

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, educated in the Philipines with a structurl engineering degree from Sillman University, has been in engineering practice for over 15 years. His past experience in steel and precast construction as a detail engineer and fabrication established his ground structural design field. He was involved on various construction and utility (CONED) upgrades in 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. in the structural department of Atlantic Consulting.

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

Structural Design Engineer

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 12 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 16 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 and special inspections. 

Wilda Hernandez

Wilda Hernandez

Atlantic, Fuller & Land Engineering Senior Administrative Assistant

Wilda has been in the engineering and land surveying industry for over 20 years as an administrative assistant. She is responsible for maintaing all project contracts and related work for Atlantic, Fuller and Land Engineering. 

Fairfield Testing Field Inspector's

Fairfield Testing Field Inspector's

Inspectors at FTL typicall hold a bachelor's degree in engineering and are ACI, Nuclear, CMU certified.

 

David Delmedico, EIT

David Delmedico, EIT

MEP Design Engineer

David graduated from Manhattan College with a degree in Mechanical Enginering and manages the mechanicl department overseeing all HVAC, Plumbing Electrical and Fire Protection design work.  David has 6 years experience in teh design field and has worked on many prestigeous projects including museums, power plants and medical facitlites.

Carlos Colon, EIT

Carlos Colon, EIT

HVAC and Plumbing Design Engineer

Carlos is a 2013 Mechanical Enginering graduate of UCONN has years of experience with library, school and office sytems.  Carlos is proficient with the load calculations and software to enable efficient design including TraneTrace 700, COMcheck, and other ASHREA programs.  His experience is varied and diverse.  In detph knowledge of hot water heating, chillwater, energy recovery systems, humidity control and most sytems used today including thermal and air to air.  He has great communication skills and does what itakes to keep projects moving in the right deirection.

Marian Spitza

Marian Spitza

Electrical Engineer

Marian has been designing electrical systems for over 40 years.  He received his Bachelors dgree in Romania, and a masters degree in EE from University of New Haven.  Maian's experience is wide and has completed may Municipal and State projects.  The size of his projects ranges from banks to college dorms to full schools.  The myriad of projcts include stand along generators to housing to fast food resturants on top of the full blown school work that Marian has completed.