Pevida Highway Designers (PHD) is a specialized and very dynamic highway design firm that thrives on innovations and thinking outside the box. Driven to achieve, we work hard and accomplish big things! Our awards include PSMJ’s Circle of Excellence, Best and Brightest Firms to Work For and Florida Trend’s Best Places to Work For.


  • FDOT Certified Categories
    3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 4.1.1, 4.1.2, 4.2.1, 4.2.2, 5.4, 6.3.1, 6.3.2, 6.3.3,
    7.1, 7.2, 7.3, 10.1, 10.3, & 10.4
  • Certified DBE


“Walfry is one of the most innovative and hardest working individuals in this business. More than just his technical ability and knowledge; but his people skills and unique ability to read into and understand the wants and needs of the client are what make him such a valuable partner. I’m sure Walfry will surround himself with quality people that possess similar values and ethics – so I am certain he will be successful, and I look forward to working closely with his new firm in the future.”
– John Morris (Halley Engineering Contractors, Inc.)

“Walfry is widely regarded as one of the most creative minds in transportation design. His value engineering ideas give us a competitive advantage anytime we have him on our team. The value he brings is second to none. ”
– Jack Calandros (PRINCE Contracting / Dragados Construction USA)

“I have worked with Walfry over a number of years on Design Build projects as well as value engineering / cost savings initiatives. His understanding of multiple aspects of design and construction as well as his strong relationship throughout the industry, makes him a unique partner or asset to any team. “
– Dyelan Phillips (The Lane Construction Corporation)

Walfry Pevida, PE – Chief Engineer & Founder




FES Journal May 2020 Edition – Transportation Magazine
Article “Working with Contractors on Design-Build Projects”


2020 TEAM FL
Resiliency through Innovation Annual Meeting Program


  • ENR Southeast Top Design Firms 2021 – Ranked #92
  • PSMJ, Inc.’s Circle of Excellence Member 2021, 2020 & 2019
  • South Florida Business Journal’s’ Largest Engineering Firms 2020 – Ranked #18
  • Graduated from Florida’s Business Development Initiative (BDI) Program in 2020
  • Florida Trend’s 2020 – Best Companies to Work for in Florida 
  • National Association for Business Resources

  • Best and Brightest Companies to Work for in the Nation for 2021, 2020 & 2019

  • FES Outstanding Technical Achievement Award for his contributions as Maintenance of Traffic Engineer to Mr. Walfry Pevida for FDOT’s District 4 I-95 Express Phases 3A-2 and 3B-1 projects.
  • FTBA Best in Construction Award 2019 for FDOT District’s I-75 / SR 64 Interchange CSI project