Keeping people safe, connected and productive with lasting enhancements to our natural and built environment.


Moreland Altobelli, an Atlas company, is a full-service engineering and program management firm headquartered in Duluth, Georgia. Established in 1987, we provide technical and management services to local and state governments in the Southeast in roadway design, structural engineering, community planning, landscape architecture, construction inspection, appraisal, land acquisition, surveying, geotechnical investigation, and environmental review.

Our diversity of expertise in multiple services has led to the successful completion of a wide range of small and large-scale transportation and infrastructure projects and programs, resulting in strong client loyalties and lasting professional relationships.

We have a strong reputation for completing jobs on time, within budget, and to specification. What truly sets us apart is our unique ability to provide small business responsiveness to large client needs. From the design of complex urban interchanges to the improvement of rural roads, Moreland Altobelli has the experience and the expertise required to deliver.


We enhance life. We value our people and our clients by providing safe and sustainable infrastructure.

As our hallmarks, we act with compassion, empathy, and respect.

We work together as partners, doing what we say with full accountability.

Always striving for the highest quality, we ensure greatness inspires all our work.

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As a world-class organization of over 3,200 professionals in over 140 offices in 40 states dedicated to creating lasting infrastructure, Atlas Technical Consultants is uniquely connected to the communities we serve. Our family of companies listed below have 100’s of years of collective experience.

Our services have grown to include everything from design, construction engineering, construction management to materials testing and land acquisition services.

L. Joe Boyer


Atlas Technical Consultants

L. Joe Boyer is a passionate leader whose experience spans the full spectrum of infrastructure challenges; ranging from tsunami recovery work in Indonesia to complex highways here in the States for federal, public and private clients.

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Buddy Gratton, PE


MA / Atlas

Buddy Gratton joined MA in 2009 as Executive Vice President following his retirement from GDOT and was named President in October 2010.

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Todd Long, PE / PTOE


MA / Atlas

Todd Long has 28 years of experience in government services with focused experience in planning, engineering, operations and administration for large governmental organizations and has served in leadership roles for most of his career.

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Vickie Moreland


MA / Atlas

Vickie Moreland joined MA in 1995 and oversees all financial reporting, accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll, fleet management and information technology.

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Hank Collins

VP, Horizontal Program

MA / Atlas

Hank leads the Horizontal Program which primarily includes local government Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST) and local government assistance programs for MA / Atlas.

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Jeff Joyner

VP, Land Acquisition

MA / Atlas

Jeff leads the firm’s land acquisition activities. He has served as acquisition manager and negotiator on Bibb County, GA projects for the Macon-Bibb County road improvement program.

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Russell Small

VP, Vertical Program

MA / Atlas

Russell leads the Vertical Program specializing in program / project management, construction management and project planning with more than 32 years of experience in the engineering and construction industry.

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David Graham

VP, Field Operations

MA / Atlas

David has more than 41 years of transportation experience with 32 years at GDOT, where he retired as the Division Director of Construction.

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Brad Twombly

General Counsel

MA / Atlas

Brad serves as general counsel for MA / Atlas providing expert and strategic counsel on legal, business, and operational matters to Atlas’ executive leadership.

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Holly Moreland

VP, HR Director

MA / Atlas

Holly began her career with MA / Atlas as a highway design engineer where she developed roadway and right of way plans for many projects in metro Atlanta and throughout the state.

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