About Dikita

Bringing The Community Together For Its Greater Good

Dikita Enterprises, Inc. was organized in 1979 in Wisconsin. The firm relocated to Dallas, Texas in 1983 and has been considered the trailblazer and catalyst for other small minority businesses.

Dikita is an award-winning engineering and consultant firm that proudly celebrates more than four decades of contributing to the nation’s infrastructure. We are proud of our firm’s excellent reputation in meeting aggressive schedules, effectively managing costs, assembling multi-disciplined project teams, and providing our clients with the specialized attention and to deliver successful solutions.

Dikita Founder, Lucious Williams tells the history of the firm

Divisions:

Dikita Engineering

Dikita Engineering provides civil engineering, planning, program/ construction management, and light rail vehicle inspection and QA services for public transit, aviation, roadways & highways, and educational & governmental facilities.

Engineering Clients

  • Dallas Area Rapid Transit
  • Dallas ISD
  • Lancaster ISD
  • NTTA
  • Ft. Worth ISD
  • University of North Texas
  • Texas A&M System
  • Love Field Airport
  • Denton County Transportation Authority
  • The Fort Worth “T”
  • Texas Department of Transportation
  • DFW International Airport
  • City of Dallas
  • City of Fort Worth
  • Counties of Dallas and Fort Worth

Dikita Management Services

Dikita Management Services provides management and planning assistance for transit and public agencies, especially as it relates to transit studies involving data collection, ridership analysis & reporting, service & facility planning, cost modeling, and cost benefit analysis. The division offers a unique combination of transit market research experience, technical know-how, technological innovation, and best practices.

transit market research clients

  • Dallas Area Rapid Transit
  • Minnesota’s Metro Transit
  • Chicago Transit Authority
  • Houston Metro
  • RTA
  • Corpus Christi Regional Transit Authority (CCRTA)
  • New Orleans Regional Transit Authority (NORTA)
  • San Diego Association of Governments

Testimonials

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  • Employees
  • Clients

Gary Thomas

John Proctor

Steve Knobbe

Dr. Lew Blackburn

Wayne Warren

Steven Mason

I appreciate the opportunity to be engaged in the delivery of a large project for a long term repeat Client.

Del

I am blessed at the type of work I get to do and the diversity of people I get to work with.

Sherri

What I enjoy is working for a company that is highly involved in the mass transit industry.

Hal

My reason for enjoying working for Dikita Enterprises is summed up in two words, family oriented. I’ve always been treated like a family member, not an employee.

Ervin

I started this company in 1979 by hocking my car. I took a loan out for 90 days, paid it back on the 89th day. Make a promise, Keep your promise. We have survived because of our integrity & ethical practices.

Lucious Williams Founder

The best thing about working for Dikita is I am able to grow in my career, learn new things about the construction field. I feel there are no limits as to what I am capable of because growth is important to Dikita.

Jessika

I enjoy working here because there is caring and good communication among all.

George

I have been working for Dikita for nearly two decades during which time I have enjoyed and appreciated the granted challenges, opportunities, and career growth. Thanks, Dikita, for all the support! 

David

I’ve learned so much while working at Dikita. Eve is knowledgeable and challenges you to want to become more knowledgeable as well. 

Deborah

Dikita is a family within a family that always cares about your professional development. The fact that the company cared enough to invest in my future, inspired me to invest in myself. 

Gary

I highly recommend Dikita to provide any facet of transportation corridor planning, transit studies, civil design, or rail construction.

Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)

Under Dikita’s direction, many of our existing facilities were renovated and expanded to accommodate student growth.  They are an experienced team.

Cedar Hill Independent School District

“Dikita is always proactive”… “they are knowledgeable of the transit industry”… “Dikita developed innovative solutions to solve complex problems.”

Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)

…the Board of Trustees selected Dikita Engineering to serve as our Bond Program Manager. To date, we couldn’t be more pleased than we have been with the firm. Their services have been invaluable and without them, I do not believe we would have experienced the success we have enjoyed.

Cedar Hill Independent School District.

Dikita is one company that I would highly recommend because of their commitment and their dedication to completing the job the right was the first time.

Dallas Independent School District

…staff is highly qualified and has shown a true dedication to our economic development of Port Arthur.

If you are looking for a staff that can understand, articulate and further your endeavors, I highly recommend this company.

City of Port Arthur, Texas