Cole Dagerhardt, PE

Founder/Senior Transportation Engineer

Cole Dagerhardt, PE is the Founder and Managing Principal of Exult Engineering. Cole is a registered professional Engineer with experience working closely with municipalities, NCDOT, and various other public agencies to manage a diverse variety of projects. He is also a systems integration expert and focuses on traffic systems management and operations including planning, design, procurement, integration, and construction administration for Intelligent Transportation Systems, traffic signal systems, parking systems, and transit systems. Cole believes every good endeavor, even the smallest ones, can have lasting positive impacts for the clients and communities that Exult serves.

When Cole isn’t working he enjoys spending time with his wife and three kids, eating tacos, and hiking.


Raleigh & Wilmington


  • PE: GA, NC, TN, SC, and VA
  • Assoc. DBIA Certified
  • Years of Experience



  • Quality Control
  • Transportation Engineering
  • Transportation Program Management
  • Transportation Systems Management & Operations (TSMO)
  • Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) ITS & Communications Master Planning
  • Traffic Management Center & Data Center
  • Integrated Corridor Management
  • Arterial Signal Systems
  • Parking Technology
  • Transit Technology
  • Headshot of founder and traffic engineer Cole Dagerhardt, PE of Exult Engineering