Blog/Events

We are Hiring – Senior Structural Engineer in Orlando

Aug. 13, 2018
Hiring Orlando Senior Structural Engineer

We are hiring! Are you a Senior Structural Engineer in the Orlando, Florida area looking for a creative work environment with a dynamic culture and competitive benefits? McLaren’s Orlando office works on a wide range of projects from commercial structural steel buildings, to entertainment projects, to waterfront concrete structures. This is an exciting opportunity to join our employee-owned company!

Check out all our open positions.

McLaren in Solar

Aug. 9, 2018
McLaren Solar

From schools in New Jersey, to warehouses in Massachusetts, to a solar farm in Florida, McLaren has been providing surveying, civil, geotechnical and structural engineering services to support the design and installation of over 150 MW solar energy systems across the nation! Check out McLaren’s work on McCormick’s 1.8-megawatt rooftop.

Citi Field Signage

Aug. 7, 2018
Citi Field New Balance Sign

Have you seen the New York Mets at Citi Field this season? If so, you have seen the New Balance Sign connected to the framing below the scoreboard, showing the highs and lows of the games. McLaren provided structural engineering services for the design of the structural steel framework that supports the 8 ft. by 50 ft. New Balance sign. We are proud to add this notable project to our roster of iconic sign design work!

White Plains Hospital Renovations

Aug. 2, 2018
White Plains Hospital

McLaren is providing civil and geotechnical engineering services for the renovation of the White Plains Hospital Center, a 32-acre campus in Westchester County, New York. McLaren has helped construct a new front lobby and improve the parking garage, streetscapes and roadways. McLaren is proud of our continued improvements at the facility, and coordination to ensure the campus fully functioning during renovations. Recently we finished the utility relocation for the soon to be new 9-story medical office building.

Friday Harbour Marina

Jul. 31, 2018
Friday Harbour Marina

McLaren is pleased to be working on the largest in-land marina in Canada! Located at the all-season resort, Friday Harbour, the marina will feature up to 1,000 slips. The McLaren team developed drawings and calculations for the structural design of the pontoons, anchorages, gangways and other systems for the residential boardwalk and docks. Check out the development of this premier resort!

Stockton Playground Ribbon Cutting

Jul. 26, 2018
Parks Stockton Playground CPI Program

The official ribbon cutting of the Stockton Playground in Brooklyn, New York, happened last week! McLaren is proud to have partnered with MKW and NYC Parks through the Community Parks Initiative, incorporating green infrastructure techniques in the park to help divert stormwater and providing design for drainage and water supply in the park. McLaren performed a geotechnical site investigation and coordinated project details on the nearly $5M park renovation!

South Street Seaport Balloon Installation

Jul. 25, 2018
South Street Seaport Balloons

NYC’s Pier 17 in the South Street Seaport now hosts a balloon display! Made with biodegradable, post-consumer recycled plastic, the balloons create an intriguing space for visitors. McLaren worked extensively with Dynamic Productions and Los Angeles based Balloon Artist, Geronimo, to provide the best suited structure to support this sculpture of balloons ranging from 2 feet to 8 feet in diameter. McLaren designed building attachments and ways to add balloons to the central spine on-site, creating design flexibility for the artist for this colorful display that celebrates Pier 17’s upgrades. Read more about the display and the artist in The New York Times.

10 Modern Marvels That Changed America Premiering Tonight on PBS

Jul. 24, 2018

McLaren’s Albany Regional Director, Reuben Hull Jr., PE, PMP, LEED Green Assoc. was a technical advisor on the 10 Modern Marvels That Changed America premiering tonight at 8:00 p.m. EST on PBS. Reuben helped develop the list of civil engineering feats that changed the U.S. Reuben also provided technical input on the challenges these engineers overcame on the Erie Canal, John A. Roebling Bridge, Colorado River Aqueduct and the Hoover Dam that eventually changed the course of history.

Rye Playland’s North Boardwalk Now Open

Jul. 23, 2018
Rye Playland’s North Boardwalk Now Open

Playland’s historic North Boardwalk reopens! Playland Park, originally constructed in the 1920’s, was hit hard by Superstorm Sandy in 2012. The boardwalk was repaired with modern methods and materials while maintaining the historic appearance and style with minimal environmental impact. The boardwalk was engineered to incorporate active and passive forms of damage mitigation to improve resiliency of the boardwalk and coastline. McLaren provided inspections, marine engineering, civil engineering, topographic surveys, geotechnical engineering, permitting, alternative analysis and design development and construction administration.

McLaren Climbs ENR’s Top 500 Design Firms List

Jul. 19, 2018

McLaren jumps 16 spots, to number 347, on ENR’s 2018 Top 500 Design Firms! Thank you to all our clients and employees for making this progression possible! We are excited about its accomplishment and are dedicated to continuing our high level of service.  View ENR’s complete list.