New Jersey
Engineering Firm

McLaren is a top New Jersey engineering firm providing custom, full-service building solutions that can take projects of any size, shape and scope from concept to completion.

530 Chestnut Ridge Road
Woodcliff Lake, NJ 07677

, PE

CEO + President

Renowned for our high quality services and innovative solutions, McLaren offers expert consultation, engineering, design, construction support, inspection, project management, and more.

We offer comprehensive engineering services and solutions throughout New Jersey that take any project from concept to completion with expert consultation, design, construction support, inspection and project management.

Full-Service Solutions

New Jersey
Engineering Experience

McLaren’s New Jersey engineering team provides custom full-service building solutions throughout the State. We work across 10 distinct markets to shape NJ’s unique building environment for both private and public clients. From preserving historic cities to improving infrastructure, bridge and roadway work to PE dive inspections, industrial builds and everything in between, our regional experts are building a better future.


New Jersey
Structural Engineering

With a wide range of services spanning from concept to completion, McLaren’s structural engineering group is built on a foundation of technical excellence, cutting-edge capabilities, pragmatic solutions, and a sensitivity for aesthetics.

Offering multidisciplinary consulting, analysis, design, project management, and construction phase support, our expert building engineers enable clients to best meet all project goals while building more efficiently and cost-effectively. With a full range of services for new construction projects to additions, renovations, and historic preservation and everything in between, out team can take you from concept to completion.

Specialty Market

NJ Mixed-Use
Building Specialists

McLaren’s mixed use engineering services are helping to redefine urban planning and build communities in New Jersey and nationwide. Moreover, we specialize in bringing residential, commercial, cultural, and entertainment uses into one space.

For example, we are the teams behind projects like Hoboken’s Maxwell PlaceVan Vorst in Jersey City, and South Jersey Gas in Atlantic City.

Additionally, our experience and expertise encompass all aspects of the building life cycle with structural design, inspection and construction phase services.


New Jersey
Civil Engineering

Civil engineering plays an integral role in bringing public and private developments to life. From pre-development and due diligence studies to remediation and construction phase, our firm delivers innovative land solutions throughout the entitlement and building process.

Our civil and geotechnical engineers, environmental professionals, and permitting specialists work to develop site plans, land use designs, engineering support, and inspection services for projects of every size, shape, scope, and complexity.

In addition to technical expertise, we understand complex regulatory and environmental requirements to ensure project goals are met on time and within budget.



Focusing on the safe and efficient movement of people and goods across roadways, our services include investigation of high-crash locations and development of countermeasures for mitigation, design of traffic control device installations and modifications, as well as short-term and long-term traffic flow management plans that estimate impacts of proposed commercial/residential developments on traffic patterns.

Microstation Traffic Engineering Support

Specialty Market


Our Infrastructure solutions can be seen throughout New Jersey. In fact, they range from long span river crossings to highway overpasses, railroad bridges to secondary road structures, bridge inspection programs to retaining walls, and everything in between.

The NJ infrastructure engineering division offers full-service solutions for a variety of bridge, highway, and rail projects supporting both public and private clients. Furthermore, our solutions can help build, maintain, repair, and rehabilitate infrastructure though the State and its connections to New York.

For example, our bridge, highway, rail work includes Wittpenn Bridge and Pulaski Skyway.


Construction +
Crane Engineering

McLaren’s Construction Engineering team offers full-service custom solutions including crane engineering, permitting, rigging solutions, designs of temporary supports, bracing, and construction sequencing for both new and renovation projects. We also offer the conventional design of steel structures and connections in addition to providing Specialty Structural Engineering Services (SSE) for delegated design elements.

From large infrastructure projects to buildings and specialty structures, our firm can determine the most optimal and cost-effective engineering solutions by assisting with means and methods of construction, planning, logistics, and project management for building projects across the country. This ensures jobs stay on time and within budget while providing the best solutions from the ground up.

Specialty Market

Industrial +

The construction of industrial and commercial structures brings a unique set of ever-changing challenges that require innovative solutions. Our depth of experience encompass all aspects of structural, site/civil, geotechnical, marine and construction engineering for turn key services from start to finish.

McLaren has a diverse portfolio of industrial and commercial projects of varying sizes, shapes, and complexities including retail fit-outs, new-construction of low-rise plazas, warehouses, storage facilities, data centers, corporate office buildings, and more.


Structural Inspections +

Early signs of deterioration are not always obvious to the untrained eye. As such, detailed visual, hands-on, and sometimes probe inspections by expert structural engineers are imperative.

Our robust New Jersey structural inspection and investigation services can identify deterioration to determine the structural well-being of a building and its individual components. Additionally, we perform root cause analysis and help provide short and long-term remediation, rehabilitation, and repair support.

Emergency Structural Repair - McLaren Engineering Group
Emergency Structural Repair Services

Immediate response to a construction accident that inadvertently damaged a building column at a local manufacturing warehouse


Survey +

Quick to mobilize and unwavering in our ability to provide cutting edge solutions and accurate data, McLaren’s survey and scanning team is at the forefront of the industry.

Whether by land, water or air, our team can best catch conflicts before they occur and help reduce rework to help keep any project on-time and within budget.

With the use of our high-tech capabilities and in-house resources, we provide turn-key services clients across NYC from traditional surveys to cutting edge scans and mapping.


NJ Marine +
Coastal Resiliency

With the most advanced and reliable services available in-house, McLaren’s marine engineering division is changing the maritime landscape. Comprised of over 45 engineers, designers, engineer divers, and scientists, we offer unrivaled services in complex waterfront inspection, design, rehabilitation, permitting, and construction management.

Our work ranges from large-scale projects like the expansion of the Hudson Ferry system, the design of complex berths and ship terminals, and the support of offshore wind development, to the rehabilitation of piers, bulkhead designs, and dive inspections led by Professional Engineers.

For example, our New Jersey engineering work includes PANJNJ Port of Newark, Caven Point Marine Terminal, and Weehawken Pier.

Specialty Market


The pursuit of excellence in higher education drives McLaren Engineering Group to create stunning facilities across a variety of educational institutions, ranging from a high tech university library to a sprawling suburban brick high school.

Our extensive experience demonstrates our ability to design a range of on-campus structures with style and originality, while remaining sensitive to the learning environment.


Top Entertainment

We have helped create some of the best productions, events, concerts, displays, staging and entertainment facilities in New Jersey and worldwide. Working with the biggest names in the business, our iconic work has revolutionized the audience experience with never-before-seen feats of engineering.

Additionally, we have also provided mechanical and structural engineering services for countless big name movies and television productions including on-site engineering support, equipment design, rigging design, special effects engineering, and studio fit-out design.

The Latest

New Jersey Warehouse Development With Solar Arrays

New Jersey Warehouse Development

Home to one of the busiest ports in the nation and centrally positioned between major cities like NYC and Philadelphia, New Jersey is a prime area for warehouse and distribution center space.

1888 Studios Site Development Retaining Wall
Arts, Entertainment + Exhibits

1888 Studios – NJ Waterfront Development

The film industry is making its way back to its birthplace! An influx of studios and soundstages are currently in development across New

McLaren Day 2022

McLaren Day 2022

We brought together the entire team from across the country for an “egg”citing day, to our New Jersey Office. The goal was to reconnect, recognize our strengths as individuals, and use them to build a better team by learning important ‘non-technical’ skills.

Woodcliff Lake Community Run 2022

Woodcliff Lake Run for Education 2022

Jeremy Billig, P.E., Olivia Koster, PG, EIT, Aine Rice, and Nadia Itani, E.I.T. of our New Jersey office finished strong in the 5K – all while accruing some extra steps for this month’s Walktober challenge!

NJ Greenwall - Working Here at McLaren Engineering Group

Engineering Our NJ Office Green Wall

Thanks to the 30+ people that helped with the build or just stopped by for happy hour and the countless others that gave their input an ideas along the way.

Stravola Asphalt Plant - McLaren Engineering Group

Stravola Asphalt Plant Opens

Multiple McLaren teams were part of the large-scale project from concept to completion performing surveying, civil engineering, marine engineering, structural engineering, geotechnical engineering, and construction inspection.

Summit Medical Group Shoring for Exterior Modifications

Summit Medical Group Exterior Modifications

Summit Medical Group’s Woodland Park facility underwent exterior modifications, for its laboratory, that required a portion of the building’s existing facade be removed.

Newark Airport Pedestrian Canopy Drawing

Newark Airport Pedestrian Canopy

Part of The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey’s (PANYNJ) $2.7 billion Terminal A complete redevelopment at Newark Airport (EWR) also


Wittpenn Bridge Steel Precision

The new 3,277 ft. long Route 7 Wittpenn Bridge, New Jersey’s first orthotropic bridge, is an integral component of the State’s Portway Corridor project and a symbol of its renewed emphasis on infrastructure redevelopment.

New Jersey

Renowned for a trusted, high-quality approach, our award-winning firm solves complex engineering challenges with creative, custom solutions tailored to our clients’ needs.


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