New Jersey Engineering Firm

McLaren is a top New Jersey engineering firm that provides custom, full-service building solutions.

While best known for our engineering work in healthcare, education, real estate development, coastal, energy and infrastructure around NJ, we support both private and public projects of nearly every size, shape and scope worldwide.

Engineering Services + Solutions

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

Structural Engineering
Site + Civil
Marine + Coastal
Construction Engineering
Bridge, Highway + Rail
Entertainment Engineering
Facade + Envelope
Geotechnical Engineering
Forensic Investigation
Survey + Mapping
All Services


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.

Van Vorst - Jersey City Luxury Apartments Mixed-Use

Quinn + Lenox in Jersey City

Van Vorst Mix-Use Residential


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.


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.

Processing Plant on Waterfront

Civil Site Development

Newark Processing Plant


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.


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.

Weehawken Waterfront

Pier Design


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.

Vertical Lift Bridge - Constructing Wittpenn Bridge

Wittpenn Bridge

Bridge Replacement

New Jersey Office