With the most advanced and reliable services available in-house, McLaren’s marine engineering division is changing the landscape of the maritime industry. Comprised of over 45 engineers, divers, designers, and scientists, our firm provides unrivaled services in complex waterfront inspection, design, rehabilitation, permitting, and construction management.
Our work ranges from large-scale projects like the expansion of the NYC 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. From offices nationwide, we support clients with innovative marine engineering solutions from concept to completion and beyond.
Featured Marine + Coastal Projects
McLaren has successfully undertaken hundreds of innovative engineering, inspection, and marine survey projects for clients from NYC to California, and waters around the world. With a portfolio spanning coastal to offshore, discover some of our most iconic marine work.
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With a diverse portfolio ranging from small to iconic, we bring a unique understanding of the full building lifecycle both on land and near water. McLaren offers a wide range of structural engineering services from new construction design to sustainability and resiliency.
Our geotechnical experts analyze the behavior of earthen materials and how they interact with man-made elements to best assess and monitor risks. Additionally, we support marine developments with specialized foundation engineering and design.
Our inspection, innovative design and rehabilitation services help bridge the gap between land and water infrastructure. We specialize in pedestrian bridges, roadway structures, full span bridges, culverts and dams.
Our Entertainment Division helps create immersive audience experiences on the waterfront. Project highlights include events on piers, animatronic sculptures, eye-catching signage, floating displays, staging and a-list productions worldwide.
Whether land, deep ocean or shallow water, our Geomatics Division offers the latest high-tech survey and mapping capabilities to support marine projects like dredging, off-shore energy, shoreline stabilization and infrastructure remediation.
McLaren offers full litigation support with high-tech investigation capabilities to develop detailed analyses, narrative reports, demonstrative evidence and expert witness testimony. Our experience includes piers, marinas, bridges, etc.
Building construction services include cranes and rigging, specialty structural engineering (SSE), connection design, demo/erection sequencing, support of excavation (SOE), structural lifting, shoring and jacking.
Our Civil Division offers land site development services for waterfront, infrastructure and building projects including beach restorations, parks and green spaces. Our services include grading, stormwater management, permitting, slope stability and more.
Our specialized facade engineers are skilled in the interdependence of envelope elements throughout the building’s life cycle and aim to improve constructability, maximize energy efficiency, strengthen security and enhance architectural vision.