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.
Specializing in both private and public work across 10 distinct markets, our firm delivers top of the line, project-based solutions for structures of every size, shape, scope, material, and complexity.
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.
New Construction Engineering + Design
Spanning high-rise mixed-use developments to high-performance healthcare facilities, expansive hotel casino complexes, and everything in between, our company has experience building all types of structures from the ground up. McLaren’s diverse new construction portfolio includes thousands of structures of varying sizes and each constructed with distinct materials. From traditional to avant-garde, we offer advanced design-build capabilities and value engineering solutions to best support our clients’ unique needs.
- Healthcare Facilities
- Mixed-Use Developments
- Commercial Developments
- Residential Developments
- Educational Facilities
- Entertainment Venues
- Industrial and Manufacturing Facilities
- Public Infrastructure (Parks & Recreation, Transit Facilities & Stations)
- Parking Structures
- Waterfront & Marine Structures
- Signage & Displays
Additions, Alterations, Renovations + Repairs
The most successful renovation and alteration projects are engineered with structural expertise, code compliance, and occupancy needs in mind. McLaren’s extensive work in structural modification utilizes creative adaptive solutions and technology to best construct efficient space changes.
Building structures can deteriorate or fail in a variety of ways throughout their lifecycle. Our detailed inspection and investigation services can identify structural damage, perform root cause analysis, and help provide remediation support.
Our specialized facade engineering team focuses on the largest, most important factor in the technical performance and overall aesthetic of any structure – the building envelope. Skilled in the interdependence of envelope elements throughout the building’s life cycle, our engineers aim to improve constructability, maximize energy efficiency, strengthen security, and enhance architectural vision.
- Building Envelope Consulting
- Facade Delegated Design & Specialty Glass Engineering
- Inspections, Investigation & Remediation
Specialty Structural Services
The ability to solve complex challenges from all angles helps our structural engineering team provide high-quality specialty structural services. Skilled in all aspects of multi-phase structural engineering, we continually evolve our services to best support the custom needs of our clients.
- Blast Design
- Asset Management Services
- Parking Consulting
- Forensic Investigation + Expert Witness Testimony
- Peer Review
- Post Disaster Emergency Response (ATC-20 and ATC-45 Inspections)
Sustainability + Resiliency
At McLaren, we understand sustainable building strategies can create structures that are higher performing and help make a positive impact on our communities. We are committed to helping clients build greener and adapt to carbon-reducing guidelines.
- Blue Roofs
- Green Roofs
- Green Building (LEED, Passive House, Envision)
- Solar Rooftops, Carports & Farms
- Wind Energy
- Flood Risk Assessment & Mitigation