Arts, Entertainment & Exhibits

At McLaren Engineering Group, we can turn larger-than-life concepts into stunning reality. The process of engineering in a creative space challenges our employees to push technical limits without compromising safety or aesthetics. We redefine boundaries to provide state-of-the-art functionality, service and design—all while honoring our clients’ artistic vision.


Our core technical divisions include Entertainment, Site/Civil, Geotechnical, Marine, Bridge/Highway/Rail, Surveying, Forensics, Structural, Facade Engineering, and Construction Engineering.

Accelerometer Analysis & AssessmentAcoustic IsolationAmericans with Disabilities Act (ADA) StudiesAmusement Ride Audits & Certification to ASTM F24Amusement Ride DesignAnimated Commercial & Retail DisplaysBarge Design, Repair & InspectionBorings - Marine & LandBrick Masonry DesignBuilding Code AssessmentsBuilding Envelope DesignBuilding Facades Inspection & DesignCable & Tensile Structures DesignCaisson DesignCanopy & Shade Structure DesignCivil Engineering InvestigationsClimbing-Access InspectionConcrete Footings & Foundations DesignCondition AssessmentsCondition Inspections & SurveysConstruction AdministrationConstruction InspectionCounterweight Rigging System DesignCustom Machinery DesignDesign of Deep & Shallow Foundation SystemsDevelopment of Technical, Bid & Performance SpecificationsDocks, Floating Docks & Floating Structure DesignDrainage Studies, Design & HydraulicsElectromechanical Actuation DesignEntertainment Facilities & Production Design - TheatersErosion Control DesignFall Protection DesignFeasibility StudiesGeotechnical & Soils EngineeringGlass & Glazing DesignGrading DesignGround Improvement StudiesHistoric Preservation & Restoration DesignHydraulic Lift DesignKinematic StudiesKinetic Art & SculpturesLight Gage Metal Framing (LGMF) DesignLighting & Audio System Support Structures DesignLoad Rating AnalysisMarine EngineeringMechanical EngineeringMechanized Effects & Show-Action Equipment DesignMitigation DesignMobile Stage Structures DesignPassenger Amenity DesignPerformer Flying Systems & Equipment DesignPermanent, Temporary & Touring Stages / Set DesignPermittingPre-VisualizationRange of Motion StudiesRetaining Wall DesignRide / Show EngineeringRight-of-Way SurveysRoof InspectionsSculptures & Signage DesignShow Action Equipment DesignSign Support Structures DesignSite / Civil EngineeringSite Investigations & AssessmentSite Planning & LayoutStage Machinery DesignStaging Structures DesignStormwater Management DesignStormwater Pollution Plan (SWPPP) DesignStructural AnalysisStructural Design of Additions, Alterations, & RepairsStructural EngineeringStructural Glass DesignStructural InspectionsStructural Steel DesignTelevision & Film Production Studios / Set DesignTemporary Structures DesignTheatrical & Arena Rigging System DesignTheatrical System ConsultingTheme Park Attractions & Device DesignTopographic SurveysUtilities DesignUtility SurveysWinch & Hoist DesignWind, Wave & Current Analysis