Civil Engineering

Economic Development Services

From funding to navigating the complex regulatory system, McGill Associates has more than 30 years of experience resolving even the most sensitive challenges on economic development projects. We’re well-versed in confidentiality and security, power and water source availability, utility infrastructure, interlocal agreements, as well as terrain and environmental issues. Having an intimate understanding of local conditions allows us to truly provide adequate consultancy services for projects that provide job growth and enhance our communities. Furthermore, through our use of innovative modeling technologies, we are able to quickly present complex solutions to clients in a visually compelling fashion. Modeling enables clients to see what their proposed project might look like on a potential site, as well as understand all of the site and utility factors that need to be considered when evaluating a location.

Need a Civil Engineering professional to assist you or your client’s with site evaluation services? Call us today and ask us how we have assisted other clients keep potential business investors from looking any further.

case study

CLIENT: Orange County
PROJECT DESCRIPTION: McGill Associates was successful in obtaining CDBG funding for the new Morinaga American Foods Facility located in Mebane, North Carolina. Additionally, our team is providing ongoing grant administration services, and engineering design, surveying, and construction administration services for the utilities and infrastructure, to serve the 21-acre site.

The project included a Preliminary Engineering Report and environmental assessment; this project is currently in the design phase. The project includes 2,600 linear feet of roadway, which is accessible from Ben Wilson Road, as well as 5,450 linear feet of 12-inch and 16-inch water line and 2,000 linear feet of 12-inch sewer lines. This company will provide a $48 million investment to the Orange County community and provide as many as 90 jobs within the first three years, with room for expansion in the future.

at a glance
  • Mission Critical Facilities
  • Industrial Park Planning / Design
  • Commercial Center Planning / Design
  • Professional Park Planning / Design
  • Institutional and Public Facility Planning / Design
  • Industrial Pre-Treatment Design
  • Process Water Supply
  • On-Site Utilities Infrastructure
  • Industrial Site Certification
  • Design / Build Initiatives
  • Community Development Block Grants