Manufacturing & Industrial


Successful manufacturing and industrial facilities optimize output, reduce operational costs, decrease environmental footprint and adapt to market changes. Our integrated team streamlines the journey from master planning and site selection to design, construction and startup.

What We Do



in Manufacturing
(ENR 2024)


in Food and Beverage
(ENR 2023)


in Aerospace
(ENR 2023)


What We Do


  • Automated Pepperoni Operation

    Engineering services for the expansion of a pepperoni production facility, including removal, relocation and installation of new and existing equipment.

  • Lunar Production & Operations Center

    Design-build services for development of a 106,000-square-foot headquarters and lunar operations center focused on preparations for U.S. return to the moon.

  • Commercial Headquarters Renovation

    Planning, architecture, engineering and construction services for a new headquarters campus and environmental branded experience for an aerospace manufacturer.

  • Mine ZLD Water Treatment Facility

    Engineering and process design for a zero liquid discharge (ZLD) contact water treatment facility for a New York salt mine.

  • Kapalama Container Terminal

    Program management support for congestion-relieving improvements to the Kapalama Container Terminal (KCT) in Hawaii.

  • Green Omni Terminal

  • Site Evaluation and Master Planning

    Assisted with assessing sites, then providing site master planning, construction and renovation services, including Lean Six Sigma analysis of factory layouts ...

  • Extruded Product Capacity Increase

    Integration of a new 225-foot foam production line (FM3).

  • Aerospace Manufacturing Facility

    Multi-disciplined design services for the 98,981-square-foot facility that manufactures engine components.

Insights & News


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Case Study

A Propulsion Test Facility for a Company Known for Blasting Through Precedents


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