Engineering

Laying the Groundwork for Impactful Infrastructure

Our experienced engineers provide innovative, award-winning solutions across a range of specialties – from transportation and traffic to water resources and modeling to mechanical, electrical and plumbing. We can help you in all aspects of engineering to improve the needs of your community.

Applying our Engineering lens to Architecture and Planning projects is exactly the multidisciplinary perspective that makes us unique – resulting in ideas with bigger impact.

  • Northwestern Connector Triangle | Oakland County, MI

    High-volume, multi-lane roundabout relieves traffic congestion, improves safety and connectivity

  • Elevated Water Storage Tank | Farmington Hills, MI

    Tallest composite water tower in Michigan saves community $3.5M annually

  • Wastewater Treatment Plant | Village of Dexter, MI

    System design improvements minimize inflow/infiltration and result in construction of 400,000 gallon equalization basin

  • Cardinal Health Client Experience Center | Dublin, OH

    Renovations - including MEP enhancements - reflecting the Cardinal Health vision and brand provide welcoming experience for campus visitors

  • Diverging Diamond Interchange | Auburn Hills, MI

    Michigan's first Diverging Diamond Interchange offers innovative solution to traffic - and economic - woes

  • Great Lakes Water Authority | SE Michigan

    Regional Detroit-area water authority improves services, optimizes system capacity and saves millions annually

  • M-53 and 26-Mile Road Interchange | Shelby Township, MI

    Operational study resulted in the design of this double-roundabout interchange that improved operation, efficiency and aesthetics

  • Malletts Creek and County Farm Drain Restoration | Washtenaw County, MI

    Rehabilitation reduced loading into the Huron River watershed and improved ecosystem diversity

  • Huron Parkway / Nixon Road Roundabout | Ann Arbor, MI

    Roundabout and road improvements upgrade major intersection near University of Michigan research park

  • Westland City Hall | Westland, MI

    Adaptive re-use design incorporates the latest in green technology with a progressive MEP approach

Key Services

Municipal Engineering

 

 

At OHM Advisors, being mission-driven is more than a mantra. It’s ingrained in who we are. It’s infused into everything we do. It’s one of the many reasons our municipal relationships are so strong. We have experts in all aspects of civil engineering to help you improve the health and safety of your community, from securing funding for infrastructure enhancements to the most challenging interchange improvements.

 

Transportation Engineering

 

 

Connectivity. It makes for thriving communities and sustainable regional economies. Our multidisciplinary team specializes in providing innovative ways to improve vehicular and pedestrian transportation systems at the local, state, and regional levels. Keeping transportation infrastructure strong to keep people safe and connected is our specialty.

 

MEP

 

 

Our expertise encompasses energy-efficient solutions that translate to higher performing building designs for retrofits and new builds alike. With a versatile team of mechanical, electrical and plumbing engineers and practiced designers, we’ll always deliver above & beyond the obvious for more efficient, sustainable, cost-effective solutions to your most complicated projects.

Water Resources

Water – we all need it. Whether it’s drinking water, stormwater, or wastewater; its effective collection, sanitation, distribution, and environmental management are essential to making places better for people.

For more than 50 years, OHM Advisors’ architects, engineers, and planners have helped communities manage their utility needs, protect their precious water resources, and plan for the future. Along the way, we’ve secured upwards of $250 million from various funding sources to assist with these initiatives, become recognized as leaders in analyzing and solving wet weather issues in sanitary systems, and most importantly, we’ve helped to build healthy communities – a fact which makes us proud.

Stormwater Management

 

Nature’s resources are finite. The protection and restoration of precious water resources and delicate ecological systems is the focus of our watershed management and green design team. We can take the lead on a variety of stormwater challenges – assisting with your project’s permitting, funding, analysis, and design.

Drinking Water Systems

 

We recognize that water sustains life on this planet and clean, safe water sustains healthy ecosystems and healthy communities. Our best-in-class experts deliver proven water supply, treatment and distribution engineering services, applying new technologies at every turn. 

Wastewater Systems

 

Innovation is the backbone of our wastewater practice and is built into each and every project, resulting in practical solutions that deliver community and environmental benefits. Our talented water professionals are experts at designing high-performance facilities, creating strategic long-range infrastructure management plans – and everything in between.

"As someone responsible for overall community welfare and growth, I appreciate their unique understanding of the 'business' of running a community. They think big picture about where we want to go without losing sight of what we have to work with, and their solutions are designed for maximum return for minimal investment."
Ken Siver - Mayor, City of Southfield, MI

Site Civil

Real estate development, whether planning land use, designing infrastructure, or navigating the permitting landscape, requires a full range of civil engineering services. We are a team of proven architecture, engineering, land development, surveying and geospatial experts who can take your most complex project from site evaluation to construction.

Our extensive resume partnering with public and private clients makes building in the most complex environments – and circumstances – not only possible, but successful. We work collaboratively to align the common interests of the business and municipality. You can expect us to deliver creative and cost-effective design that will transform your community.


Additional Services

Structural Engineering
Construction Engineering
Site-Civil Engineering
Land Development Consulting
Park Improvements


"I always challenge myself and my team to do things differently, in a better way that will take our projects to the next level. I'm lucky at OHM Advisors to be surrounded by innovative people and technologies that help us bring to life creative solutions to tough projects each day."
Frances Rubio Rourke, PE - Ohio Transportation Manager, OHM Advisors

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