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Solid Waste Management

Our team of engineers has provided solid waste services to over a third of the counties and many other industries and cities in North Carolina.

Subsurface Utility Engineering

Municipal Engineering utilizes a non-destructive air vacuum excavator to prevent damage when locating underground utilities and structures. Since 1978, we have been analyzing, planning, and designing utility systems. We are staffed and equipped for all four SUE quality levels. 

Funding Assistance/Grant Administration

MESCO’s funding team has secured well over $100 Million in funding for our clients since beginning our Funding Division in 2007.

Water & Wastewater

Municipal Engineering designed an expansion for the Town of Jonesville’s water treatment plant (WTP) capacity to be doubled from 0.5 MGD to 1 MGD by the use of a Mircosand Enhanced Flocculation (MEF).

Surveying & Mapping

Municipal Engineering Services is the TOTAL package.  Our surveying services are provided in-house utilizing the latest technology including software, Leica Robotics and GPS products.  We currently have 3 Professional Land Surveyors on staff and surveying personnel to accomplish every task.

Site Development

Municipal Engineering has won multiple awards for new Large and Small Construction as well as awards for creative site development with sensitivity for the environment.

Full List of Services

Water and Wastewater

Water & Sewer System Expansions

Water Treatment Plant Design

Wastewater Treatment Plant Design

Distribution System Design

Storage Facility Inspection & Design

Hydraulic Analysis of Distribution Systems

Water Storage Tanks (Elevated & Ground Level)

Water Usage & Rate Analysis

Asset & Inventory Assessment

Preliminary Engineering Reports

Environmental Reports

Capital Improvement Plans

Water Systems Five Year Planning

Water Audits

NPDES Permits

Sewer Rehabilitation

Inflow & Infiltration (I & I) Studies

Wastewater Treatment Plant Design

Pretreatment System Design

Wastewater System Planning & Design

Land Application System Design

Subsurface Utility Engineering (SUE)

Vulnerability Assessments

Site Development

Site Design

Site Plan Approval/Zone Change Assistance

Environmental Assessments

Erosion Control Plans


Roadway Design

Route Locations

Site Plans

Site Suitability Studies

Educational Facilities

Maintenance Facilities

Pre-engineered Buildings

Recreational Facilities

Water / Wastewater Treatment

Storm Water Drainage



Bidding Phase

Preparation of Advertisement for Bids

Preparation of Perspective Bidders Lists

Coordination with Plan Rooms

Attendance at Pre-Bid Meeting

Preparation of Addenda as Required

Response to Contractor Inquiries During Bid Phase

Bid Opening Attendance

Review of Bids

Preparation of Certified Bid Tabulation

Recommendation of Award of Contract

Funding Assistance/Grant Administration

Federal & State Funding Applications

Grant Administration

Surveying and Mapping

ALTA / ACSM Surveys

As-Built Surveys

Boundary Surveys & Plats

Easement Surveys & Plats

Flood Certifications

Location & Roadway Alignment

Photogrammetric Control

Real Time Kinematic (RTK) GPS Surveys

Subdivision Plats & Stakeout

Geographical Information Systems (GIS)

Topographic Mapping

Utility Route Location Surveys

Wetlands & Stream Corridor Location

Construction Contract Administration and Observation

Construction Observation

Shop Drawing and Submittal Review

Response to Contractor Requests for Information (RFIs)

Progress Meeting Attendance

Pay Request Review and Certification for Payment

Change Order Review and Approval

Final Construction Review and Project Certification as Required by NC DEQ

Preparation of Record Drawings

Settlement of Warranty Issues

Solid Waste

MSW Subtitle D Landfills

Life of Site Permitting

Construction & Demolition Landfills

Site Suitability

Site Assessments

Groundwater Monitoring & Assessments

Title V Air Quality Permits

Closure Plans

Permitting & Regulatory Compliance

Methane Gas Monitoring & Extraction Systems

Methane Gas Monitoring & Extraction Systems

Greenhouse Gas Reporting

Solid Waste Management Plans


Transfer Stations

Baling Facilities

Convenience Centers

Capital Improvements Plans

Feasibility Studies

Environmental Assessments

Surveying and Mapping

Materials Recovery Facilities

Capping & Closure Systems

Facilities Planning, Design, Management & Consultation

*If you don't see what you need here, please give us a call. If we can't do it - we'll help you figure out who can!