Engineering and Consulting Services

Through our history at CLA providing engineering and consulting services, we have prided ourselves on the belief that cooperation, coordination and communication are as important as our technological expertise.

Our composition of personnel enables us to take a project from the conceptual and planning stages through the design and finished construction project. We are able to assist our private clients in understanding the regulations of Local, State & Federal agencies in the planning phase in order to more efficiently design the project and avoid costly delays.

CLA Engineers, Inc. is a corporate member of the U.S. Green building Council, founder and administrator of the LEED Green Building Rating System.

For municipal or private clients utilizing State or Federal funding, we can provide grant application and administration services, including all cost accountability necessary for reimbursements.


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Our Services

Civil & Site Engineering

CLA provides a full range of site planning and engineering services for a variety of private and municipal clients in Connecticut. From initial feasibility and land use studies straight through construction administration, CLA prepares site plans which pay close attention to cost-efficient engineering for our clients.

Structural Engineering

CLA Engineers, Inc. provides a broad range of structural engineering consulting services to both private and public clients. We provide the professional services necessary to construct or repair buildings and other structures according to local building code requirements.

Geotechnical Engineering

CLA Engineers offers a variety of geotechnical engineering services. The most common service sought is sub-surface exploration and a geotechnical report regarding a potential project site.

Town Services

CLA Engineers has provided on-call services for several municipalities within the Eastern Connecticut region. Acting as Town Engineers to Selectmen, Boards, Commissions, Public Works Departments, Recreation Departments, and School Departments, CLA Engineers has provided a wide range of services.

Water & Sewer

CLA has provided utility engineering services to municipal and private clients since 1984. Our team of in-house professionals have the specialized skills and experience needed to develop your utility project from concept to completion, on schedule and within budget.

Wetlands / Soils

Natural resources regulated by Local, State and Federal agencies pose constraints for nearly every development project. CLA has extensive experience in identifying these constraints and effectively managing the project design and permitting processes in tandem to achieve the desired results in a timely manner.

Land Surveying

CLA provides complete surveying services for municipal, industrial, commercial, residential and utility clients. Licensed surveyors are on staff with more than 25 years of experience in all aspects of land surveying.


CLA Engineers, Inc. provides field data collection services for municipalities, utility companies and institutions. Included in this service are the field location of designated object types and the collection of specific object information to be transferred to the digital database.

Marine / Dock

CLA provides a full range of marine engineering services for a variety of private and municipal clients in Connecticut. Our experience is in all aspects of recreational and commercial marine design, including construction.


CLA Engineers provides a full range of engineering services for bridge rehabilitation and construction. Our team provides the breadth of experience necessary to facilitate bridge construction projects

Material Testing

CLA Engineers, Inc. provides inspection and testing of construction materials. CLA staff maintain a nationally recognized certifications and experience to perform inspections and testing.