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Metro Consulting Associates (MCA) is a multi-faceted engineering, energy, land, and community development firm that serves both private and public sector clients throughout the Midwestern United States and beyond. Founded in 2009 as a surveying firm, MCA has grown to provide a holistic mix of services and talent driven by client needs and community goals to make life better.

Our Approach

Dynamic. Daring. Diverse. Different

For the last decade, MCA has built its reputation as an enthusiastic problem-solver. Our team excels in discovering new solutions and perspectives that enable client progress. We gravitate towards the road less traveled. We seek out unique opportunities that push us further, challenge the status quo, and ignite our passion for the betterment of community.

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At MCA we deliver high-quality professional services that guide our clients to success. Our range of services and market expertise will satisfy any and all emerging challenges.


  • Civil Engineering
  • Land Surveying
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Ecological Services
  • Land Acquisition
  • Construction Materials Testing


  • Renewables
  • Transmission & Distribution
  • Municipal
  • Land Development
  • Utilities
  • Pipeline


950 Greene Street | Metro Consulting Associates Land Development

950 Green Street

City of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County

MCA delivered a full range of site development services in the demolition and redevelopment of an entire city block into a 4-story mixed-use apartment building featuring 2,460 SF of ground floor retail and an underground parking structure.

Highland Park Water & Sewer | Metro Consulting Associates Municipal

Highland Park Water & Sewer Department Director

City of Highland Park, Wayne County

Following the successful completion of a city-wide stormwater runoff evaluation, MCA was appointed Director of the City of Highland Park’s Water and Sewer Department in 2016 and currently manages billing rates, operations and maintenance, and the overall day-to-day operations of the water and sewer systems.

Polaris Wind Energy Center | Metro Consulting Associates Renewables

Polaris Wind Energy Center

Gratiot County

MCA provided site engineering, land surveying, ecological services, GIS, permitting activities, and construction drawings in the development of this 40,000-acre wind farm featuring 75 wind turbine generators.

F3163 69KV Shaker Run To Liberty | Metro Consulting Associates Transmission

F3163 69KV Shaker Run To Liberty

Butler & Warren Counties

MCA provided ground survey services and easement exhibit preparation to support Duke Energy in the design and permitting for the 8-mile proposed 69kV line from Shaker Substation to Liberty Substation.

Public Lighting Survey | Metro Consulting Associates Utilities

Public Lighting Survey

City of Detroit

MCA provided a system survey of two major city areas to improve 80,000 public streetlights for the Detroit Public Lighting Authority. Project included survey of all light poles with digital photos of each location, design for new streetlight spacing per defined criteria, as-built surveys, and data entry into Detroit Public Lighting Authority’s GIS system.

Pipeline Replacement Project | Metro Consulting Associates Pipeline

Pipeline Replacement Project

Winchester, Fayette, & Clark Counties

MCA provided a complete suite of land surveying services for this 27-mile petroleum pipeline including civil survey services for approximately 17.5 miles of right of way (ROW) corridor to support ROW acquisition and the proposed crossing of Slate Creek.


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