Welcome to DLZ! We take a multidisciplinary, collaborative approach to professional services. This allows us to build and lead successful project teams dedicated to providing solutions that save money, improve operations, and solve problems.

Our vision is simple: Create successful partnerships with our clients that facilitate trust, commitment, and communication.

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    We’re here

    We understand. These are unprecedented times. While DLZ’s response to the COVID-19 outbreak is evolving and changing daily, we want you to know that we’re here when you need us. Please understand, DLZ remains fully operational and also adjusts to remote work arrangements and social distancing practices on job sites.

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    Architecture

    We are dedicated to creating responsive, memorable architecture. Exceptional design is the result of strong leadership and teamwork. Furthermore, DLZ’s design process includes the use of the latest design software and a focus on sustainable design principles.

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    Transportation

    We keep communities moving. We design complex interchanges, restore historic bridges, and develop traffic solutions. In addition, our team creates trails, educates the public on roundabouts, and advances transit systems.

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    Water

    We have been assisting clients in solving their public works projects for nearly a century. As a leading design and consulting firm, DLZ is skilled in all water/wastewater services.

Recent DLZ News

DLZ Welcomes Jennifer Shuey to the Ohio Team

  DLZ is pleased to welcome Jennifer Shuey to the firm’s Ohio team. As the Ohio Business Development Division Manager, Jennifer will focus on coordinating and growing DLZ’s business development efforts throughout Ohio. Jennifer has over 25 years’ experience in corporate account management, business development, and sales and marketing. Her considerable number of relationships in…

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Pivoting to ADA-Compliant Virtual Meetings

Are you discriminating against the hearing-impaired during virtual meetings? The Coronavirus pandemic has changed how government and educational institutions have maintained their operations. With an abrupt conversion from in-person meetings and instruction to virtual meetings, many agencies may unknowingly be discriminating against the hearing-impaired. Be our guest for a free, educational webinar Thursday, August 6th…

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DLZ Wins AIA Michigan Design Award for Panvel Busport

The American Institute of Architects Michigan awarded DLZ a 2020 AIA Michigan Design award for the design of the Panvel Busport in Panvel, Maharashtra, India. Moreover, the American Institute of Architects and AIA Michigan has a long tradition of recognizing organizations for their outstanding architecture achievements. Certainly, DLZ is pleased to receive the AIA Michigan…

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The DLZ Difference

A Multidisciplinary Service Approach to Meet Your Goals

At DLZ, our clients come first, not external shareholders. The fact that we are a private, family-owned company enables us to provide far superior customer service than our larger publicly traded competitors. Our ownership structure enables us to invest for the long term without the approval of Wall Street analysts who have no understanding of the needs experienced by the communities we serve. This translates into a far better client experience at DLZ than at other firms.

Latest Awards

  • Krasl Art Center Merit Award
    American Society of Landscape Architects, 2020

  • TOP 500 DESIGN FIRMS #129
    Engineering News-Record, 2020

  • TOP MIDWEST DESIGN FIRMS #9
    Engineering News-Record Midwest, 2019

  • AWARD OF MERIT
    Olentangy Scioto Interceptor Sewer Augmentation and Relief Sewer, Engineering News Record Midwest

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