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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.
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.
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.
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.
I-69 Section 5 Reconstruction
CTA Green Line Survey
Blake Transit Center Facility Assessment and Design
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Main Street Bridge: A Columbus Landmark
OSIS Augmentation and Relief Sewer
Lakewood Park Solstice Steps
West Bloomfield Fire Station No. 3, Michigan
West Bloomfield Township, Michigan
Subsurface Exploration AEP Racine Locks and Dam
GLWA Program Delivery Program Management Services
Recent DLZ News
DLZ Welcomes Quentin Smith to the Firm
DLZ is pleased to announce that Quentin Smith, PE, has joined the firm’s Kentucky team as a Planning Project Manager. With over 19 years of experience with the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, Quentin served in various roles with District 11, including Design, Construction, Maintenance, and most recently, Planning. His experience will enable the pursuit of expanded…Continue Reading
DLZ Announces Acquisition of Carbon Engineering
DLZ announces the acquisition of Carbon Engineering in San José, Costa Rica. A leader in renewable energy engineering, Carbon specializes in hydro-electric and wind power projects and provides hydraulic, structural, and water resources engineering. For over 25 years, Carbon has provided engineering services for more than 75 renewable energy projects in Central America, South America,…Continue Reading
Join DLZ at one of our Upcoming Webinars
Don’t miss out on DLZ’s LIVE webinars! It’s quick and easy to register. Considerations and Planning for a Modern Fire Station Wednesday, May 26 12 pm EST Click here to register Aerial Mapping and Inspection using Today’s Drones and Photogrammetry Software Wednesday, June 16 12 pm EST Click here to register Designing a Modern Correctional…Continue Reading
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.
TOP 500 DESIGN FIRMS #137
Engineering News-Record, 2021
Krasl Art Center Merit Award
American Society of Landscape Architects, 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
It’s part of our culture. We introduce sustainable practices on all design projects, and our LEED-Accredited Professionals are fully engaged in building a sustainable future.
Our communities lie at the heart of all we do. DLZ believes strongly in giving back to the communities in which we work and live. It’s part of who we are. In fact, our staff graciously contributes their time and talent to a variety of organizations that make an impact on the lives of others.