ASM leads the field in serving complex design-build needs.


We have experience in site design for ethanol plants, hotels, banks, grain-handling facilities, schools and retail stores. Our expertise is in drainage, grading, paving and utility systems. We offer floodplain and floodway analysis and design services in flood-prone areas; our portfolio includes floodplain and floodway fill detention basins.

  • Commercial/industrial site design
  • 3D earthwork design
  • Storm sewer design
  • Hydraulic & floodway analysis
  • Water & sanitary sewer design
  • Industrial/municipal lagoon design
  • GPS model prep
  • Street & pavement design
  • Drainage analysis
  • Lift stations design

We provide expert structural design, investigation and assessments. We are experienced in superstructures, foundations and seismic design for industrial and commercial facilities. We have a reputation for constructible and durable design in the areas of new construction and modification.

  • 3D structural modeling & analysis
  • Concrete foundation design
  • Rail/truck pit design
  • Steel hopper design
  • Augur cast pile design
  • Steel Pile design
  • Steel column design
  • Anchor bolt design
  • Steel Truss design
  • Steel super structure design
  • Bulkhead design

We specialize in rail spur, loop track and industrial siding design. We work closely with our clients, as well as controlling railroad companies, to design functional rail facilities that meet AREMA, FRA and local/state agency regulations. Streamlining operations for our clients, we prepare all necessary documents for approval and construction through the controlling companies.

  • Unit train loop facility design
  • Ladder track design
  • Rail operations plans
  • UPRR approved consultant
  • Work with class 1 railroads & short lines
  • Rail pit design
  • Rail loadout design
  • Rail pipeline crossing design
  • Rail spur and siding design

Consulting services

We offer a variety of consulting engineering services in the fields of civil, structural and rail. We assist our clients with planning, permitting, and design, and construction administration on projects. Our design services are innovative, efficient, functional and cost-effective for both new construction and modifications to existing sites and structures.

Turnkey design-build

We excel in fast-paced design-build projects. We work as a team with our client and the contractor to streamline the components in a project to provide a final product that is functional, timely and cost-effective. We coordinate land surveys, geotechnical investigations, permitting and construction testing throughout the project. We provide engineering construction administration along with onsite construction inspection and field observation.

GPS data preparation

Our engineering staff can prepare all the necessary files you need for GPS-controlled grading equipment. We review construction plans and inform you of any potential issues before you arrive on the project site. Often we can help resolve these problems to help save you time and money.

High-impact project presentations

An offshoot of our consulting services, ASM brings 3D digital terrain modeling services to the table to help owners, project partners and government officials see the scope of work. We have a strong understanding of community desires and needs; our technology services can be a tipping point for focus groups, bond campaigns, etc.