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Engineering Services

Our engineering team provides the support required for preliminary planning, designing, permitting through to as-built documentation as well as project management for our customer’s projects. Our in-house, multi-discipline capability combined with decades of experience provides an efficient process for customers who place a premium on accuracy and productivity.

By partnering engineering with our construction and splicing resources, we have the capabilities to offer a true turn-key fiber optic solution.

Engineering support services allows a client to realize a greater ROI on building network facilities. MCG provides the following support services:

Feasibility Study

  • MCG provides a feasibility study to support a business case. The study is based upon field observations, record research and years of experience. This study will give a proposal cost for the project based on our knowledge and experience. The study is based on the client’s scope of work or requirements.
  • MCG will design the route in the most economical fashion while keeping to industry standards and the customer’s needs both immediate and future.

Design

MCG is a leader in the design and implementation of fiber networks for various telecommunication companies, public utilities, governmental entities and private entities. We offer the following:

  • Fiber Optic Communications System Design
  • Outside Plant (OSP) Design (via GPS with sub ½ meter accuracy)
    • Aerial
    • Underground
  • Inside Plant (ISP) Design. BICSI certified.
  • Infrastructure Design
  • Global Positioning System (GPS)
  • Records Maintenance
  • Right-of-Way (ROW) Survey; Permitting and Licensing Information

We can provide ongoing documentation to monitor progress, compliance with design criteria and current as-built records. We monitor and evaluate progress, quality and compliance with contractual standards/specifications. We respond to job and design modifications.

Proposal Development

MCG engineers assemble proposals for the design, construction, operation and/or maintenance of a network. We can provide the specifications insuring that best value solutions are developed to address design, construction, acceptance, testing and maintenance standards.

Permit/Application Management

After customer approves the design, the MCG team will submit, monitor and manage all necessary permits and applications with various utilities and entities.

  • State, County, and Municipality
  • CSX, Norfolk Southern & Conrail
  • Army Corp of Engineers
  • Private Land Owners

Project Management

MCG provides skilled engineers with experience in the management of engineering and construction projects from modest to multi-million dollar endeavors.

An MCG Project Manager can:

  • Review preliminary drawings for engineering and constructability
  • Handle negotiations and coordination
  • Develop and review work plans, schedules, contract changes, manpower allocations and all project deliverables
  • Work to develop quality assurance standards and procedures for the project and institute corrective action and follow-up
  • Work with the client for the approval of any labor, materials or subcontracted charges to the project
  • Ensure timely completion of all aspects of the project

Computer Aided Design

  • MCG uses industry standard platforms such as AutoCAD and/or Micro Station
  • Our GPS capability allows for precise design and location information to be developed and recorded, insuring exact data to result
  • Building on our expertise in utility engineering MCG has expanded our services to include Digital Mapping
  • As-Builts (including Long and Lat for future facility identification)