Langan Ranked #1 in Retail by New York Construction Magazine

Elmwood Park, New Jersey (October 29, 2008) – Langan Engineering & Environmental Services, a premier land development engineering and environmental consulting firm, secured the top spot for retail in the annual rankings of metropolitan area design firms by New York Construction magazine.

Langan’s comprehensive, integrated “ground and down” engineering and environmental services enable the firm to support projects in virtually every real estate market, including retail where the firm has a long history of success supporting private developers, major national brands, and leading REITs. Langan retail projects in the region include Meadowlands Xanadu, Bronx Terminal Market, The Shops at Atlas Park, Jersey Gardens Mall, Clifton Commons, Blue Back Square in West Hartford and numerous projects for Lowe’s Home Improvement, Stop & Shop, Wal-Mart, Costco, and Target.

“It’s gratifying to see our success acknowledged in a publication like New York Construction magazine, which serves as a standard for industry news and information,” said David T. Gockel, President/CEO of Langan Engineering & Environmental Services. “We are proud to be the leader in the field and we are especially thankful to our clients.”

Langan consistently ranks among the Top 5 Best Engineering Firms to Work For by Civil Engineering News and ranks among the top 20 Green Design Firms by Engineering News-Record.

About Langan Engineering & Environmental Services
Founded in 1970 and headquartered in Elmwood Park, N.J., Langan is a premier provider of integrated land development engineering and environmental consulting services. Currently, Langan ( employs approximately 650 professionals and has regional offices in New York City; Philadelphia, Bethlehem, and Doylestown, PA; New Haven, CT; Trenton, NJ; Arlington, VA; Miami and Tallahassee, FL; Las Vegas, NV; and Pasadena, CA. Langan’s core disciplines are site/civil, geotechnical, and environmental engineering, as well as landscape architecture and planning, survey/mapping, traffic/transportation, CADD/GIS, and natural resource permitting. The firm works in virtually all real estate development sectors including residential, retail, office, industrial, high-rise, school construction, mixed-use, stadiums/arenas, waterfront and Brownfield redevelopment, urban revitalization, and corporate environmental remediation.