Civil Engineers with Integrity

As a leading provider of civil engineering, structural engineering, environmental services and surveying services to public agencies across Illinois, consider our capabilities, professional excellence and integrity as you plan your next project. We are civil engineers with more than 200 years of collective project experience. For you, that means knowledge you can trust at every phase of a project – from planning to completion.

Structural Engineering Experts

At HLR, we create infrastructure to enhance function and appearance of public space while respecting the environment and communities it serves. The staff at HLR includes experts from a broad spectrum of disciplines in civil engineering. We deliver experience you can trust, accessibility and on-time performance and integrity in service.

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We look forward to providing a tailor-fit solution to your unique civil engineering, structural engineering, environmental services or surveying project requirements. Contact us by filling out our short form or call us today for more information about our full service engineering capabilities.

“I know whatever input they give me will be aimed for the best good of the project. HLR understands our limited resources as a county and looks for ways to save the county money. ” City Engineer
“Some of the folks at HLR have spent their entire careers working in the transportation arena, including surveying and signalization. Some of them have probably forgotten more about traffic signals that I'll ever know. There aren't that many firms that have that many people, with that level of expertise, who are also so accessible.” County Engineer
“HLR has the ability to handle a wide range of our engineering needs with one point of contact. They do not require a lot of handholding to complete a task. And they have a good reputation with IDOT engineers. ” City Engineer
“Some of HLR's staff members are industry leaders in their area of expertise. They keep our department's and the public's best interests in mind. When we need something or have a crisis, we call them first.” IDOT Engineer
“HLR's expertise translates into less changes to be made during construction, fewer surprises not anticipated during planning and less unexpected expenditures. Bottom line, their expertise translates into cost savings in an issue in plain English.” Bob Andrews
Retired County Engineer, Vermilion County

HLR Engineering News

2016 Elgin Public Works Open House
HLR participated in the Elgin Public Works Department’s annual Open House event this past weekend.
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Adopt-a-Highway 2016
This spring's Adopt-a-Highway event was a success!
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Trig-Star 2016
The 2016 Trig-Star winners have been announced!
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