Experience, Flexibility, and Responsiveness are attributes that our industrial clients have come to rely on. We execute projects of any size and scope, from new or expanded facilities to process improvements and maintenance programs.

Our industrial team includes engineering professionals with deep plant floor experience who understand the challenges of an operating plant. We provide customer-focused engineering services with an emphasis on reliability, maintenance access, and safety. Our client relationships are characterized by serving essentially as an extension of the client’s own engineering group.

Industrial and manufacturing markets are defined by the importance of fast track project delivery, cost control, and confidentiality. For decades, we have been a trusted partner to industrial companies across an array of industries to deliver efficient engineering solutions.


» Energy & Renewables
» Minerals Processing
» Material Handling & Bulk Material Handling
» Petrochem
» Plastics
» Pulp & Paper
» Terminals

Our clients benefit from several key differentiators: we provide a single source for engineering, architecture, procurement, cost management, scheduling, safety, and field execution; a proven track record with fast track and design-build delivery methods; and our experienced team, including plant floor and construction engineers with hands-on field experience. Our interdisciplinary team provides consultation and design for every need from existing plant upgrades to greenfield new construction.


» Process Flow Diagrams
» Mass Balances
» P&IDs
» Automation, Controls, & Instrumentation
» Detail Design
» Full Service Engineering
Gra– Civil
Gra– Structural
Gra– Mechanical Process and Material Handling
Gra– Process Control
Gra– Electrical
Gra– Power Distribution & Lighting
Gra– Fire Protection
Gra– Plumbing
» Energy Audits & Design
» GIS Services
» Architecture
» Procurement
» Construction Management



With our diverse discipline specialties, we can handle projects of a single discipline, or large, interdisciplinary projects in-house, allowing for smoother coordination. The procurement and construction phases can be Clark Nexsen Construction Services group or outsourced at the client’s direction. Once construction is complete, we can assist with commissioning and operator training, as requested.

Clark Nexsen is a full service, interdisciplinary engineering and architecture firm with offices in Macon, and Brunswick, Georgia; Virginia Beach, Roanoke, Vienna, and Richmond, Virginia; and Asheville, Charlotte, and Raleigh, North Carolina; and Johnson City, Tennessee. Founded in 1920, the firm today has over 350 employees and a project list that covers the United States, as well as more than 40 countries worldwide. In addition to industrial projects, Clark Nexsen routinely handles projects for both state and federal government agencies, colleges and universities, and research institutions.



Robert Carlton, PE, FPE
Industrial Market Leader
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Dustin Allen
Senior Industrial
Mechanical Engineer
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