New Jersey Civil Engineering and Landscape Architecture News

March 2018

Whole Foods Market Bridgewater opened its doors at 9am on Friday, March 23rd. 

The 50,000-sf anchor store for the Chimney Rock Crossing shopping center is the first Whole Foods Market in Somerset County.  As part of their “5 percent Community Giving Day,” five percent of the day’s net sales will be donated to the Somerset County Park Foundation to fund community wellness programs and improve local trails.

Owned by Regency Centers, Chimney Rock Crossing is a 218,274-sf shopping center on the east and west sides of Chimney Rock Road at the Route 22 interchange.  The shopping center has already seen the openings of several other stores, including Nordstrom Rack, Saks OFF 5TH, Cost Plus World Market, Blaze Pizza, and The Habit Burger Grill.  Additional store openings are set for the spring and summer.

Menlo Engineering supplied civil engineering and landscape architectural design services for the entire Chimney Rock Crossing center.

Whole Foods Market Bridgewater Opens Friday, March 23


Whole Foods Market Bridgewater opened its doors at 9am on Friday, March 23rd. 

MEA Profile: Michael L. Marinelli, Jr, PE, CME, Project Manager

Michael Marinelli is a Project Manager at Menlo Engineering Associates, Inc. and reports directly to the firm’s executive management team.

Bridgeport Logistics Center: Phase 1 Construction

Bridgeport Logistics Center is located in Perth Amboy NJ, north of the 440 Outerbridge Crossing. The site boarders the Arthur Kill, a major navigation channel for ports in New York and Newark. Phase 1 of the project provides 3 buildings which total 1,292,650 sf of modern warehousing and distribution space.