Michael McLaren

Michael J. McLaren, SE, PE, ENV SP, F. ASCE


Mr. McLaren brings more than 20 years of nationwide experience providing structural engineering services. A member of RLG since 2015, he possesses a vast knowledge base of facility types including office buildings, schools and colleges, correctional facilities, warehouses, government buildings and healthcare facilities. Projects have ranged from additions and renovations to ground-up projects with budgets in the hundreds of millions of dollars. McLaren’s dedication to effective communication and ability to successfully lead engineers while managing multiple concurrent projects make him a vital part of the RLG Team.


  • Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering
    Bradley University, 1996


  • Alabama, Arkansas,  Arizona (SE), Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Illinois (SE), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Texas, Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming and Washington DC (SE)

Professional Activities:

  • American Institute of Steel Construction
  • American Concrete Institute
  • American Society of Civil Engineers
  • California Emergency Management Agency
  • Structural Engineers Association of Texas

Notable Projects:

  • M-Line Multifamily (21-stories Mixed Use) - Dallas, TX
  • Harbour Chase Senior Living - Dallas, TX
  • Pizza Hut Headquarters expansion - Plano, TX
  • Harris Baptist Church - Waco, TX
  • Seguin Public Library - Seguin, TX
  • Bartlett Park - Burleson, TX
  • Bailey Lake - Burleson, TX
  • Kaufman City Hall & Police Station - Kaufman, TX
  • Blue Mesa Restaurant - Fort Worth, TX
  • Men's Wearhouse - Various Locations
  • Caliber Collision – Various Locations
  • Zoe’s Kitchen - Various Locations
  • International Electronics Retailer - Various Locations
  • Starbucks - Various Locations
  • Taco Bell - Various Locations
  • Elmwood High School Addition - Elmwood, IL
  • Kewanee High School Addition - Kewanee, IL
  • Belle Alexander Elementary School Addition - Kewanee, IL