LKMA provides a full range of industry leading land development services to position even the most challenging projects for success. We partner with landowners, developers, real estate professionals, attorneys, municipalities, and stakeholders of all levels to drive the land development process and bring quality projects to completion. Our land development services are customized to meet the unique needs of each client and project. We leverage the latest technology and industry best practices to deliver efficient, cost-effective solutions that minimize risk and maximize value. LKMA has a diverse portfolio of successful projects across a range of market sectors, including commercial, industrial, institutional, and residential.

Site Analysis

Due Diligence

Concept Planning

Site Plans

Grading & Drainage Plans

Sanitary System Design, I/A OWTS & Wastewater Management

Cost Estimating

Public Bid Assistance

Traffic Engineering Studies

Removal Plans

Earthwork Analysis

Stormwater Pollution Prevention Program (SWPPP)

Sediment Erosion Control Plans

Subdivison Plans

Value Engineering

Water Supply & Distribution Systems

Lighting Design / Lighting Analysis

Construction Details

Roadway Design

Land Survey

Construction Documents

Construction Management

Entitlements: Municipal Permitting

Environmental Permitting

Utility Permitting

Design Team

Experience Matters

For more than 70 years, LKMA has been the partner that Long Island relies on. Our expert team of design professionals build relationships that last because we provide custom engineering solutions tailored for the specified needs of each client and each project.


Chris Dwyer

Vice President

Over 30 years of diversified design and construction experience with a specialty in solid waste, park facilities and municipal buildings. Chris has significant experience in the design and construction of a wide variety of municipal facilities. These include recreational facilities in active and passive park settings as well as waterfront facilities on the Long Island Sound and Great South Bay. He is experienced with the planning, permitting, design and construction monitoring of these types of projects in accordance with Federal, State and local regulations.


Matt Jedlicka, LEED AP


Over 25 years of significant experience in the design and construction of civil, marine and architectural projects. Specializes in the needs of Long Island's East End. Matt's experience includes a wide range of municipal projects including parks and recreational facilities, buildings, marine work, and all types of civil projects. Matt takes ownership of the projects and is always available for each of his clients providing support and expertise.

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Kevin Peterman, PE


Over 10 years of diversified experience in civil engineering, land development, site planning, and construction management. Kevin's portfolio includes both public and private land development projects in various market sectors, including commercial, industrial, institutional, and residential. Kevin works with stakeholders of all levels to understand project goals and position his clients for success. He takes ownership of each of his projects and holds himself to an exceptionally high standard, which has generated quality work, satisfied clients, and a history of professional success and dependability for more than ten years.

Why Choose Us?

Private land development is a complex and time-consuming process that involves multiple stakeholders and regulatory requirements. One of the most critical aspects of private land development is speed to market, or the ability to bring a project to completion quickly and efficiently. Speed to market can significantly impact the financial success of a project, provide a competitive advantage, and help ensure that market conditions are favorable. Developers who prioritize speed to market by working with experienced professionals, leveraging the latest technology, and streamlining the development process are more likely to achieve their goals and maximize profitability. LKMA employs a skilled team focused on achieving client goals while streamlining permitting and construction. Our rigorous in-house QA/QC and quality construction documents allow for expedited municipal review, accurate cost estimates and streamlined construction schedules which aid in reducing developer’s financial risk and risk in market volatility.

The value provided by the professional staff at LKMA goes far beyond the cost of our services. Our core passion is making our clients successful. We have learned to leverage the power of engineering, design, and diplomacy to create innovative solutions to real-world crises and create robust designs, which position even the most challenging projects for success. We employ a staff consisting of many professionals in a wide array of fields, including professional civil engineers, registered architects, GIS professionals, registered landscape architects, and environmental scientists to ensure a fully integrated design.

We are proud of our best-in-class reputation for providing quality-engineering designs, and recognize that our highly talented staff drive the success of our firm. We believe that our proven record of accomplishment speaks for itself and are committed to maintaining our position as the leading provider of quality engineering designs on Long Island. We bring deep technical expertise to solve challenges, reduce risk, and deliver a purpose-driven solution on time and on budget. Partner with LKMA and achieve your greatest project ambitions. Have a bold idea? Formidable objective? Consider it done.

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