Land Development

Merrick supports clients in the public and private sectors with a full spectrum of land development services. By using emerging concepts, including Low Impact Development (LID), sustainable planning and design, and integrated project delivery approaches, Merrick provides innovative and valuable solutions to complex challenges. Established in 1955, Merrick has earned a solid reputation in the land development industry – a reputation predicated on personal service, quality of work, timeliness, and ownership of our clients’ needs.

Our diverse expertise in land planning and development incorporates the essential disciplines necessary for a one-stop-shop advantage. Whether you’re engaged in a multi-thousand-acre, master planned, mixed-use community or a five-acre, infill retail site, Merrick delivers close, personal attention including immediate, local access to a Merrick principal. You’ll find attention, expertise, and a hands-on team member with Merrick. It is the right choice for building success!

Infrastructure Master Planning
& Implementation

Landscape Architecture

Land Planning &
Civil Engineering

Commercial Development

Land Development
Troy Kelts, PE
Rocky Mountain Region
TEL: +1 303-353-3926

Joel Madden, PE
Southeast Region
TEL: +1 704-817-0742 


Due diligence support
Feasibility analysis
Aerial mapping - LiDAR
Land surveying
Land planning
Landscape architecture
Entitlement & permitting
Civil infrastructure planning & design
Storm drainage & floodplain management
Sustainable planning & design
GIS data management
Construction management

Areas of expertise

Master planned/mixed-use
Urban development/redevelopment
Commercial office parks
Retail centers
Industrial/manufacturing campuses
Transit-oriented development
Military bases