Markets Infrastructure


Orbital’s infrastructure expertise includes both private and public sector.

Private Sector

We have provided Engineering, Risk Mitigation, and Project Delivery Services to the railroad industry since 1969. Railroads service all of the industries for which we provide services. We understand the logistics behind each movement, and appreciate the importance of sound operating conditions with respect to production, as well as safety. Our services include bridge management programs, regulatory compliance, structural and environmental engineering, and inspection services.

Our Asset Integrity team provides expertise in developing the Bridge Management Programs in accordance with the Code of Federal Regulations. Documents and deliverables represent the standards provided by the American Railway Engineering and Maintenance of Way Association (AREMA) as well as the American Short Line and Regional Railroad Association (ASLRRA), ensuring accurate interpretation across the industry. All documents are stored on a secured web-based database, enabling restricted access to owners and FRA officials.

We specialize in:
  • Railroad

Our projects include:
  • Development of Annual Railroad Bridge Inspection Program for Multiple Railroads
  • Railroad Bridge Trestle Inspection for Large Mining Corporation
  • Establishment of Monorail Load Ratings for a Steel Manufacturer
  • 15-ton Capacity Evaluation of Blast Furnace Ore Bridge Service Monorail

Public Sector

In 1999, Orbital began providing services to the public sector through a contract with a local turnpike commission to provide environmental engineering services. Since then, we have expanded our list of clients to include regional airport authorities, regional sewer authorities, parking authorities, public utility companies, counties and municipalities. We have a strong track record of meeting and exceeding the specified goals for utilization of MBE/WBE firms in completing our public sector projects.

Our service expertise in the public sector includes stormwater management, civil/structural engineering, water and wastewater treatment, process design and planning, geotechnical engineering, mechanical/piping, electrical/instrumentation, project management, and construction management.

We specialize in:
  • Ports & Marine Terminals
  • Airports
  • Government
  • Water & Sewage

Our projects include:
  • On-Call Environmental Planning, Engineering, and Maintenance Services
  • Pump Stations Inspection and Wastewater Treatment Facility Monitoring
  • NPDES Sanitary Treatment System Monitoring and Inspection
  • Fluidized Air Blow System Modification
  • Grit Collector Mechanism Replacement Construction Management
  • Stormwater Permitting and Compliance Testing


Orbital Engineering provides the full-service Engineering, Risk Mitigation, and Project Delivery experience and expertise of a large company - but with the flexibility, responsiveness, economy, and personal attention of a local entity.

Risk Mitigation
Project Delivery