Education & Institution

Rutgers University Solar Carport Canopy System

Piscataway, New Jersey

Project Overview

MFS provided professional engineering services for the Rutgers University, Livingston Campus Solar Carport Canopy System. The planned construction consisted of the installation of an 8.01 MW direct-current (DC) solar photovoltaic (PV) canopy system on two parking lots totaling an approximately 32 acre footprint in Piscataway, New Jersey.

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Piscataway, New Jersey

Project Details

SunDurance Energy was awarded the entire design/build of the project and chose MFS as the lead engineer for the design of the carport installation and construction design administration for the project.


  • Owner:
    Rutgers University
    • Client:
      Sundurance Energy
      • Date Completed:
        March 2014

Services Provided

  • MFS provides land surveying services throughout the tri-state area, specializing in site surveying, boundary surveys, topographical surveys, and utility surveys. One of the top surveying companies in NJ, we have extensive experience in real estate, infrastructure, utility, transportation and more.
  • MFS provides professional geotechnical engineering services including geotechnical investigation and subsurface exploration, soil engineering services, and permeability testing.
  • Our land development civil engineers help the client to manage the permitting process at all levels. Our site development approach simplifies the numerous moving parts, combining our in-house expertise from start to completion, including conceptual planning, landfill design, & stormwater management.
  • MFS provides professional structural engineering services, working closely with private and public clients and contractors to engineer cost-efficient and sound structural systems, providing design services, building assessments, and structural inspections.