Duneland Hires New Engineer


MIDWEST ENGINEERING FIRM EXPANDS: Chesterton, Ind.-based Duneland Group Inc. hires engineer as a result of market growth

Chesterton, Ind. (January 20, 2016) – Chesterton, Ind.-based Duneland Group, Inc. (Duneland), provider of engineering and surveying services throughout Northwest Indiana and the Midwest, has hired Engineer Taylor Lipniskis, 26, to assist with projects as the company continues to experience strong, steady growth.

“We are very pleased to have Taylor on board to help with the additional workload we are experiencing,” said Charles Ray, president, Duneland. “In recent years, Duneland has worked hard to diversify our service offerings to our clients, which has led to our steady growth,” Ray explained.

“Taylor’s education and experience have been a great asset to us with our work in land development, residential development, surveying and municipal engineering services,” he added.


A resident of Chesterton, Lipniskis is currently working on a number of hydrology projects for the firm. Lipniskis earned a B.S. in civil engineering from Valparaiso University. She is a member of the Society of Women Engineers, American Concrete Institute and Engineers Without Borders. 

Founded in 1985, Duneland Group, Inc. is a leading engineering and surveying services provider throughout the Midwest. Duneland began in the dunes of Lake Michigan as an engineering firm to Northwest Indiana’s steel industry, primarily offering machine, electrical and structural design services to the mills. Over time, Duneland diversified into municipal, transportation, commercial, recreational and health care markets. Today, Duneland Group is using its unique skills and history to carve out a new path – one that is dedicated to developments that work both economically and environmentally. With specialties in green development, drainage engineering, land development and community planning, Duneland Group offers a variety of engineering, planning and surveying services to its clients.