The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District has included Chesterton, Ind.-based Duneland Group on the District’s official supplier list to provide engineering and surveying services


MWRD_Photo.jpgChesterton, Indiana (January 15, 2013) – Chesterton, Ind.-based Duneland Group, Inc. (Duneland), provider of engineering and surveying services throughout Northwest Indiana and the Midwest, has recently been placed on the supplier list for the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District (MWRD) of Greater Chicago.

“We are excited to be an approved vendor,” said Charles L. Ray, Professional Engineer (PE) and leader of Duneland. “This not only allows Duneland to work directly for the MWRD but also to work as a subcontractor for other prime consultants and contractors providing services to the MWRD,” he added. As a vendor with the MWRD, Duneland is now considered a “Participating Business” in accordance with the MWRD Affirmative Action Ordinance. As a Participating Business, Duneland meets the MWRD definition of a Small Business Enterprise (SBE), which enables Duneland to pursue projects set aside for SBE firms as well as assist other larger companies in meeting minimum SBE subcontract requirements.

Established in 1889, the MWRD is an award-winning, special purpose government agency responsible for wastewater treatment and storm water management inCook County,Illinois. More information is available at

Founded in 1985, Duneland Group, Inc. (Duneland) 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 further the success of its clients. More information is available at