Technical Skill.
Creative Spirit.

The Mannik & Smith Group, Inc. (MSG) offers an innovative and solution oriented approach to helping clients complete successful projects by employing creativity to solve problems, maximizing value and reaching cost effective client solutions.

What We Do

MSG offers a full array of consulting services for both the public and private sectors including, but not limited to Civil/Structural Design and Permitting, Construction Engineering, Cultural Resources, Environmental, Geotechnical, Landscape Architecture, Planning/Funding Strategies/Grant Writing, Program Management and Surveying.

Our in-house professionals are highly efficient in project management, team leadership and decision-making. These fundamental skills ensure projects remain on a positive track and help build client relationships.

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​ MSG’s Cultural Resources Group Prepares Archaeological Collections for Permanent Curation

MSG’s Cultural Resources group often prepares archaeological collections for permanent curation at museum facilities throughout Michigan and Ohio.  Our archaeology lab is fully equipped with the archival supplies needed to properly label and package artifacts. This particular...

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MSG Names Brian Geer as Chief Operations Officer!

The Mannik & Smith Group, Inc. (MSG) has named Brian P. Geer, PE, as Chief Operations Officer (COO) of the firm, effective May 8, 2020. Geer is credited with establishing and growing the firm’s energy sector business. He is replacing Dean M. Niese, who has been named the...

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MSG Names Dean Niese as President/CEO

The Mannik & Smith Group, Inc. (MSG) has named Dean M. Niese, PE, as President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the firm, effective May 8, 2020. Niese previously served as Chief Operations Officer (COO) and Chairman of the firm’s Board of Directors. He is replacing...

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