Utility & Infrastructure

O. R. Colan Associates provides complete program management for the land acquisition phase of utility and infrastructure projects.

Founded in 1969, we are one of America’s most respected right-of-way acquisition firms. ORC can provide value to our Private and Public clients by:

  • Identifying various state and local regulations that must be followed in the acquisition process
  • Providing a basic understanding of the right-of-way acquisition process to property owners affected by the project
  • Acting as a liaison with the public for conducting informational meetings and project status report mailings or announcements
  • Assisting sewer districts with their land acquisition process that must be implemented under the EPA mandated consent decrees

As one of the most experienced providers of right-of-way services in the industry, ORC offers its clients a complete array of real estate/right-of-way acquisition services, including:

  • Route Alignment Services
  • Site Selection Services
  • Land Title and Survey Services
  • Real Estate Valuation Services
  • Rights of Entry
  • Property Negotiation and Damage Claim Settlement Services
  • Permitting Services
  • Condemnation Support Services
  • Wetland Mitigation
  • Property Disposal
  • Cost Estimating
  • Private Development
  • Sanitary Sewers
  • Waterlines
  • Waste Water Treatment
  • Recreational Centers
  • Stadiums
  • Parks
  • Transmission Lines
  • Utility Relocation
  • Training Courses
  • Storm Sewers
  • Green Infrastructure
  • Wind Farms
  • Solar Farms

Current Open Positions

O. R. Colan Associates ensures nondiscrimination in all programs and activities in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.

If you need more information or special assistance for persons with disabilities or limited English proficiency, contact Human Resources at (704) 944-1408