Excellence in Engineering Since 1972



• Municipal Engineering

• Site Design

• Construction Inspection/Monitoring/Management   
• Ordinance Revisions

• Solar Design

• Meeting representation

• Land Surveying

• Local, Federal & State Permitting

• Capital Infrastructure Design and Specifications

• Grant Writing & Administration

• Watershed Management

• Stormwater Management
• Landscape Architecture

• Parks and Recreation

• Soils Investigation & On-Lot Sewage Disposal
• Bridge & Dam Engineering And Inspection

• Geotechnical Engineering 

• Water & Wastewater Engineering

• Athletic Fields/Schools Services

• Subdivision/Land Development Submission Review

• Construction Engineering Support

• Earth Disturbance Grading

• Plan Reviews

• Community & Regional Planning



About Us


Van Cleef Engineering Associates, LLC (VCEA) is a dynamic, multi‐disciplined firm of Engineers, Certified Inspectors, Landscape Architects, Planners, and Land Surveyors. Founded in 1972 by Neil I Van Cleef as an outgrowth of Bohren, Bogart, and Van Cleef, VCEA has successfully served private and public clients with a broad spectrum of engineering and surveying services for more than 45 years. Our team provides expertise in all of the major areas of Civil and Municipal Engineering.  Headquartered in Hillsborough, New Jersey, VCEA has 12 regional offices strategically located throughout New Jersey, eastern Pennsylvania, and Delaware, and offers personnel of more than 175 professionals and technical support staff.

Since our inception in 1972, VCEA has established itself with its peers and clients as a prominent and respected consulting firm.  The firm’s success and accomplishments can be directly attributed to hard work and a commitment to providing clients with innovative and cost-effective solutions to their problems.  As a multi-disciplined firm, VCEA has assembled a team of in-house professionals.  We offer the full spectrum of computer applications, modeling and design services supported by a variety of state-of-the-art technologies and CAD systems.  Our professional staff keeps pace with technological and theoretical developments through in-house research and company-supported continuing education.  This allows us to remain responsive to our clients and their budget constraints.  The services we offer are supplemented with aggressive cost and scheduling controls.

Our offices are strategically placed near major growth areas, granting VCEA an in-depth knowledge of these critical regions.  The company has also greatly diversified its services, now offering site planning, stormwater management, center-based development, structural engineering, landscape architecture and planning, and transportation planning and engineering.

Over the years, VCEA has reinforced its professional capabilities by acquiring Cherry, Weber and Associates in 2001, and O’Donnell Stanton and Associates in 2014.  All three firms share personnel and resources to provide expertise in all of the major areas of civil and municipal http://www.cherryweber.com.

Cherry, Weber and Associates

Cherry, Weber and Associates (CW) is an award-winning consulting engineering firm providing a full range of design, inspection and surveying services founded in 1970 as C. Douglas Cherry & Associates. Cherry Weber has its primary expertise in the areas of roadway and bridge design, bridge safety (NBIS) inspection, construction inspection, contractor construction support, site plan design, geotechnical engineering, municipal engineering and land surveying.  Cherry Weber is pleased to offer quality services to our clients, including the New Jersey Turnpike Authority, New Jersey Department of Transportation, the Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission, PSE&G, Con Ed, as well as numerous counties in New Jersey and Pennsylvania.

Cherry, Weber and Associates is a wholly-owned subsidiary firm, acquired by VCEA in January 2001, consists of over 50 employees with a strong emphasis in transportation. For more information on Cherry Weber, please click here.

O’Donnell Stanton & Associates

Since its acquisition by Van Cleef Engineering Associates, O’DONNELL, STANTON & ASSOCIATES, INC. (OS&A) has emphasized professional planning and engineering services to government agencies since its incorporation in 1989.  Our staff includes Professional Planners, Engineers, Certified Municipal Engineers, Land Surveyors and a full complement of other technical and support personnel. Since its inception, OS&A have established a reputation for providing quality professional services and completing projects on time and within budget.  The integration of our in-house planning, civil, survey, water and wastewater, and inspection resources allows the firm to offer expert and diverse services to its Clients.