Major Engineering is a professional engineering firm located in Johnson City, New York.

Michael J. Major, PE has extensive experience in the engineering and construction industries. Throughout his childhood, Michael spent countless hours helping his father design, estimate and build homes, sites and facilities throughout Broome County, New York. His time as a carpenter sparked a love for construction and a deep passion for engineering.

After his time in the construction industry, Michael spent several years as a civil engineer assisting various firms. These years were indispensable and afforded Michael an extensive design portfolio.

Michael has a true passion for his craft and understands the importance of a practical design and quality service.


The model below was created by Michael J. Major, PE in association with Robert G. Harner, PE, 3D Civil Solutions, LLC and Lakeside Engineering :


These stairs were designed to be installed in a high end lake home in the Finger Lakes Region. 


Major Engineering brings experience from several industries including:

  • Pipeline design and permitting

  • Residential homes and additions

  • Precast concrete design

  • Structural design for homes and facilities

  • Modular block and cantilever retaining walls

  • Stormwater Design

  • Wastewater design

  • Forensic engineering

  • Site design

  • Permitting for all project types

  • Shallow Foundation Design