STREAM RESTORATION &
We are a proven leader in our industry. By utilizing our years of experience, we are constantly successful in completing projects on time, under budget & without change orders.
We evaluate every project prior to construction to evaluate construction techniques that could offer our clients cost savings, while still adhering to strict construction guidelines, effectively value engineering projects to ensure money is spent wisely and projects are successful.
EXPERIENCE IN THE FIELD
With our combined experience in the industry, there's not a challenge we can't face. Our staff is knowledgeable, experienced & dedicated. More than 35% of our staff has been on the job with MLS for more than 5 years, over 33% more than 10 years.
Our equipment fleet has been specially selected for our area of expertise including buoyant machines and excavators equipped with GPS tracking to facilitate the best finished projects.
Storm water is one of the most challenging issues facing our communities today. Whether an area has been built up with impervious surfaces or it's naturally flood prone, getting water away quickly from homes and structures while reducing pollutants from entering in natural waterways is essential for successful infrastructure in our communities. MLS has been tirelessly working to improve drainage with our communities and environment in mind.
LID (Low Impact Development)
Great LID systems work under the surface to quietly and effectively de-water while beautifying our streets, cities and neighborhoods. Also called Green Infrastructure, LID systems are a great way to manage storm water without sacrificing aesthetics.
STORM WATER MANAGEMENT
REGENERATIVE STORM WATER CONVEYANCE
On the surface, regenerative storm water conveyance systems or "RSWCS" may look just like a stream, but the hydrology of the design slows and soaks water to reduce pollution and sediment effectively and beautifully.
SWM PONDS & STRUCTURES
Whether we are designing and building new or retrofitting old outdated waste water systems, MLS has the care, experience and knowledge to work in tight locations, on busy streets or with in quiet neighborhoods.
Whether the project requires removal of invasive species, establishing specialty seed mixes, installing bioengineering material, or planting of shrubs and trees, MLS has the knowledge, the experience and the resources to get the job done right the first time.
PLANTING & SEEDING
The driving spirit of MLS began with the appreciation of how native plant communities work together. From this grew the know-how to select the proper plant species for site conditions and the most effective installation method. From there, the company bloomed into what it is today - a full service mobile restoration company.
With our close relationship to Ernst Conservation Seeds, Inc. MLS has knowledge and access to a multitude of specialty seed mix to fit any application.
Eroding banks are our specialty. Using a variety of techniques, including soil lifts using branch layering, brush mattressing, live stakes, live posts and wattles, banks are stabilized and sediment loss is limited.
Birds, Bees, Butterflies & Bats and more all need our help in reestablishing their population. Your land, properly established, can be part of the solution to help save these endangered pollinators. Ernst Pollinator Service, a Division of Meadville Land Service, is here to assist you & your land on it's way to becoming a Pollinator Habitat. See more by clicking on the logo to the left.
The Mission Of
Meadville Land Service, Inc.
Is To Balance the Needs of Our Employees,
Our Clients, and Our Company
MLS provides our employees a family friendly, safe and stable working environment where each individual is respected, and their value is recognized.
MLS strives to deliver quality construction essential to achieving design and client objectives, on time, in budget, and at a competitive price.
MLS works towards making sufficient profit to generate a fair return and to finance continued growth in an ecological restoration business that enhances environment health.