About Our Firm

McGinley and Associates, A UES Company (McGinley), is an environmental consulting firm that was founded on March 1, 2001 in Reno, Nevada. As an environmental engineering and science consulting firm, we are dedicated to the details that ensure success for any project. McGinley provides environmental consulting services to the public and private sectors on a wide range of local and regional projects. Our professional staff includes engineers, geologists, hydrogeologists, geochemists, modelers, environmental scientists, biologists, air quality specialists and technicians, Geographic Information Systems analysts, database/programming engineers, and technicians.

In early 2021, McGinley joined the Universal Engineering Sciences (UES) Family of Companies, becoming the first exclusively environmental firm to join the growing organization. UES is one of the largest, most experienced, and resource-rich organizations of its kind in the U.S. By bringing together like-minded, successful firms, UES can expand its geographic reach, service areas, and team expertise. McGinley, now doing business as UES, is a powerhouse environmental engineering and science consulting firm that has advanced UES environmental department in the West Region.

Mission, Vision, and Values

McGinley’s mission is to fully commit our values of impeccable service, technical skills and professionalism to every project we take on. McGinley’s core purpose has many layers and include: 1) helping clients achieve success; 2) fostering a positive work environment; 3) empowering staff by investing in them to achieve professional goals and continued company growth; 4) rewarding staff based on contribution and performance; and 5) creating a sustainable clientele base. We are successful because McGinley has a culture of passionate and motivated employees who regularly explore and apply the best solutions. Through this, we have grown the business and expanded our core services.

"We make your issues our own. Our experience and expertise are the foundation upon which we build your solutions."

Sectors & Clients We Serve

McGinley supports a variety of sectors and clients, including:

  • Transportation & Infrastructure
  • Manufacturing & Data Centers
  • Commercial & Industrial Real Estate
  • Education
  • Healthcare
  • Local & State Government Agencies
  • Energy, including Oil, Gas, Geothermal, Solar, Wind, & Lithium Battery Plants
  • Precious Metals & Minerals Exploration
  • Water/Wastewater/Stormwater
  • Mines
  • Contractors
  • Land Developers
  • Attorneys
  • Petroleum Retailers
  • Emergency Response Contractors
  • Casinos