The relationship between economic development and infrastructure is a true conundrum. To attract and maintain economic development, robust infrastructure is required. To fund robust infrastructure, economic activity is required. Creating Shovel Ready sites is a challenge. Delaware Engineering, D.P.C. specializes in assisting communities and economic development entities including Industrial Development Agencies (IDAs) in crafting infrastructure and economic development plans that work concurrently to ensure that infrastructure is available to support economic development when and where it’s needed without financial overburden. Identifying sites for economic development using Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and other data, developing site master plans and creative plans of finance, environmental impact assessment, public communications, permitting, design, bid assistance, construction supervision and start up services are employed by Delaware Engineering in the successful implementation of economic development strategies.