Since its founding by Bob Merrill in 1979, Merrill has serviced Massachusett's south shore as one of its premier full-service site planning, civil engineering, and land surveying firms.
Our mission is to add value at every touchpoint.
The team at Merrill is dedicated to making visions reality — for our clients, our colleagues, and our community.
We believe thoughtful stewardship leads to thoughtful solutions.
We believe in the power of collaboration to transform the spaces where we live and work.
We rise to meet the challenges of our changing environmental and economic climate.
And we believe that supporting our team and our community is the surest path to success.
Joshua M. Bows, P.E.
President, Merrill Engineers and Land Surveyors
Josh Bows has managed numerous residential, commercial, and industrial projects from inception through permitting and construction since joining Merrill in 2002. As President of Merrill since 2013, Josh leads Merrill in its quest to be at the forefront of top civil engineering and land surveying firms in Massachusetts. He not only implements Merrill’s mission of adding value to every project but helps create and promote Merrill’s culture and philosophy of the Merrill “teaming” with our Clients. He has established himself as a leader of a fast-growing company while maintaining a competitive edge in the industry through marketing efforts, financial prosperity, advanced technology, and investigating job sectors. But, as a team player and someone who values our ability to provide personalized service due to our unique size, Josh also can be found answering phones, doing soil testing, reviewing plans, and whatever other task needs to be completed at any given moment. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, is a current member of the Plymouth Harbor Committee, and has served on the Plymouth Conservation Commission and Plymouth 400 Bass and Blue Tournament Committee.
Douglas L. Aaberg, P.L.S.
Director of Training
Jason A. Bascom, E.I.T.
Land Agent/Survey Engineer
Bob Merrill - Retired
Founder, Merrill Engineers and Land Surveyors
We’re thankful to our founder Robert C. Merrill for his 30+ years of contributions to the foundation of Merrill’s success. Today our team today continues to build on his legacy.