Graceful. Balanced. Unforced.

It’s more than a landscape. It’s how you see the world.

Celebrating our 40th anniversary in 2016, Arbor Engineering has been honored to help reshape the vibrant presence of Greenville and Upstate South Carolina. By rethinking the basic ideas of environmental landscape design and land use planning, we’ve earned a reputation as one of the Southeast’s most respected firms.

Greenville's Own Back Yard

To have played a key role in shaping Falls Park is one of the enduring achievements of Arbor Engineering. From the magnificent Liberty Bridge to the lush green spaces along the Reedy River, the Park stands as a living monument to what we believe great landscape architecture should be.

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What Makes It Uniquely Arbor?

Arbor Engineering founder JD Martin takes you on a tour of a residential property we began working on more than 30 years ago … and continue to collaborate on today. Enjoy a first-hand look at a signature Arbor design that gets better with age.

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Our Approach to Land Use Planning

No aspect of our business has more impact on the preservation of our land and the quality of life for our community than land use planning. Learn more about our philosophy and how we work.

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  • Capturing the Essence of Arbor

    The true measure of a landscape architecture project is how it matures over time. As Arbor Engineering founder JD Martin says, “What is it going to feel like to walk through this garden in 25 years?” In this short video, Arbor Engineering JD walks you through a project that began 30 years ago. With long […]Read More
  • A New Website To Tell The Arbor Story

    Like our design work, the original Arbor Engineering website stood the test of time for well over ten years. But it was time for some pruning and fresh additions to capture the mission, talent and legacy of the Arbor name here in Greenville.Read More