Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing (MEPs) plans are detailed technical drawings that illustrate the design and layout of the mechanical, electrical, and plumbing systems for a building. Here are some reasons why MEP plans are important:

  1. Ensure efficient building operation: MEP plans help to ensure that the building operates efficiently and effectively by ensuring that the heating, cooling, ventilation, lighting, and plumbing systems are properly designed and installed.
  2. Compliance: Compliance with local, state, and federal codes and regulations is essential for any construction project or development, and MEP plans are often a critical component of regulatory compliance.
  3. Cost savings: Effective MEP planning can result in significant cost savings over time by minimizing energy consumption, reducing maintenance costs, and increasing the lifespan of the building systems.
  4. Safety: MEP plans ensure that building systems are designed and installed in a way that minimizes the risk of fire, explosion, or other hazards.
  5. Comfort: A properly designed and installed MEP system can help to create a comfortable and healthy indoor environment for building occupants.

Overall, MEP plans are an important component of any construction project or development.  MEPs ensure that the building systems are properly designed and installed to operate efficiently, comply with regulations, and provide a safe and comfortable environment for building occupants. It is important to work with experienced professionals who can help design and implement effective MEP plans that are tailored to the specific needs of the project.

Founded in 1982, The Eden Group is a civil and structural engineering company based out of Los Angeles and Big Bear Lake. We have a team of professional licensed engineers to help move your project from A to Z. Our services include pre-development phase, research and design, civil engineering, structural engineering, and construction management among others.


With over 2,200 projects completed, we have accumulated the knowledge and expertise to work on any project, big or small, residential, or commercial, and all in-between. Over the years we have built great relations with city officials and city departments which gives us an advantage in processing plans and moving projects forward in an efficient, cost effective, and timely manner.