"We Do Not Inherit the Earth From Our Ancestors, We Borrow it From Our Children."

Wendell Berry

Welcome, We're Glad You Stopped By!

Biosystems Engineering, PLLC (BE) is a family owned and operated professional process consultancy in Carrboro, NC founded by the Shumaker family. We were inspired to create this business as a way to contribute to the world we want our kids to live in. We do this through engineering, traceability and carbon accreditation services that serve the infrastructure of more sustainable, equitable communities. Meaningful relationships with clients and collaborators are the foundation of our work.  We at BE are committed to delivering high quality results that satisfy clients while co-creating a safer, saner world for present and future generations.


As of June 2023 Biosystems Engineering, PLLC is delighted to announce that we 

are now a certified BCorporation! We are commited to using business as a force for good. 

Learn more about the BCorp movement and how you can become certified here

This Company is part of the global movement for an inclusive, equitable and regenerative economic system.