• Springbank Off-stream Storage
  • Des Moines Flood Protection Levees
  • TVA Hydroelectric Dam Evaluation Program
  • Hyperion 2035 Program

Water Resources Infrastructure

Protect. Restore. Enhance.

Balancing flood mitigation, development needs, and community demands is no simple task. Our team is committed to being with you every step of the way.

I enjoy being part of a team that makes water safer in our communities by cleaning up our waterways and protecting people from floods.

Bret Lavey Senior Principal, Operations Leader

Continuously monitoring groundwater at 52 locations

Water is an essential part of our day, and the City of Guelph needed more of it. The Arkell Well Field already provided water to the city, but it wasn’t enough to meet demand. The proposition? Increase yield by almost 10,000 cubic metres per day. One small problem, though. The Arkell class environmental assessment and permits placed conditions on the usage of that water. Read More

Restoring public confidence

Tennessee Valley Authority’s Kingston Fossil Plant supplies power that is critical to the regional economy. For over 50 years, coal ash by-products were stored in ponds and wet stacks along the Emory River. A failure in 2008 released over 5 million cubic yards of ash, impacting 40 residences, destroying a public highway, and closing the river. In response, we quickly mobilized to assist TVA with emergency actions. Read More
Balancing mitigation, development needs, and community demands
Dams and Levee Projects Completed
Miles of Levees Inspected
Miles of Floodplains Mapped


Environmental Services With 3,100 environmental staff in 20 specialties, we know what to do. When we’re gathering data to permit a new project or collaborating on a plan to remediate an old one, our passion for science drives us.
Financial Services & Management Your utility's success depends on avoiding financial turmoil--we’re ready to work with you to identify difficulties in advance, to analyze your options, and to plot the course for a safe arrival at your future.
Geotechnical Engineering & Materials Testing Our geotechnical engineers and material specialists are focused on solving complex design, construction, and rehabilitation issues impacting the communities where we live and work.
Trenchless Our expertise in trenchless technologies lets you build, maintain, or replace pipes while minimizing surface disruption.
Tunneling We focus on risk avoidance and mitigation with robust management programs that maximize constructability to deliver tunneling solutions that provide the best value.
Water Services Through the life cycle of capture, use, reuse, and discharge, our team works to optimize every facet of a water system.

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