Sustainability Projects

Solar Site Feasibility Study
Location: Massachusetts
Client: Western Massachusetts Electric Co., a subsidiary of Northeast Utilities Services Co.

Site and environmental assessment and conceptual design for Western Massachusetts Electric Co.'s solar electric power plants.

Southeast Kansas Wind Energy
Location: Southeast Kansas
Client: Confidential

Environmental report, including a review of wetlands, protected species, cultural resources, land use, floodplains, airport proximity, sensitive areas, visibility and noise, for a proposed wind energy project in southeast Kansas for a confidential client.

Stormwater Treatment Area 3/4
Location: Palm Beach and Broward counties, Fla.
Client: South Florida Water Management District

Conceptual design, general design memorandum and construction period engineering services for the 16,600-acre stormwater treatment area 3/4 of the Everglades Construction Project for the South Florida Water Management District, including detailed design and construction documents for two pump stations, conveyance canals, highway bridges and a new water control structure.

Sustainability Consulting, Corporate Reporting and GHG Inventory
Location: Dallas
Client: Southwest Airlines

Consulting on sustainability strategies, annual integrated reporting content development and a greenhouse gas inventory for Southwest Airlines.

Tehachapi Renewable Transmission Project
Location: Southern/Central/Coastal California
Client: Southern California Edison

Project oversight for the first three segments of approximately 87 miles of 220-kV and 500-kV transmission line to bring wind power to consumers for Southern California Edison.

Thornton Wes Brown Water Treatment Plant Expansion
Location: Thornton, Colo.
Client: Thornton, Colo.

Design and construction administration services for the expansion of the Wes Brown (formerly Columbine) Water Treatment Plant in Thornton, Colo., addressing water quality concerns and increasing plant capacity.

Tsunami Warning Center
Location: Palmer, Alaska
Client: National Weather Service

Design and construction-phase services for a new high performance building with sustainable design features. The result was the first LEED-certified building for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and the National Weather Service.

USCENTCOM Headquarters
Location: MacDill Air Force Base, Fla.
Client: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Mobile District

Comprehensive programming, planning and design services to the U.S. Central Command for the multi-year phased construction program to expand and renovate the headquarters facilities at MacDill Air Force Base, Florida.

Voluntary Reporting of Greenhouse Gases
Client: Westar (formerly Western Resources)

Greenhouse gas inventory and documented greenhouse gas reduction projects in accordance with the Energy Policy Act of 1992 for Westar, formerly Western Resources.

Wind Farm Life Expectancy Evaluation
Location: Cloud County, Kan.
Client: Empire District Electric Co.

Evaluation of the life expectancy of the Meridian Way Wind Farm in Cloud County, Kan., for Empire District Electric Co., which will take delivery of power from the wind farm.