Water Resources Engineering

Water Engineering

Buchart Horn has a strong history of providing engineering services to the water industry. We take pride in helping our clients develop solutions to their needs, with a common goal of efficiency providing high quality drinking water to their customers. Our professional staff specializes in:

  • Water master plans
  • Process design
  • Pumping system design
  • Instrumentation design (SCADA)
  • Water transmission design
  • Water distribution modeling
  • Energy optimization
  • Water quality analysis
  • Construction services
  • Start-up operations
  • Rate analysis
  • Electrical engineering
  • Regulatory assistance
  • Vulnerability analysis
  • Safety and security analysis
  • Maintenance and inspection

Wastewater Engineering

Buchart Horn provides a variety of wastewater services for clients throughout the United States. Our hands-on approach and knowledge enables our firm to clearly understand your needs and present viable options to meet those needs. Our extensive and varied experience in wastewater engineering includes:

  • Capacity
  • Design
  • Construction services
  • Sewage facility planning
  • Sewer system modeling
  • Nutrient removal
  • Process evaluation/study
  • Operations assistance
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Preliminary treatment
  • Primary treatment
  • Activated sludge
  • Cost estimating
  • Digestion
  • Dewatering
  • Pump station
  • Retainer services
  • Biosolids
  • Financial assistance
  • Collection/conveyance

Civil/Stormwater Engineering

Our experienced civil engineering group provides site design and designs utility, stormwater, and site access and circulation systems with reference to transportation and environmental regulations and future growth. These services include:

  • Flood studies
  • Grading and drainage design
  • Parking studies and design
  • Right-of-way services
  • Erosion and Sedimentation Control
  • Signalization
  • Site Development
  • Stormwater Management
  • Signalization
  • Traffic studies and analyses
  • Utilities design

Environmental Sciences

  • Phase I and II Environmental Site Assessments
  • Wetland delineation
  • Brownfield/Act 2 closures investigations
  • Site remediation
  • Groundwater investigations
  • Stream restoration
  • Water supply/well site feasibility and selection

Waterfront Engineering

Buchart Horn’s waterfront engineering resources include comprehensive waterfront, marine, and coastal engineering services. Services include feasibility assessments, environmental assessments and remediation, planning, coastal modeling, marine structural engineering, marine geotechnical engineering, waterfront facilities design, threat and vulnerability assessment, and program and construction management for a myriad of waterfront, marine, and coastal projects worldwide. Each project is customized to the client’s unique needs.

From waterfront amenities and recreational marinas, to industrial and commercial port facilities, to military coastal structures and floodwall protection systems, our projects incorporate the most advanced designs, sustainable solutions, and practices.

BH can address all environmental facets associated with the complexities of marine and coastal projects. Additionally, BH professionals are well versed and experienced in regulatory compliance for facilities of all types, with lessons learned from a diverse array of projects across the United States and beyond.

Waterfront Engineering

  • Pre-development services
  • Feasibility assessments
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Environmental assessments
  • Site evaluations and due diligence
  • Waterfront programming and planning
  • Support facilities

Marine Engineering

  • Seaport facilities
  • Marina facilities
  • Waterfront recreation structures
  • Piers and wharves
  • Mooring analysis and structures
  • Bulkheads, seawalls, and quay walls
  • Shoreline protection and stabilization
  • Structural condition assessments
  • Flood protection
  • Navigation structures
  • Dry rack boat storage facilities
  • Corrosion technologies

Coastal Engineering

  • Coastal processes analysis
  • Tidal and wave action studies
  • Climate change and sea level rise studies
  • Inlet analysis and design
  • Breakwater structures
  • Shore protection
  • Beach re-nourishment programs
  • Dredging studies and design
  • Navigation issues
  • Regulatory permitting
  • Hydrographic surveys

For more information or to request our services, please contact us.