We build a team around your levee challenges. Leveraging our global technical network, experience working with local, state and federal agencies and unique expertise in levee risk assessment, permitting, design and certification, Kleinfelder is a partner for the lifecycle of your levee projects. Whether routine evaluations or emergency response planning, we work with you and your stakeholders on the right solution.
We provide a full range of construction management services nationwide, focused on flood control systems. Our personnel provide technically sound and financially responsible solutions, to manage project costs and delays.
Submittal reviews, RFI responses, field changes, foundation inspection, construction observation.
Certified inspectors, monitoring, documentation.
Materials testing earthwork, cutoff walls, structure construction material testing, USACE certified laboratories.
Schedule Tracking, RFI/Change notice administration, contractor invoicing review
Extensive experience in the design, permitting and assessment of flood control systems and process for maintaining or improving levels of flood safety.
Hydrology, internal drainage, foundation/embankment stability, settlement, erosion, project levee evaluation design, vegetation, 100, 200, 500 year floodplain evaluation.
Review of modifications/encroachments, action plan development and assessment, risk assessment/vulnerability, operational, non-routine evaluations, special studies, risk assessment.
Permitting, environmental and hazardous waste assessments, certification documents.
New flood protection, expansion of existing systems, remediation, Interim Risk Reduction Measures (IRRMS).
Routine, Periodic and Non-invasive Comprehensive services to support flood control agencies, in the operation and assessment of the levee system, including routine assessments, periodic inspections, and permitting compliance activities.
State and federal operational, reporting, permitting for modifications, CEQA/ NEPA/ USACE 408.
Levee embankment, pump stations, structures (gates/ walls/ closure structures), erosion protection.
Pumps, valves, flood control structures, levees, floodwalls.
Erosion, vegetation, encroachments, burrowing animals, GIS system-based data management.
Includes full design recommendations, plans and specifications for new levee construction, existing levee upgrade/remediation, for FEMA, Federal (USACE) systems and local certification and risk-based corrective action.
Planning, reporting, monitoring initial study, EA, USACE 408 and 401 permit, EIR, EIS, and related studies.
Site design, pump stations, flood control structures.
Pump stations, flood control structures.
Seismic hazard analysis.
River hydraulics, risk and uncertainty flood flow assessment, erosion evaluation.
Seepage, stability and filter design, instrumentation, ground improvement borrow source evaluation.