Civilian Federal Agencies Solutions Lifecycle
Kleinfelder has 50 years’ experience as a federal contractor, providing investigation, design, and construction services for environmental and civil works programs to the Departments of Interior, Agriculture, Homeland Security, Transportation, and the EPA. We provide knowledge leadership in new regulations, design standards, and the use of new technologies to deploy innovative and practical solutions.
Kleinfelder’s objective is to align itself as a trusted advisor to its clients, over the lifetime of their structures. We provide a variety of services to meet this objective.
Risk identification, risk mitigation, risk reduction for human health, biological, and infrastructure.
Sustainable reviews, energy, water and waste audits, LEED, Net Zero, retrofits.
Infrastructure lifecycle costs, efficient maintenance and operations, financial planning of structure portfolio.
Kleinfelder’s services continue as the Owner’s Representative, once the project moves from the design/permitting phase to the construction phase.
Construction QA/QC Services
Materials testing and inspection, in-house and mobile materials testing laboratories nationwide.
Plans, specifications, schedule, quantities, budget contract compliance.
Engineering During Construction
Owner’s representative on design, design team member on design-build projects.
DESIGN AND ENGINEERING SERVICES
We have the technical expertise in preparing full plans and specifications for construction of new and rehabilitated public and civil works structures, using the latest design, modeling, and collaborative software.
Bid Package Development and RFQ Support
Construction cost estimating, schedules, contractor bids, compliance, cost realism and value engineering evaluation.
Full Plans and Specifications
Design of new and existing dams, levees, roads, fish ladders, solar farms, wind farms, and buildings.
Civil, structural, electrical, hydrology, hydraulics, geotechnical, soil mechanics, constructability.
Constructible, low energy use and water conserving designs, using Bentley, AutoDesk CADD, BIM, Civil 3D.
Our team provides an in-depth understanding of the extent or magnitude of issues or obstacles, before undertaking unnecessary remediation, rehabilitation, or new construction efforts.
Threatened/endangered species, environmental assessments/environmental impact statements preparation.
Marine sediments, soil, groundwater, air, building materials contamination identification.
Geotechnical, environmental, geophysical/geologic mapping, rock mass characterization, geologic hazard identification.
PROJECT PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT
We understand each client’s unique needs, ensuring sustainable design solutions, low development and operational lifecycle costs, and enhanced end-user requirements.
Planning Level Studies
Master planning and design charrettes, wetland work plans, alternative analysis, risk/hazard analysis, emergency action planning.
Natural Resource Surveys
Nature and extent of biological, air, water, and wetland issues, site development impact analysis.
Infrastructure assessments, environmental assessments, compliance assessments, sustainability audits, PRP audits.
Levees, dams, canals, roads, bridges, buildings.