Archives for February 2016

Rockfall mitigation helps residents breath easier

An AECOM project manager inspects newly constructed rockfall catch-fences along Menehune Road in Waimea, Kauai, Hawaii. The Department of Land and Natural Resources hired AECOM to provide structural engineering design and construction management services for The rockfall mitigation project. The work involved the removal of unstable boulders and rocks and installation of barriers with a […]

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Balancing act on eco-preservation

A neighboring resident takes in a morning yoga workout along a newly restored section of the Hanalei Stream in Kauai, Hawaii. AECOM completed engineering services on the project to restore adequate flows of the stream for taro farmers and also achieved reducing sediment and protecting water quality downstream for fisherman. This exposure was taken at […]

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Faster future taking shape

Construction workers continue backfill and excavation activities along an overpass sound wall for this US 290 route in Hempstead, Texas. AECOM provides program management services for the US 290 Hempstead Corridor Program. The highway project includes constructing continuous frontage roads, and bridge structures over railroad lines. The corridor has the potential to host several modes […]

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Down on the bayou

Residents get in some evening exercise along the Buffalo Bayou Trail in Houston, Texas. AECOM provides landscape architecture and engineering services to the Harris County Flood Control District, the City of Houston, and the Army Corps of Engineers focussing on erosion control, storm system drainage, flood control, and aesthetic trails and landscape. This exposure was […]

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