Water supply, wastewater treatment, effluent disposal and reuse will continue to be critical issues for municipalities, private utilities and businesses. As populations grow and economic opportunity expands, new sources of water need to be developed and additional means of wastewater and biosolids treatment, reuse and disposal grow. Ardurra’s forward thinking water and wastewater engineers work diligently with clients to plan, design, permit and construct systems that address these needs in a comprehensive and holistic manner. This enables our clients to make smarter investments with lower life cycle costs and multiple benefits.Learn more
Ardurra’s land development services are predicated on a thorough understanding of our client’s objectives and project goals. We can provide detailed site evaluation and due diligence support as well as design, permitting and construction administration. We have an extensive understanding of regulatory requirements within our geographic service areas and maintain a strong and respected relationship with local agencies. Ardurra’s multi-discipline capabilities allow us to identify site constraints, development opportunities as well as regulatory compliance matters and enable us to integrate all these factors into a comprehensive design approach.Learn more
As the demand to improve municipal infrastructure increases while funding remains a challenge, Ardurra has the experience and expertise to assist public agencies to find cost efficient infrastructure solutions. We recognize the very diverse and unique needs of our municipal clients and we work closely alongside local, state, and federal regulatory agencies to find economical and environmentally balanced solutions. Ardurra’s multi-discipline capabilities enables us to offer our clients a seamless team of planners, surveyors, scientists and engineers for a more integrated and cost effective project delivery.Learn more
Ardurra’s disaster management capabilities include planning, mitigation, recovery and close out as well as grant application development and overall program management. Ardurra has extensive experience and hands on working knowledge of federal programs and funding mechanisms. Ardurra knows how to navigate the system and we know when and where to tap into funding sources. We understand the rules to ensure funding sources are maximized and not jeopardized.
Disaster Related Engineering Capabilities. Ardurra routinely furnishes post disaster engineering assessment, design and construction phase services to repair, restore and harden water, wastewater and drainage facilities, streets and bridges, levees and flood control structures and shorelines. Ardurra’s in-house civil, structural, environmental, mechanical and hydraulic engineers have extensive experience in modeling, planning and hazard mitigation design. We understand the specific issues involved in assessments, emergency repairs, design, construction and closeout services as they relate to federal authorities and funding mechanisms.
Ardurra provides comprehensive structural engineering for a broad range of commercial, public, civil works and institutional projects. Our structural solutions balance practicality with innovation to adapt to often difficult sites or unusual building concepts. We work across a variety of building types including office, education, industrial, residential, government, pharmaceutical and healthcare as well as transportation, flood control/hydraulic and public works facilities.
Having prepared structural design for millions of square feet and hundreds of civil works projects, we strive to be a proactive team player in the collaborative process for all phases of design and construction to successfully meet project goals.
Ardurra’s professional land surveyors, field crews and technicians have the experience necessary to provide the innovative thinking and technical skills required to meet our clients’ unique needs. Ardurra uses state-of-the-art surveying equipment, including real-time global positioning systems equipment using Virtual Reference Station (VRS) networks which eliminates the need to set up a conventional GPS base station, wireless robotic total stations with data collectors and digital levels. These tools enable rapid collection of data and, combined with our advanced technologies in data transfer, Ardurra can wirelessly transmit information to and from the office, download files, collect and report work status and upload completed job files before the survey crews leave the field.Learn more
Ardurra brings more than 30 years of experience designing aquatic life support systems for zoos, aquariums and marine parks. Focusing on quality functional designs that incorporate innovative strategies to lower operational costs, reduce energy consumption, provide operational flexibility and minimize construction costs. Our designs factor in considerations including environmental, regulatory, animal health, aesthetics, financing, operation and maintenance and curatorial philosophy. Our expertise stems the full cycle—from planning, to design, to procurement, to startup, to maintenance. Our world-class aquariums have become a cornerstone for tourism and economic development projects, marine research laboratories, mammal and whale exhibition stadiums, and encounter habitats.Learn more
Ardurra’s full service environmental and ecological capabilities include cost-effective services in the areas of municipal and private development, utilities, agricultural activities permitting, and ecosystems management services. We know the importance of protecting the environment while achieving project goals. We believe that innovative thinking and up-front planning can lead to a more cost effective and successful project solution.Learn more