Author: Freese and Nichols

Jordan Skipwith

Current Drought Conditions in the United States

Drought conditions largely persisted across multiple regions of the United States this week. Overall, the nationwide Drought Severity and Coverage Index […]

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Jordan Skipwith

Climate and Drought Outlook for the United States

The December 2020 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Climate Prediction Center El Niño/Southern Oscillation (ENSO) update indicated that overall, […]

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Baldrige, 10 Years Later: Still the Foundation of Our Success

Elected officials joined Freese and Nichols leaders at the award ceremony: CEO Bob Pence, Chairman Emeritus Jim Nichols, CFO Cindy […]

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TWDB Approves $60.6M in Funding for Client City of Port Arthur

On Nov. 21, the Texas Water Development Board approved $60.6 million in financial assistance to help client City of Port Arthur meet wastewater system needs. The […]

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Wendy Shabay
Chance Sparks

Make Online Engagement Work for Your Community

When communities went into coronavirus lockdowns and canceled public meetings starting in March 2020, some cities were determined not to […]

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Murphy Parks

Grady Hillhouse Shares Dams Expertise in Texas WET Magazine

Thousands of small dams across Texas have outlasted their design life, need repair or replacement, and pose the risk of […]

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Lee Freese Excellence in Mentoring Award: Robert Allen

Congratulations to Robert Allen, an Associate Construction Manager from Freese and Nichols’s North Texas area, for receiving the company’s Lee B. […]

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Todd Buckingham

OSU Features Partnership to Train Students on Sustainability

Our staff regularly serve as guest instructors to teach the basics of the Envision Rating System to design students at Oklahoma State University.

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Justin Oswald

Designing for Channels with Limited Space

Even when designing drainage improvements in a project with limited easement space, aesthetics remain important to a successful outcome. When […]

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Bois d’Arc Lake Plan and Zoning Honored by APA Texas

As the North Texas population rapidly grows, the new Bois d’Arc Lake in Fannin County is crucial for meeting water demand […]

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Veterans Day: Honoring Our Colleagues and All Who Have Served

Jeff Kirkwood took his skills as Freese and Nichols Safety Director overseas this year when he was sent to Afghanistan […]

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Featured Innovation: Forecasts for Water Along With the Weather

As temperatures rise in summer, so does water demand. During summer 2018, the North Texas Municipal Water District (NTMWD) experienced […]

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