Topic: Water Resources

Kelly Dillard

Jim Keith Hired As Stormwater Manager in Dallas

Please join me in welcoming Jim Keith as our new Stormwater manager in Dallas. Jim brings a wealth of technical […]

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Garrett Johnston

A Case Study in 3D Stormwater Modeling

A typical detention pond design will include an overflow weir for safely passing high inflows downstream. In many cases, an […]

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Wylie Gorup

HEC-RAS 2D Training

Freese and Nichols is partnering with NCTCOG to offer a one-day, hands-on workshop on the two-dimensional (2D) modeling capabilities within […]

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Héctor Olmos

HEC-RAS Version 5.0.5 Released

The USACE has released a new version of HEC-RAS that repairs several issues that are present in version 5.0.4 including […]

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Kim Patak

Flood Awareness Week: Wearing Blue

Several Freese and Nichols offices wore blue to call attention to Texas Flood Awareness Week. Gov. Greg Abbott set aside […]

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Kelly Dillard

Flood Awareness Week: Respect the Power of Water

This week marks Flood Awareness Week in Texas, made official by a proclamation from Gov. Greg Abbott. The Texas Floodplain […]

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Scott Hubley

Texas Water Development Board Accepting Applications for Flood Protection Grants

The Texas Water Development Board’s announcement of the Request for Applications for the Fiscal Year 2018 and 2019 Flood Protection […]

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Maggie Puckett

New City of Houston Floodplain Regulations Post-Harvey

The City of Houston recently updated floodplain regulations after massive flooding and damages occurred throughout Harris County and surrounding areas […]

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Trey Shanks

TCEQ Provides Updates on Stormwater, Construction General Permits

Update on Stormwater General Permit TXR040000 The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) continues to negotiate with the EPA regarding provisions […]

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Héctor Olmos

HEC-RAS Version 5.0.4 Released

The USACE has released a new version of HEC-RAS that has several new features. Those features include enhancement to storage area/ […]

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Will Huff

Upcoming Changes to the NRCS Curve Number Method

After more than 60 years, potential changes to the NRCS Curve Number method are underway! The original Curve Number method […]

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Lissa Gregg

Brooke Paup Appointed, Peter Lake Named New Chairman of TWDB

Gov. Greg Abbott has named Peter Lake chairman of the Texas Water Development Board and appointed Brooke Paup to the board.  Peter, who has […]

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