Tag: Levees

Tony Grubbs

Disaster Happens: Build Your Dam Emergency Response Plan on a Foundation of Preparation

As dam owners across the country have learned in dramatic fashion, disasters usually happen quickly though the conditions that cause […]

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Mike Shiflett

I’m Planning a Project that Crosses a Levee. Will I Need a 408 Permit?

Owners or engineers who have a project that is near, approaching or crossing a levee often ask, “Do I need […]

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Mike Shiflett

I’m Planning a Project that Crosses a Levee. Will I Need a 408 Permit?

Owners or engineers who have a project that is near, approaching or crossing a levee often ask, “Do I need […]

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Mike Shiflett

USACE Update to Levee Design Far Exceeds Levees

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) is targeting late 2015 for an update to the Engineering Manual (EM) for […]

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Jeremy Dixon

Visualizing Levee Failures and Performance through 2-D Techniques

Co-authored by Hector Olmos, P.E., CFM Freese and Nichols developed an Emergency Action Plan (EAP) for a Levee Improvement District […]

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Katie Hogan

Houston Office Hosts Tabletop Exercise

Freese and Nichols’ Houston office hosted a tabletop exercise for the Fort Bend County Levee Improvement District No. 2 (LID#2) […]

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