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Stantec, Tetra Tech Joint Venture awarded architecture/engineering contract by the US Army Corps of Engineers

Parul Dubey on July 1, 2021 - in Corporate, News

The team will support civil works projects with an emphasis on dam and levee safety engineering


Stantec and Tetra Tech, through a joint venture partnership, have been awarded a $60 million, five-year indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) multiple award task order contract by the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Louisville District. The team will support the Risk Management Center on Dam and Levee Safety Projects, providing architecture/engineering services for civil works projects within the United States and its territories.

Under this contract, Stantec and Tetra Tech will provide dam and levee safety engineering and design services, including, but not limited to, geotechnical, hydraulic, mechanical, electrical, structural, civil/site engineering, hydrology, geology, geophysics, seismology, and construction cost estimating. The team will also provide risk analysis services, technical review services, safety assurance reviews, and agency technical reviews as part of the USACE Dam and Levee Safety Programs to ensure public health, safety, and welfare.  

“This opportunity is a continuation of a long partnership with the USACE Louisville District to serve as an extension of their staff to improve our nation’s infrastructure and to showcase our expertise in developing long-term resilient solutions.” said Barry Bryant, Stantec senior principal for the Stantec Tetra Tech Joint Venture.

Stantec is recognized as an innovator in the delivery of flood risk management, coastal storm risk reduction, and ecosystem restoration projects that support USACE’s mission across the country. For more than 60 years, Stantec has provided dam and levee safety design initiatives for USACE nationwide through condition assessments, inspections, engineering studies, stability evaluations, issue evaluations, design modifications, design documentation reports, and construction quality assurance. Partnering with USACE, Stantec assisted in developing USACE’s risk-informed portfolio management framework and supported all aspects of the risk assessment process by providing the full range of services for traditional dam safety design and analysis, from specialized studies to comprehensive design and development of construction plans and specifications.

Stantec is an industry leader in the hydropower, dam, and dam safety industry with a breadth of experience that includes feasibility studies, complex design, and construction management of more than 5,000 dam projects worldwide. The firm has provided design and engineering services for some of the most renowned projects around the globe, including the Panama Canal Expansion, the Warragamba Dam raise in Australia, and the San Vicente Dam Raise—the largest concrete dam raise in the United States.

About Stantec

Communities are fundamental. Whether around the corner or across the globe, they provide a foundation, a sense of place and of belonging. That’s why at Stantec, we always design with community in mind.

We care about the communities we serve—because they’re our communities too. This allows us to assess what’s needed and connect our expertise, to appreciate nuances and envision what’s never been considered, to bring together diverse perspectives so we can collaborate toward a shared success.

We’re designers, engineers, scientists, and project managers, innovating together at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. Balancing these priorities results in projects that advance the quality of life in communities across the globe.

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About Tetra Tech

Tetra Tech is a leading provider of high-end consulting and engineering services for projects worldwide. With 20,000 associates working together, Tetra Tech provides clear solutions to complex problems in water, environment, sustainable infrastructure, renewable energy, and international development. We are Leading with Science® to provide sustainable and resilient solutions for our clients. For more information about Tetra Tech, please visit tetratech.com, follow us on Twitter (@TetraTech), or like us on Facebook.

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