Estancia at Wiregrass Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

The official opening of the Estancia at Wiregrass community was marked by a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Feb. 11. The 7,000 square foot Estancia Clubhouse amenity center was filled with local officials and community leaders to celebrate the opening of the much anticipated community. Standard Pacific’s Tampa division president Dave Bulloch gave a short presentation, followed by Dist. 2 County Commissioner …

Fort Campbell Multipurpose Range

WRA assists Fort Campbell Range Control in conceptual planning and 3D Visualization for modification of a 1,000 meter Known Distance Range into a 2,500 meter Multipurpose Machine Gun Range (MPMG) for machine gun and sniper training. With military funding decreasing for new training facilities, Range Control Officers at installations across the country are forced to retrofit older existing facilities to …

Ensuring Success with WRA Construction Management Services

The overall success of a development project, whether a commercial, industrial or residential project, is generally determined by the project owner’s set criteria and standards. These are often determined well ahead of project initiation of construction. Two standard industry questions owners have are “did my project come in under budget and was my project completed within my set timeframe?” After …

Construction Complete on the Convoy Live Fire Range Designed by WRA

WRA provided complete project management and engineering design services for a Convoy Live Fire (CLF) training range at Yakima Training Center (YTC), Washington for the Huntsville Army Corps of Engineers. WRA capitalized on the unique terrain at YTC for this CLF to allow units to execute realistic, mission-critical training exercises that very closely reflect the conditions soldiers are facing each …

Swiss Golf Club Waste Water Treatment Facility Permitting

WRA was responsible for the engineering and water resource related aspects of the renewal of the Swiss Golf Club WWTF permit from the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP). Swiss Golf Club is a facility owned and operated by Century Properties, Lakeland Florida, and is located in Polk County near the town of Winter Haven.  As part of the renewal, …

Keyway Place | Englewood, FL | Civil Site Design Florida

Ryland Homes has completed construction on the gated, 70 lot subdivision and is now selling homes.  WRA was hired by the original owner, Neal Communities, to complete the civil site design and permitting for the new subdivision. It was subsequently purchased by Ryland homes who initiated construction of the project. The development offers key amenities, such as a community pool …

South Lake Regional Water Initiative – UPDATE

The South Lake Regional Water Initiative (SLRWI) had a project kick-off meeting on December 2, 2014, where Water Resource Associates (WRA) acted as the project manager. The meeting focused on seven agenda items ranging from project administration to recent groundwater modeling results with the Central Florida Water Initiative (CFWI) region. Specific agenda items addressed by WRA staff included an overview …

WRA Contracted to Complete the Range Complex Master Plan for Ft. Dix

WRA has been contracted to complete all the tasks required to accomplish the Vision, Goals, and Objectives of a Range Complex Master Plan (RCMP) for Army Support Activity (ASA) Dix/Fort Dix. These tasks include a full range assessment of all existing ranges on Dix to ensure compliance with standards and functionality to support the Army’s current mission. WRA will further evaluate …

Michael C. Alfieri, Principal Hydrogeologist Contributes to Suggested Practices for Aquifer Storage and Recovery

Michael C. Alfieri, P.G.(Professional Geologist), P.Hg. (Professional Hydrologist), CGWP (Certified Groundwater Professional), Principal Hydrogeologist at WRA Engineering, was asked by National Ground Water Association, NGWA, to contribute as part of a task group to create the Best Suggested Practices (BSP) for Aquifer Storage and Recovery (ASR). This document provides information for consideration ranging from desktop feasibility studies to maintenance of a constructed …