We are creative people who like to work on a budget because we understand that the government, businesses and consumers are all affected by the tumultuous economic climate of today. We based our work on a foundation of knowledge, expertise and experience in a cost-effective manner.
Much of our success is due to our organization and workload structure, especially what we call “Focus Areas.” Each focus area is built on proficiency and includes a manager and team of specialists of professional engineers, surveyors, planners, technicians and designers who dedicate themselves to client assignments.
Our engineering software solution packages include AutoCAD Civil 3D, WaterCAD, StormCAD, PondPack, FlowMaster, CulvertMaster, Flow 2D, ArcGIS, and the full Microsoft Office Suite. Our electronic file management systems, latest edition Windows environment, electronic timesheets, paperless office, real-time project management, accounting software and multiple server based systems, VoIP based phones and the latest GPS technology are all attributes that help us succeed.
We believe in exceeding customer needs and expectations and work hard to build long-term, mutually beneficial constructive business relationships with our clients. We take this relationship so seriously that we even offer a service and price guarantee to our clients.
We believe in exceeding customer needs and expectations and work hard to build long-term, mutually beneficial constructive business relationships with our clients. Our employees understand that part of the R.O. Anderson Engineering culture is to be honest to ourselves, our clients and the larger community that we serve.
The array of services we provide include engineering consulting services for government, business, attorneys, landowners, builders and developers. These service offerings include civil engineering design for water, wastewater and roadways, pavement management, storm drainage, erosion control, hydrology and hydraulics, land surveying services, land use planning services, building design, site design, GIS, landscape design, building design, project management, expert testimony and IT support.
We like to think of our staff as leaders in their respective areas of expertise. This requires our constant attention to current events affecting our industry, on-going professional training, writing, publication and presentation of our research regarding issues of interest both professionally and to our clients.
A design team of geotechnical, structural and electrical engineers, wetland and environmental permitting specialists prepared the hydrologic analysis of contributing watersheds to the West Walker River upstream from Topaz Reservoir and provided design recommendations for the reservoir levee, new concrete diversion structure design (with pneumatically operated hydraulic gates) and the new spillway design including detailed specifications for the levee, fish ladder and 600-foot long roller-compacted spillway.
R.O. Anderson assisted the development of a 20 year Comprehensive Pavement Management Plan (CPMP) with the goal of achieving a Pavement Maintenance Index (PCI) of 70 at the end of the plan (100 PCI being the highest score and 0 representing a road that has completely failed).