Gowanus Facilities Upgrade
Brooklyn, New York
Built in the mid-1800s, the Gowanus Canal was a hub of Brooklyn’s maritime and commercial shipping activity. It teemed with factories, warehouses, tanneries, coal stores, and manufactured gas refineries. After years of use, unregulated sewage, and industrial discharges, the canal became one of the most heavily contaminated water bodies in...
Architecture, Engineering, Geotechnical, Facilities: Structural
Norchester Pump Station Replacement
The Norchester Pump Station was built in the 1940s as a wet well/dry well facility. As the area’s population grew during the last 70-plus years, so too did the wastewater flows processed by the pump station. In addition, extreme microbial corrosion of the station’s concrete and piping had taken its...
Engineering, Wastewater: Pumping, Water/Wastewater: Wastewater, Engineering: Water/Wastewater
Caltrain Modernization & Electrification
San Francisco to San Jose, California
For more than 150 years, residents and visitors in California’s Bay Area have used passenger rail to travel between San Francisco and San Jose. In a region that has become the epicenter of modern technology and innovation, the Caltrain system now handles 60,000 daily riders along a 77-mile route with...
Transit & Rail: Railroad, Transportation: Transit & Rail, Transportation
Reconfiguration of Johnson Avenue Yard
Queens, New York
The largest transit hub on Long Island and one of the busiest stations in the country, the Long Island Rail Road’s (LIRR) Jamaica Station serves as critical infrastructure for LIRR operations. The station supports more than 200,000 riders daily, and also provides a major connection to the Port Authority of...
Program Management/Construction Management: Construction Management, Program Management/Construction Management
AAK Customer Innovation Center
Edison, New Jersey
As a leading provider of vegetable oils and fats for the bakery, chocolate, and confectionery industries, AAK is committed to advancing innovation by collaborating with its customers to create winning products. To support its co-development approach, the company needed the proper spaces and equipment to allow staff and customers to...
Food & Beverage
I-81 Interchange and Navy Way Road Extension
If two words could describe the Interstate 81 (I-81) Interchange and Navy Way Road Extension project, they would be community-altering. The effort to reconstruct the Avoca and Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Airport interchange in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, and construct a new mile-long access road, was undertaken to improve safety and promote economic growth....
Geotechnical, Transportation: Highways, Transportation
193rd Regional Support Group Troop Training Quarters
The dormitory-style troop training quarters for the Pennsylvania Air National Guard 193rd Regional Support Group is located at the Fort Indiantown Gap National Guard Training Center. It is one of many World War II-era facilities at the center that were not designed for post-9/11 security and environmental standards. The client...
Architecture, Facilities: Civil/Site Development, Program Management/Construction Management: Construction Management, Facilities: Electrical, Engineering, Environmental Management & Remediation, Federal: Facilities, Engineering: Facilities, Federal, Geotechnical, Facilities: Mechanical, Environmental Management & Remediation: Permitting, Program Management/Construction Management, Geotechnical: Site Evaluation, Facilities: Structural
Addison Airport Tunnel Condition Survey
Built as a solution to ease the notorious congestion north of Dallas, the Addison Airport Tunnel enables vehicular traffic to travel under the airport, thereby expanding traffic capacity on the heavily traveled east-west routes between Dallas and Addison. The tunnel was completed in 1999, and at more than 15 years...
Transportation: Airports, Business and Technology Solutions, Facilities: Electrical, Engineering, Engineering: Facilities, Facilities: Mechanical, Facilities: Structural, Transportation, Transportation: Tunnels
Afghanistan National Logistics Compound
This fast-track, design-build assignment included 28 buildings in support of U.S. military and Afghan security forces in Afghanistan. Facilities included two vehicle maintenance facilities, a vehicle refueling point building, three administration buildings, three warehouses, generator building, laundry building, medical clinic, gym, dining facility, maintenance building, fire station, and guard facilities....
Architecture, Facilities: Civil/Site Development, Project Delivery: Design-Build, Facilities: Electrical, Engineering, Environmental Management & Remediation, Federal: Facilities, Engineering: Facilities, Federal, Geotechnical, Facilities: Mechanical, Project Delivery, Facilities: Structural
American Standard Design Center
Piscataway, New Jersey
American Standard displays an extensive line of bathroom and kitchen products at its new product design center. Built to help visitors appreciate product design and engineering, the center showcases fixtures, faucets, and furniture that educate people about style and function. The center demonstrates how the end-user can experience the product...
Architecture, Corporate/Industrial, Engineering, Engineering: Facilities
Amtrak High-Speed Rail Improvement Project
Amtrak’s 30-year incremental plan that started in 2010 will introduce more trains operating at higher speeds, improve infrastructure, and enhance safety for the vital component of the Northeast transportation system known as the Northeast Corridor (NEC). The NEC is the 457-mile-long main rail artery connecting Washington D.C., with Boston. It...
Transit & Rail Systems: Catenary, Engineering, Transit & Rail: Railroad, Transit & Rail Systems: Signaling and Train Control, Transportation: Transit & Rail, Transit & Rail: Transit & Rail Systems, Transportation, Engineering: Transportation
Annapolis Market House Renovation
The Market House in Annapolis, Maryland, is a gathering place for locals and tourists seeking good food and the historic vibe of this centuries-old market. But between the humid Maryland summers and the heat emanating from tenants’ appliances, the facility’s overpowered heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) unit failed to...
Facilities: Civil/Site Development, Facilities: Electrical, Engineering, Engineering: Facilities, Facilities: Mechanical, State & Local Government, Facilities: Structural
ASDSO Dam Safety Training
Various locations throughout U.S.
To protect people and property from the disastrous effects of avoidable dam incidents and failures, Gannett Fleming’s nationally recognized thought leaders in dam safety and hydraulics teach technical webinars and seminars on a broad range of dam safety issues for the Association of State Dam Safety Officials, a national nonprofit...
Water/Wastewater: Dams & Levees, Dams & Levees: Emergency Action Plans & EAP Exercises, Dams & Levees: Flood Hazard & Risk Assessment, Security & Safety, Dams & Levees: Special Services, Water/Wastewater
Babylon Train Wash Facility
Babylon, New York
The Babylon Branch of the Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) in New York is the busiest of LIRR’s 11 branches. When it was time to build a new train wash facility between the station and the tracks leading to the Babylon Train Yard, a creative approach was needed – taking...
Business and Technology Solutions, Engineering, Engineering: Facilities, Transportation: Transit & Rail, Transportation, Engineering: Transportation, Transit & Rail: Vehicle Maintenance Facilities
Baltimore County Pump Stations Engineering Services
Baltimore County, Maryland
Directly north of the City of Baltimore, Baltimore County is the state’s third most populous county and features many major highways connecting to the city. The Baltimore County Department of Public Works faced the challenge of evaluating multiple pumping stations and making the necessary improvements to the aging facilities.
Architecture, Facilities: Civil/Site Development, Water/Wastewater: Drinking Water, Facilities: Electrical, Engineering, Engineering: Facilities, Wastewater: Interceptors, Force Mains, & Collection Systems, Facilities: Mechanical, Drinking Water: Pumping, Stormwater: Pumping, Wastewater: Pumping, Water/Wastewater: Stormwater, Facilities: Structural, Drinking Water: Transmission Distribution & Storage, Water/Wastewater: Wastewater, Water/Wastewater, Engineering: Water/Wastewater
Batch Coater Facility Design Using EPC Project Delivery
In order to meet rising demand, a leading manufacturer of animal food products needed to quickly expand its batch coating capacity at its North Carolina facility. Batch coaters are used to uniformly apply liquid or powder ingredients to a product without damaging it. At this plant, the batch coater sprays...
Corporate/Industrial, Corporate/Industrial: Manufacturing, Pharmaceutical
Bay Park Sewage Treatment Plant Improvements
East Rockaway, New York
The Bay Park Sewage Treatment Plant was constructed in 1949, with major expansions and upgrades during the 1960s and 1980s. The current permitted capacity is 70 mgd, although current average daily wastewater flow is 50 mgd. The plant serves a population of approximately 550,000.
The Nassau County Department of Public Works...
Facilities: Civil/Site Development, Program Management/Construction Management: Construction Management, Engineering, Engineering: Facilities, Geotechnical, Facilities: Mechanical, Program Management/Construction Management, Water/Wastewater: Wastewater, Wastewater: Wastewater Treatment Plants, Water/Wastewater, Engineering: Water/Wastewater
Berks Area Regional Transportation Authority Franklin Street Station Renovation
In downtown Reading, Pennsylvania, sits the historic building that served as the main station for the Reading Railroad Company from 1929 to 1981. The once grand terminal had stood in severe disrepair for several years: graffiti, broken windows, cracked concrete, and water damage pocked the site. In an effort to...
Facilities: Civil/Site Development, Facilities: Electrical, Engineering, Engineering: Facilities, Facilities: Mechanical, Transportation: Operations, ITS & Traffic, Transit & Rail: Rail Stations & Intermodal Facilities, Transit & Rail: Rail Stations & Intermodal Facilities, Facilities: Structural, Facilities: Technology/Communications, Operations, ITS & Traffic: Traffic & Safety Engineering, Transportation, Engineering: Transportation
Big Savage Mountain Tunnel Restoration
The 3,300-foot long Big Savage Mountain Tunnel was constructed in 1911 as part of the Western Maryland Railroad line. After providing continuous rail service, it was abandoned in 1975. For the next 25 years, failure in the crown and wall of the tunnel developed due to adverse geologic conditions, significant...
Facilities: Structural, Transportation, Transportation: Tunnels
Black Rock and Norristown Dams Fishways Final Design
Montgomery and Chester Counties, Pennsylvania
Looking for ways to implement fish passage at the Norristown and Black Rock Dams, Exelon turned to Gannett Fleming to design innovative fishways at both locations. One of the primary species affected, the American Shad, had not ascended the Schuylkill River since the 1820s when a series of dams were...
Water/Wastewater: Dams & Levees, Information Technology, Dams & Levees: Special Services, Water/Wastewater
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