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“Breaking the HEC-RAS Code” is available on Amazon. For more information, visit WEST’s HEC-RAS blog at www.theRASsolution.com.
Brian Wahlin, Ph.D., P.E., D.WRE, manager of WEST’s Tempe, AZ office, led a committee of global canal automation experts tasked with developing the Canal Automation for Irrigation Systems Manual 131 for the American Society of Civil Engineers. Bert Clemmens, Ph.D., P.E., D.WRE, also of WEST’s Tempe office, authored several chapters of the manual. The manual documents new technological progress in canal automation, as well as practical guidance on more routine aspects of canal automation.
WEST Consultants, Inc. has been awarded a contract from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Omaha District, valued up to $4.9 million. Under this Hydrologic Engineering Services contract applicable to the entire Northwest Division of the Corps of Engineers, the WEST team will assist with hydrologic and hydraulic engineering and planning analysis, modeling, training, studies, and development of hydrologic and hydraulic engineering and planning software tools. For each task order, WEST personnel may be required to travel to the field site for project coordination, data collection, site inspection, and results presentation.