work underway on a water-discharge structure we designed for poor soil conditions
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water supply

Ensuring a usable water supply is among the most essential concerns for human health and wellbeing. It’s also critically important for municipalities and industries that rely on water to keep their business running smoothly.

Barr helps clients with all areas of potable and nonpotable water supply. We can assist in all phases of water supply, including planning, permitting, regulatory compliance, design, construction, maintenance, rehabilitation, and retrofit. In addition, we can help with all major water supply components, including source (groundwater, surface water, conservation, and water reuse), treatment, storage (elevated, ground and aquifer storage, and recovery) and distribution (pumping systems, pipelines, and distribution grids).
our service specialties include:
  • freshwater subsurface storage
  • groundwater flow modeling
  • stream and reservoir reliability studies
  • water-source studies
  • water-storage facility design
  • water-system studies
  • water-treatment facility design
  • well design
  • wellhead protection
  • well-interference studies
  • well-siting studies