RPE completed a Safe Yield Analysis, Preliminary Engineering Report, and Master Plan for Lake Durango Water Authority in 2011. Lake Durango currently has roughly 1200 customers and 250 committed taps, but is severely limited by their existing water supply. As a part of the work RPE completed for LDWA, they identified the existing Safe […]
Responsible for the final plan of the Durango Multi Modal Transportation Master Plan, a fully connected network of transit routes, walkways and bikeways throughout the city of Durango.
Independent Construction Observer to observe all construction related activities, test results and shop drawings over the course of the nine month design-build project.
Conceptual density plan and road feasibility evaluation.
Construction of approximately 32,180 linear feet (6.1 miles) of water line and various components between the Chapin Mesa water tanks and the Park’s north boundary in Montezuma Valley.
Compilation of design and bid package for improvements to 2 parking lots, as well as design of ADA accessible trail to the FLC soccer stadium utilizing recycled asphalt materials.
RPE oversaw civil design issues throughout the design and construction phase.
SH 172, CR 311 & CR 513 This project involves full design of road and drainage improvements on approximately 3100 feet of State Highway 172 as well as construction of drainage and alignment improvements to both intersecting county roads. Design required coordination and plan review by both CDOT and La Plata County. Therefore, plans and […]
A 16 acre park which houses athletic fields, a concession stand/storage facility, and provides parking for its users.
RPE was hired as a subconsultant under Design Workshop, the project lead. The project scope was to develop an Area Plan, including a parcel-specific land use map, a roadway network plan and costs, a plan for trunk utility infrastructure phasing and cost, and a set of recommendations for implementation including financing strategies, that has been […]
Helen’s Corner is located in La Plata County at the intersection of Florida Road (CR240) and CR 234 and is immediately adjacent to the Florida River. The 5-acre property historically included two residences, several outbuildings, and Helen’s Store, a small convenience and bait store. The property was sold to our client, who wished to redevelop […]
Prepared conceptual plans, cost estimates, traffic study, drainage study, and full engineering construction plans for the project.
50,000 square foot commercial and 65 unit residential town-home development sitting on a 20-acre site.
RPE planned, designed and helped oversee the construction of two phases of Club Cottage multi-family units located near the center of the Tamarron golf community which is situated north of Durango, Colorado. The units are relatively dense but carefully sighted to provide custom views and privacy for each unit.
planned and designed 14 areas of multi-family and/or patio home development phases, including design and construction of a 9-hole golf course to supplement the existing 18 holes of golf.
75-acre mixed-use development consisting of grocery, retail, church, and residential.
Coordination of site development and construction management
Design and construction inspection for road and drainage improvements at the main vehicle arrival court area for Durango Mountain Resort Ski Area. Project included over 1400 linear feet of sub-surface drainage improvements, water quality treatment, and surface improvements in an existing urban setting.
Conceptual Master Plans for the roads, parking, sewer, and water lines needed to expand Durango Mountain Resort (Purgatory), located just north of Durango, CO.
RPE was hired by a private homeowner to perform a floodplain analysis to revise FEMA’s floodplain mapping along the Florida River as there appeared to be an error in the mapping due to the limited detail of the original study performed by FEMA. RPE revised FEMA’s HECRAS model incorporating survey information to produce new Base […]
Master grading, drainage, water, sewer, and transportation plans for a master planned community east of Durango, CO.
As Ouray County Engineer since April of 2009, RPE is responsible for reviewing proposed projects to Ouray code and providing design recommendations.
The 1700 acre project included 7.5 miles of road in mountainous, avalanche prone and geotechnically unstable terrain. As the landscape designer, RPE performed conceptual design and detailed planting plans for the entry statement into the development. The inspiration for the design came from the picturesque backdrop of the La Plata Mountains and the La Plata […]
Mesa Verde Visitor and Research Center Russell Planning and Engineering (RPE) provided Construction Management Representation services to the National Park Service for the new Mesa Verde Visitor and Research Center. This facility allows visitors to the park to explore options and plan their park visit as well as providing climate-controlled storage and research facilities for […]