Services

WE SWEAT THE DETAILS

When it comes to keeping your project in compliance with the magnitude of regulations, Lamp Rynearson can be counted on to shoulder the responsibility. Stringent requirements have become the norm. Adherence to regulations is expected from a project’s inception to completion. With an understanding of municipal, state, and federal regulations, Lamp Rynearson champions projects successfully through positive relationships with regulators and technical smarts.

Airport Engineering

We get it – local airports are quite possibly the greatest economic development tool in a region. Airport operations and travelers expect safe conditions and uninterrupted travel. For nearly 30 years, our aviation team has performed engineering services including construction administration for general aviation, commercial airports, and military airports. To keep airport operations running smoothly, we work hand-in-hand with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to comply with all regulations.

Services:

  • Airport Layout Plans (ALP)/Master Plans
  • Runway and Taxiway Design
  • Navigation Aids
  • Airport Approach Surveys/Airspace Analysis
  • Topographic Surveys
  • Construction Administration Services

Contact:
Virgil Oligmueller, PE
Omaha, NE
402.496.2498

Athletic Facilities

Let’s get the ball rolling! Athletic facilities bring vitality, energy, and a sense of community to spectators and players alike. From K – 12 to higher education, our sports team experts ask questions to uncover needs and determine the project’s vision. We work effectively with administrators, coaches, maintenance personnel and the general public to select the best design option for you. Then we’ll provide layout and playing surface choices that are cost-effective and safe with a minimal upkeep.

Services:

  • Grass and Turf Playing Fields (Football, Soccer, Softball, Baseball, Lacrosse, Rugby – of ALL sizes!)
  • Running Tracks and Field Events
  • Stadiums and Sports Complexes
  • Tennis, Pickleball, and Basketball Courts

Contact:
Joe Zadina, PE
Omaha, NE
402.496.2498

Aquatics

Planning to renovate or build an aquatic facility is an enormous undertaking. We’ll take the plunge with you! Each project has specific needs that require custom solutions. Our full range of services simplifies the process. Public and municipal clients across the United States have trusted our specialized aquatics engineers to plan and design their projects. We’ll work with you to build community consensus and get the funding you require. Learn more by visiting our aquatics website larkinaquatics.com.

Services:

  • Water Parks
  • Outdoor Pools
  • Indoor
  • Spraygrounds
  • Therapeutic Pools
  • Fountains

Contact:
Andy Smith, PE
Kansas City, MO
816.361.0440

Construction Administration

Many engineering firms have project managers “double” as construction administrators. At Lamp Rynearson, we have experienced construction engineers handle that phase of the project. From the start of their day to the end, construction engineers work strictly on projects providing specialized construction administration (C.A.) services. Diverse in talent and experience, our C.A. team members take on projects from $400 to $40,000,000 that may span a few hours or multiple years. We provide services for on-call contracts and specific projects, whether for private or public clients – all right in our wheelhouse.

Services:

  • Contract Administration
  • Owner’s Representative
  • Plan Reviews
  • Bidding
  • Shop Drawing and Submittal Reviews
  • Full and Part-time Construction Observation

Contact:
Joe Oetken, PE
Omaha, NE
402.496.2498

Drinking Water

Community needs, quality, and funding are central to the execution of successful drinking water projects. When the infrastructure is in place for clean drinking water, economic development follows. Whether your project calls for water main extensions, designing state-of-the-art treatment facilities, or inspecting water tanks, our water engineers know the regulations that keep you in compliance. We will partner with you to research funding sources and identify the most feasible financing option possible.

Services:

  • Water Supply Planning
  • Water Tank Evaluations
  • Water Distribution Systems
  • Water Treatment Plant Design
  • Well Design and Rehabilitation
  • Potable Water Storage
  • Water Metering Systems

Contact:

Bob Orsatti, PE
Lakewood, CO
303.971.0030

Tony O’Malley, PE
Kansas City, MO
816.361.0440

Geographic Information Systems

With years of experience in designing and developing technically sound, long-term GIS solutions for government and private agencies, our specialists can teach you how to use GIS to collect and manage your data. Flexible, cost-effective, intuitive, and scalable deliverables are produced by our professionals, using reliable technology transfers. We will work with you to identify your specific needs, implement solutions, and train your end users to understand and be comfortable with the technology.

Services:

  • Systems Needs Assessments
  • Custom Database Design/Development
  • Custom Web Mapping Applications
  • Utility Mapping
  • GIS/GPS Mapping & Training
  • Site Selection Analysis
  • Demographic & Market Analysis
  • CAD to GIS Conversion
  • Custom Cartography & Map Products

Contact:
Mike DeBoer
Omaha, NE
402.496.2498

Groundwater Modeling

Groundwater modeling can be used for many purposes – water development, well design and management, aquifer evaluation, water quality evaluation and tracking, and water rights litigation support. Knowing your objectives is important to identifying the most appropriate and cost-effective method to get the job done. With equations as simple as Darcy and Glover, and modeling software as advanced as the latest versions of MODFLOW and Visual MODFLOW at our fingertips, our experts have the necessary tools to creatively apply groundwater modeling that best suits your project.

Contact:
Tom Dea, PE
Lakewood, CO
303.971.0030

Land Development and Redevelopment

With land planning, landscape architecture, civil engineering, and site planning – all available in-house, our land development team is ready to start turning your concept into reality. Whether your vision is a destination, commercial retail space, neighborhood, or condo project, our imaginative talents will bring your project to life as one of the most desirable places to live and work. Over 50 years of land development experience has provided us with the creative capabilities needed for your project and the technical expertise to allow for streamlined approvals by the regulatory agencies. Let us create you a design that is both cost-effective and timely.

Services:

  • Land Planning
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Survey Platting
  • Street & Utility Design
  • Grading & Drainage Design
  • Construction Administration
  • Construction Staking

Contact:
John Coolidge, PE
Omaha, NE
402.496.2498

Tamara Graham, PE
Fort Collins, CO
970.226.0342

Dan Miller, PE
Kansas City, MO
816.361.0440

Landscape Architecture & Land Planning

When our landscape architecture team dreams of outdoor spaces, they see children running and playing on safe, interactive play features; communities coming together around pedestrian-orientated plazas; and wildlife thriving in environments modeled after mother nature herself. These visions and others help us translate our clients’ visions to beautiful, functional, and sustainable designs. From development of master plans to the most minute detail, we create places that people want to be.

Services:

  • Landscape Architecture
  • Land Planning
  • Mixed-Use Development
  • Trails and Parks
  • Brownfield Redevelopment and Adaptive Re-Use
  • Wetlands Assessment
  • Tree Inventory and Mitigation
  • Construction Design
  • Graphic and Visual Communication

Contact:
Regan Pence, PLA
Omaha, NE
402.496.2498

Municipal Infrastructure

Acting as an extension of your staff, we work vigilantly with municipalities to find the right solutions for the challenges facing your community. Lamp Rynearson is committed to implementing decisions that are based on comprehensive information, and providing the appropriate services to make sure your projects meet your expectations.

Services:

  • Capital Improvement Plans
  • Master Planning
  • District Engineering
  • Development Review
  • Feasibility Studies

Contact:
Mike McIntosh, PE
Omaha, NE
402.496.2498

Tamara Graham, PE
Fort Collins, CO
970.226.0342

Dan Miller, PE
Kansas City, MO
816.361.0440

Oil and Gas

From the assessment of a single well site to the development of complex oil and gas facilities, our team understands the specific issues that affect your project. We provide a full range of consulting services. Lamp Rynearson’s talented team of experts are prepared to address all parts of the permitting process, navigate local processes, and understand the regulatory agencies. Our all-inclusive team will act as an extension of your operations from project planning to design and construction.

Services:

  • Oil and Gas Well Permitting
  • Land Use Permitting (Use by Special Review)
  • Site Planning and Design (Industrial, Commercial, Residential)
  • Produced Water Disposal Facility/Evaporation Pond Site Planning and Design
  • Topographic Surveys
  • Exhibits Preparation for Right-of-Way and Easement Acquisition
  • Stormwater and Floodplain Management Plans and Permits
  • Coordination of Environmental Compliance
  • Asset Management/GIS Analysis

Contact:
Pete Carlson, PE
Fort Collins, CO
970.226.0342

Schools

Places of learning need to be safe, functional, and inspiring – We help school districts capture these outcomes through creative and sustainable designs. Knowing the restrictions and requirements of educational institutions, our professionals are exceptional at school project planning, community engagement, funding, jurisdictional and governmental coordination, and permitting. One step further, we’ll ensure your final design operates seamlessly within the community by identifying adjacent property improvements and working with local municipalities to make them happen.

Services:

  • Feasibility Studies for Existing and Proposed School Sites
  • Construction Cost Estimating and Scheduling
  • Site Improvements – New Construction and Reconstruction
  • Site Accessibility and Parking Lots
  • Traffic Engineering and Pedestrian Circulation
  • Playgrounds and Site Amenities
  • Utilities and Stormwater Management
  • Athletic Facilities
  • Fire Hydrant Analysis and Emergency Vehicle Access
  • Survey and Entitlements
  • Pools and Aquatic Facilities

Contact:
Joe Zadina, PE
Omaha, NE
402.496.2498

Isaac Tiley, PE
Fort Collins, CO
970.226.0342

Stormwater Management

Requirements for stormwater management have become more and more complex – we want to help keep you in compliance. Our highly skilled and experienced stormwater management team will support you from project inception to construction completion. We are meticulously familiar with local stormwater management requirements, FEMA flood plain requirements, and the National Pollution Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) regulations. We have experience in the design and monitoring of stormwater management and erosion control measures for municipal infrastructure and for residential, commercial, and institutional developments. To assist in decision-making, we offer CAD and GIS mapping services to create visual presentations of information.

Services:

  • Hydrologic & Hydraulic Analysis
  • Floodplain Analysis
  • Stormwater System Design
  • Hydraulic & Drainage Structure Design
  • Green Infrastructure Design
  • NPDES Permitting and Inspection
  • Erosion and Sediment Control Design

Contact:
Mike McIntosh, PE
Omaha, NE
402.496.2498

Dan Miller, PE
Kansas City, MO
816.361.0440

Surveying

Understanding that survey is a fundamental component in successful project development, Lamp Rynearson uses a variety of methods to collect data with accuracy and speed. Having provided surveys since 1959, our experience in traditional and innovative techniques ensure clients receive comprehensive deliverables for their project. Total Station and Global Positioning Systems (GPS) capabilities, aerial drone technology, ATVs, and radio controlled watercraft vehicles assist in effectively meeting your surveying needs.

Services:

  • Cadastral & Boundary Surveys
  • Right-of-Way Surveys
  • Control Surveys
  • ALTA/NSPS Land Title Surveys
  • Bathymetric/Hydrographic Surveys
  • Quantity & Volume Surveys
  • Construction Staking & Monitoring
  • Preparation of Subdivision Plats
  • Preparation of Legal Descriptions & Exhibit Drawings for deeds, easements, changes in zoning, site planning, etc.
  • Oil & Gas Surveying

Contact:
Warren Headlee, PLS
Omaha, NE
402.496.2498

Laine Landau, PLS
Fort Collins, CO
970.226.0342

Transportation

Safely and efficiently – These two words are goals in themselves when designing the movement of pedestrians and vehicles. Specialized professionals in our office orchestrate the transportation details of highways, bridges, urban streets and arterials. The challenges you face in traffic circulation planning, alignment, right-of-way, and complying with local and state processes are areas our professionals are prepared to navigate with you.

Services:

  • Municipal/Arterial Street Design
  • Roundabout Design
  • Traffic Impact Studies
  • Traffic Signal Design
  • Arterial Studies and Signal Timing
  • Education and Medical Campus Circulation Planning and Retrofitting

Contact:
Matt Kruse, PE, PTOE
Omaha, NE
402.496.2498

Tamara Graham, PE
Fort Collins, CO
970.226.0342

Dan Miller, PE
Kansas City, MO
816.361.0440

Wastewater

Today more than ever, regulations for wastewater treatment are increasingly stringent. Being trusted advisors for our clients, we are relied upon to be responsive and apply practical solutions which enhance wastewater processes. Systems are designed to meet compliance needs and new generations of technology are incorporated to create more efficient processes. In addition, our team has helped clients build, own, finance and operate their own facilities.

Services:

  • Collection Systems
  • Wastewater Lift Stations
  • Force Main Evaluation & Design
  • Wastewater Treatment Plant Design
  • Facility Plans
  • Inflow & Infiltration Studies
  • Industrial Pretreatment

Contact:

Bob Orsatti, PE
Lakewood, CO
303.971.0030

Tony O’Malley, PE
Kansas City, MO
816.361.0440

Water Resources Infrastructure

From dams to reservoirs, we offer services that maximize the performance of clients’ water resources. We focus on evaluating and improving water resources infrastructure that will maintain resilience for years to come.

Services:

  • Water Resources Infrastructure Planning and Design
  • Permitting and Regulatory Compliance
  • Dam Design, Maintenance, and Rehabilitation
  • Dam Breach and Inundation Mapping
  • Floodplain Modeling
  • Stream Restoration
  • Levees and Flood Control
  • Irrigation Diversion and Conveyance Design
  • Bathymetric Surveys
  • Reservoir Capacity Dredging Studies

Contact:
Mike McIntosh, PE
Omaha, NE
402.496.2498

Tom Dea, PE
Lakewood, CO
303.971.0030

Dan Miller, PE
Kansas City, MO
816.361.0440

Water Rights Engineering

Whether you’re an applicant or opponent of water plans, our water engineers have extensive experience successfully negotiating complex hydrologic issues with opposing parties and in providing expert testimony in court. Our experience doing technical consultation for hundreds of water rights acquisitions, transfers, and augmentation plans can help you achieve your goals and greater water security.

Services:

  • Expert Testimony and Litigation Support
  • Water Rights Appraisals
  • Water Rights Transfers
  • Historic Use Analysis
  • Augmentation Plans
  • Substitute Water Supply Plans
  • Defense of Water Rights
  • Water Rights Operations and Accounting
  • Establishment of New Water Rights
  • Strategic Management of Water Rights

Contact:
Bruce Kroeker, PE
Lakewood, CO
303.971.0030