Merrick-McLaughlin Water Engineers Announces On-Call Award with Boulder County Parks and Open Space

Colorado – October 9, 2012 – Merrick & Company ( has been selected for an on-call contract to provide civil and water engineering services with Boulder County Parks and Open Space. This on-call contract will allow the County to utilize Merrick’s expertise in the following potential project areas: trailhead design, parking lot design, grading/earthwork calculations, culvert design, bridge design, and drainage design.

Merrick has a strong reputation in providing engineering services under open-end on-call contracts such as this one. The firm has provided these types of services to many municipal and governmental agencies over its 57 years in Colorado including the City and County of Denver, City of Aurora, City of Centennial, City of Castle Pines, RTD, and Jefferson County to name a few.

Merrick recently acquired the water-engineering firm of McLaughlin Water Engineers. McLaughlin has served the water systems, wastewater, water resources, drainage and flood control, utility economics, and whitewater design markets in the Rocky Mountain region since 1966. This acquisition provides Merrick with the added wet-infrastructure resources to continue its reach throughout the US in the firm’s focus markets of sustainable infrastructure, energy, life sciences, national security, and geospatial solutions.

Merrick & Company is a $111 million engineering, architecture, design-build, surveying, and geospatial solutions firm, serving domestic and international clients in the energy, national security, life sciences, and sustainable infrastructure markets. The firm is committed to sustainable design and construction practices through its 60+ LEED-accredited professionals and is continually expanding its in-house resources to serve tomorrow’s needs. The employee-owned company maintains 16 offices throughout the U.S., Canada, Mexico, and the United Kingdom.