BHC RHODES Hires Former Kansas City, Missouri Assistant City Engineer to Lead Its Public Works Services

Mr. Tom Degenhardt, P.E., P.L.S. joined BHC RHODES as the new Public Works Services Team Leader. He was a former Assistant City Engineer for Kansas City, Missouri’s Public Works department and brings twenty years of experience in large municipal government. Degenhardt will oversee engineering initiatives including street design, road and highway design, traffic engineering, storm water and drainage and construction services.

BHC RHODES has a strong and established public works team which will allow Degenhardt to focus immediately on customer care, evaluating business operations to enhance efficiencies and explore new market opportunities. “Tom’s simultaneous roles as a leader in City Public Works and as a customer to professional service providers, places us in the unique position of having a former customer provide our "No Problem" customer service, said BHC RHODES President, Kevin Honomichl. “There is no greater testimony.”

Degenhardt is a licensed professional engineer in Kansas and Missouri and a registered professional land surveyor in Missouri. He graduated from the University of Missouri with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering and later received his Master of Science in Civil Engineering from the University of Kansas.

BHC RHODES, civil engineering and surveying firm was founded in 1992 and is based in Overland Park, KS. They perform work nationally and internationally for telecommunications, public works, and development customers. BHC RHODES was recognized in 2013 as one of the Kansas City area’s fastest-growing companies, ranking in the Kansas City Business Journal and Ingram’s Magazine Corporate Report honor roll. BHC RHODES has been voted one of the best places to work both locally and nationally. For more information visit their web site at