City of Portsmouth Awards On-Call Civil Design Contract to Volkert and Woolpert

The firms will work together to provide civil engineering services under a five-year contract.

Portsmouth, Va. (Feb. 16, 2017) — Volkert and Woolpert have teamed up to provide the city of Portsmouth, Va., with on-call civil design engineering services under a five-year, $5 million maximum contract. Volkert will provide various services that include but are not limited to roadway design, and Woolpert will perform stormwater utility and site development design for the city.

Travis Davis, Woolpert project manager, said he was looking forward to working with Volkert and to providing Portsmouth with these needed engineering services.

“We know Volkert’s work to be outstanding, and our experience working with them already has been constructive and awesome,” Davis said. “It’s also a great contract for us as a firm because it reinforces the breadth of our engineering services. Woolpert is fortunate to have forged a great reputation for utility and stormwater work in this region of the country, and we’re excited to bring some of our expertise to the forefront and assist Volkert locally for this contract.”

This contract is slated to begin this spring.

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