URS’ team of experts oversees many projects including bridges, buildings, dams and levees, highway embankments, landfills, railroads and tunnels.

Our clients rely on our technical support and customized services for accuracy, quality and ingenuity. From automated instrumentation, through collection and processing of data and access to real-time feedback, URS ensures your team is working under safer conditions. Our clients feel safe with our efforts; we feel secure with our systems.

Los Vaqueros Dam

Los Vaqueros Dam

URS was responsible for the planning and design of the dam from the inception of site selection and reservoir sizing studies, to completion of final design and bidding documents.

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Tuttle Creek Dam Failure Warning System

Tuttle Creek Dam Failure Warning System

Designed to automatically detect dam failure or incipient failure following an earthquake, the system automatically activates the downstream siren warning system.

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Hoover Dam Bypass Project

Hoover Dam Bypass Project

URS designed a wireless blast monitoring system to record the levels of ground movement during the blasting operations at the base of each of the bridge pier locations.

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Wolf Creek Dam ADAS

Wolf Creek Dam ADAS

The USACE contracted with URS to design, install and operate an ADAS to automate more than 80 piezometers on the downstream embankment and on the upstream work platform of the dam.

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Bluestone Dam ADAS

Bluestone Dam ADAS

URS is currently integrating the Bluestone Dam ADAS instrumentation data with the Huntington District's WinIDP data management system.

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London Avenue Canal

London Avenue Canal

URS installed structural and geotechnical instrumentation in combination with an ADAS to monitor the behavior of the Levee / I-Wall during a site-specific hydrostatic load test.

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