Location: Seattle, WA
As a subconsultant to Kennedy/Jenks Consultants, OCI is providing services for On-Call projects. Services may include identification and investigation of wastewater, stormwater, and urban stream capacity related problems in Seattle. Specific tasks may include problem identification, options development, options analysis, and design for smaller projects, investigative support for inquiries requiring a quick response and technical support and research for policy issues, and assisting Kennedy/Jenks with project management. OCI is excited about this opportunity to be working with SPU and Kennedy/Jenks Consultants and to address capacity problems throughout the City of Seattle.
The pictures below are from Rapid Response Projects through the On-Call, depicting some of the stormwater problems that OCI designs solutions for.
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- Capital improvement planning and implementation
- Comprehensive planning
- Hydrologic and hydraulic modeling
- Stormwater utility development
- Stormwater code review and update
- Surface water manual development and updates
- Floodplain analysis and mapping
- Watershed and basin modeling and planning
- Site plan development
- Training development and classroom instruction
- Storm and surface water system pipeline design
- Flood reduction
Vice President / Principal
As Vice President of Engineering and Senior Project Manager, Laura provides specialized hydrologic and hydraulic engineering, modeling, and design on Osborn Consulting projects. Laura’s professional engineering experience and background includes hydrologic and hydraulic modeling, flood reduction studies, stormwater management plans, small drainage projects and providing field direction during the placement of large woody debris. Her technical expertise also includes stormwater master planning, preparation of construction documents (PS&E), and capital improvement plan development. Laura is organized with a strong attention to detail.
OCI Shareholder and Board Member
Joined OCI: 2010
Education: BS in Civil Engineering, University of Washington
Licenses and Certificates: PE in Washington State
Associations: ASCE, APWA
HOBBIES & INTERESTS
Laura likes to get out and move. She loves the rush of running races and doing CrossFit, as well as the more relaxed pace of walking the dog, working in the garden, and tending to the chickens.