Contracting and Jobs

Looking for other opportunities to contract with UTRWD on the Lake Ralph Hall project? All bid opportunities will be posted on CivCast. Search by Lake Ralph Hall.

Interested in becoming a sub-contractor or work for a contractor? Reach out directly to the contractor. See below for information about the individual contractors and their respective work scopes. This information will be updated as new contracts are awarded.

Contractor Information by Project Component

Dam and Spillways
  • Engineer: Freese & Nichols, Inc.

  • Contractor: Granite Construction Company

  • Scope Includes: Dam; spillway; emergency spillway; outlet/intake structure; intake valves, piping and structure; dam and borrow area clearing

  • Point of Contact ( for craft workforce):

  • Point of Contact (for subcontractors / vendors):

Roads and Bridges
  • Design Builder: Flatiron Constructors, Inc.

  • Scope Includes: SH 34 & FM 1550 relocations; improvements; adjustments and terminations of county roads; demolition of four bridges; removal of abandoned paving on SH 34, FM 2990 and FM1550; and clearing in roadway construction areas.

  • Construction, Engineering & Inspection: Lamb-Star Engineering, LLC

  • Point of Contact (for employment & subcontracting):

    • Samantha Ferez


    • 512-781-7416 ext 7619

Environmental Improvements
  • Full Service Provider: Texas Mitigation Solutions, LLC

  • Scope Includes: Final design, construction, monitoring, maintenance, and adaptive management of environmental improvements through acceptance by USACE.

  • Point of Contact (for employment & subcontracting):

Clearing and Demolition
  • Status: Currently seeking Statement of Qualifications for Demolition Services

  • Reservoir Area Engineer: Jacobs Engineering Group, Inc.

  • Construction Procurement Anticipated: Statement of Qualifications due December 22, 2021. Visit for more information and to submit qualifications.

  • Procurement/Contracting Method: UTRWD will negotiate with selected qualified contractors detailed scope of services and corresponding price agreements specific to individual work authorizations.

  • Scope Includes: Clearing and demolition of fences, structures and out buildings, along with disposal of debris, dumps, and scatters located within the footprint of Lake Ralph Hall.

Conveyance Elements
  • General Engineering Consultant: LAN

    • Scope Includes: Finalizing pipeline alignment, ROW survey and instrument preparation, mapping, preliminary design for pump station, balancing reservoir, and flow control station at Irving Pipeline, system hydraulic design (including surge), controls conceptual design, coordinate final design.

  • Pipeline & Balancing Reservoir Final Design:

  • Pipeline & Balancing Reservoir Construction:

    • Construction Manager at Risk: Garney Companies, Inc.

    • Scope Includes: Construction of Segments 1 & 2, Balancing Reservoir & Control Station for Irving Pipeline

    • Point of Contact (for employment & subcontracting):

  • Pump Station Final Design:

  • Pump Station Construction:

    • Point of Contact (for employment & subcontracting):

Support Facilities
  • Status: Site for Lake Headquarters selected; site for operations/maintenance near dam tentatively selected; amenities sites and scope not defined

  • Facilities Planning and Design: Halff Associates, Inc.

  • Scope Includes: Programming and design for Lake Headquarters, operations/maintenance facilities, amenities

  • Facilities Construction: Procurement anticipated 4th Quarter 2022

  • Procurement/Contracting Method: Competitive Sealed Proposals/Conventional Design-Bid-Build

Quality Management & Assurance Team
  • Engineer: Kleinfelder, Inc.

  • Scope Includes: Supports UTRWD’s management of Lake Ralph Hall program and capital program capabilities, program maintenance deployment, miscellaneous planning, design and engineering services, inspection and other construction management staff augmentation.

  • Point of Contact (for employment & subcontracting):

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