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SAME Federal Small Business Conference

OEI Attends SAME Federal Small Business Conference

Representatives of OEI will attend the SAME Federal Small Business Conference being held this week.…

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Dam Rehabilitation North Texas

Flood Risk Assessment and Dam Rehabilitation, North Texas

Flooding can happen anywhere at any time of year and is the most common natural…

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Civil Engineering History and the Baltimore Beltway

More than 44 years ago the Francis Scott Key Bridge was officially completed and became…

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What Is A Water Resource Engineer?

Hydrology vs Hydraulics

Hydrology and hydraulics are tools that make up hydrodynamics which is what a water resource…

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Water Resource Management

One Water. Solved.

Environmental engineers face four major water resource management challenges in Texas. If these challenges are…

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Effects of COVID on the Civil Engineering Industry

We are now more than one year into the coronavirus pandemic, and engineers are feeling…

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Environmental Design

ASCE Texas Section Infrastructure Report Card

Every four years the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) evaluates the infrastructure of Texas.…

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Drinkable Water

Did you know that only about one percent of the earth’s water is drinkable?  The…

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Doris Miller VA Medical Center

Doris Miller VA Medical Center

OEI is proud to be working with the United States Department of Veteran Affairs (VA)…

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OEI Engineering

5 Core Foundations

O’Brien Engineering, Inc. (OEI) is committed to five core foundations that define our reputation and…

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Texas Flooding Fast Facts

When you create a new development like a road or building, the amount of land…

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Certified Floodplain Managers

OEI Certified Floodplain Managers Partner with FEMA

O’Brien Engineering is a recognized expert partner with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Our…

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Environmental Engineering Facts

Environmental engineers play an important role in project design. They assess the impact of a…

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Environmental Engineering

New Product will Improve Environmental Engineering Material Options

The ASCE Innovation Contest recently recognized three childhood friends for their development of a cement…

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Water Management Resolutions

OEI is a leading engineering company specializing in water management. It is our intention to…

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Floodplain Management Facts

Did you know that flooding is good for the health of a river and the…

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