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498 Seventh Ave, 11th Floor
New York, NY 10018

(212) 539-7000

Scott Arends, PE

Senior Associate

Scott Arends, PE

Scott serves as the Midwest Infrastructure Practice Lead and specializes in planning, design, permitting, and construction of dams, flood risk management, bridges, and complex hydrologic and hydraulic systems. He is a registered professional engineer with significant experience as both a dam safety regulator and a consultant for industrial, municipal, state and federal clients. Scott has led the hydrologic and hydraulic analysis, peer review, forensic failure analysis, and design, plans, and specifications for numerous dams and complex civil works and water resource projects throughout the country.

Areas of Expertise
• Water resources
• Dam engineering
• Levee, floodwall, closure structure engineering
• Flood risk management
• Floodplain mapping/FEMA map revisions
• Hydrologic and hydraulic modeling
• Construction administration
Professional Activities
Association of State Dam Safety Officials (ASDSO)
Illinois Association for Floodplain and Stormwater Management (IAFSM)
Society of American Military Engineers
Association of Conservation Engineers
Illinois Society of Professional Engineers (ISPE)
BS, Civil Engineering, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
BS, Physics, Western Illinois University
Professional Engineer (PE)