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Duemmel and El-Gazairly to Present at 2019 IBC

Paul Duemmel, PE and Loai El-Gazairly, Ph.D., P.E. will be presenting before the International Bridge Conference (IBC) about the post-tensioned straddle bents for the US 301 over SR1 project for Delaware Department of Transportation. The IBC is being held from June 10-12, 2019 at the Gaylord…

East Riverfront Wins Project of the Year

Congratulations to the East Riverfront project team who accepted the APWA Mid-Atlantic Chapter “Project of the Year Award” at the Chapter Conference in Norfolk, Virginia. Pictured (left to right): Ryan Tibbs from Wagman, M. Khara and Adel Edward from the City of Richmond, and Mark Vasco from WRA,…

WRA to Present Wilmington Viaduct Bridge Rehabilitation

Loai F. El-Gazairly, Ph.D., P.E. will be presenting "Modeling UHPC Link Slabs for the Wilmington Viaduct Bridge Rehabilitation Project" at the Second International Interactive Symposium on Ultra-High Performance Concrete (2IIS-UHPC).  The symposium is being held in Albany, New York from June 2…

El-Gazairly to Present to ASNT

Loai F. El-Gazairly, Ph.D., P.E, Associate will present at the American Society of Non-Destructive Testing (ASNT) in Richmond, Virginia on May 20, 2019. He will explain the retrofit and rehabilitation of the I-64 twin delta frame bridges over Maury River and Kerr’s Creek, Rockbridge County,…

WRA Receives Grand Award from ACEC National

WRA was awarded the Grand Award by ACEC National for the Enhanced Nutrient Removal at Back River Water Resource Recovery Facility. WRA's Dale Emerson, Karen Moran, Per Struck and Bill Wagner attended the Engineering Excellence Award Gala in Washington, DC along with Johnnie Hemphill, Lauren…

Welcome George Fabula, Jr

George Fabula is the former Director of Real Estate for the Maryland Department of Transportation Maryland Transit Administration and has over 22 years of experience in project, property and lease management. He has demonstrated the ability to lead project teams and has experience that includes…

Heavy Construction Contractors Association Recognizes WRA

This $42 million project, located in Tysons Corner, Fairfax County, Virginia, improved the existing twin bridges carrying Route 7 over the Dulles Toll Road (DTR) and Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH).  Each bridge carries two lanes of through traffic and one auxiliary lane and has…

2019 APWA Mid-Atlantic Project of the Year

The City of Richmond’s East Riverfront Transportation Improvement project has been selected to receive the 2019 American Public Works Association (APWA) Mid-Atlantic Chapter’s Project of the Year Award in the category of “Transportation, more than $5 Million, but less than $25 Million.” The project…

El-Gazairly and Duemmel to Present US 301

Loai F El-Gazairly, Ph.D., PE and Paul Duemmel, PE, Associates in WRA's Bridge Group, will be presenting the "Design and Construction of Post-Tensioned Straddle Bents for US 301 over SR 1 in Delaware" to United States Army Corps of Engineers and Delaware Department of Transportation.

WRA Welcomes Diane Melia-Anderson

Diane has over 15 years’ experience in transportation planning, fare collection, transit benefits, system planning, smart card implementation, environmental & site planning, program and project management. Through her career, she has assumed various roles working with and for state and local…