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Street Art in Philadelphia for Mantua Greenway Project

Philadelphia, PA - WRA Landscape Architects and Planners from the Wilmington office led a team of community members and Mantua Greenway project stakeholders in construction of artistic crosswalks and a roadway mural. This artwork on the streets is temporary and is drawing attention to the Mantua…

WRA’s Manayunk Bridge Trail to Receive 2016 Preservation Achievement Grand Jury Award

Philadelphia, PA – WRA’s Manayunk Bridge Trail project was recently selected by the Preservation Alliance for Greater Philadelphia (PAGP) to receive a 2016 Preservation Achievement Grand Jury Award. The award will be presented to WRA at the 23rd Annual Preservation Achievement Awards on Wednesday,…

WRA to Present at the PPTA Conference

WRA is exhibiting at the Pittsburgh Public Transportation Conference from April 19 through April 21, 2016 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.  Presentations, given by industry experts, will highlight advancements in public transportation as well as discuss some of the challenges that impact it. …

Marine Engineering Presentation - WTS’s Transportation YOU Program

Baltimore, MD – Pam Destino, a WRA Senior Project Engineer, recently presented a session on marine engineering to girls at Patterson High School in Baltimore City. The presentation included WRA’s involvement in marine infrastructure design for clients like the Navy and the private shipbuilding…

WRA Welcomes Jonathan Avner, PTP

WRA is pleased to announce that Jonathan Avner will be joining the WRA team as a Senior Project Planner in our Austin, Texas office.  With over 18 years of experience as a Transportation Planner, Jonathan possesses extensive project management of large complex projects, such as the Texas…

WRA Ranked #1 by BBJ

Baltimore, MD - WRA was ranked number one in the Baltimore Business Journal for the highest number of professional engineers working in the Baltimore area. Read more.

UMD Engineers Without Borders Ghana Project

Padraic Gray (Baltimore, Water/Wastewater) and a group of students from the University of Maryland chapter of Engineers Without Borders (UMD EWB) Ghana Project team completed a trip to the Sumaman High School in Suma Ahenkro, Ghana over the 2016 Winter Break.

WRA Ranks #4 Among the Top Large Employers in Baltimore

Baltimore, MD -  WRA is recognized by the Baltimore Sun as one of the Top Workplaces for 2015.  

11th Street Bridge Park

WRA was awarded the engineering services for the 11th Street Bridge Park.  The park at Anacostia Crossing will connect two sides of the river with a series of outdoor programmed spaces and active zones that will provide an engaging place hovering above, yet anchored in, the Anacostia River.…

Scotland Rec Center Receives LEED Gold Certification

To support Montgomery County’s green initiatives, the Scotland Recreation Center in Potomac, Maryland incorporated numerous sustainable design elements.  These elements included water efficient fixtures, energy efficiency, incorporation of low VOC materials, and water-efficient landscaping.…