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WestLand is pleased to congratulate Mark F. Taylor, PE who was appointed by Governor Ducey to the Central Arizona Project Board of Directors to represent Pima County. Mr. Taylor is one of WestLand’s founding partners; he graduated with a BS in Civil Engineering and earned his MBA, both from the University of Arizona. His term […]
Since our founding in 1997, ownership in WestLand Resources, Inc. has been exclusively held by a small group of shareholders. To create an organization with the capacity to be multi-generational, there must be a bridging mechanism for ownership. Continuing to look toward the future, WestLand announces the appointment of four Principals and seven Associates to […]
Bruce Larson, PE, has joined the ownership team as the newest Partner at WestLand Resources, Inc., a leading, Arizona-grown Engineering and Environmental service provider. Bruce also leads WestLand’s Land Development Sector, which provides civil engineering services for residential and commercial development projects throughout Arizona. He is a recognized industry leader with 27 years of experience […]
To protect a lesser long-nosed bat post-maternity roost, the National Park Service installed bat-compatible gates on the entrances to the abandoned State of Texas Mine within Coronado National Memorial in southeastern Arizona. Video camcorder surveys performed during peak occupation of this roost examined colony size, gate-induced injury or mortality, and bat exit rates. The findings […]
WRI Construction and WestLand were asked by the Miraval Resort in Tucson to design and build a 50,000 gallons per day (gpd) wastewater reclamation facility (WRF) that would allow the resort to expand. The resort’s goals for the WRF were: Produce A+ quality reclaimed water for reuse for landscape irrigation. A+ means that, besides the […]
WestLand is proud to announce that the South Rillito West Central Interceptor Rehabilitation (SRWC) project was awarded both the American Public Works Association (APWA) Southern Arizona Branch and Arizona Chapter Project of the Year Awards in the Environmental Category ($5 -$25 million). WestLand was a key member of the Construction Manager at Risk (CMAR) team, […]
WestLand archaeologist, Jeff Charest, discusses his findings on the ancient inhabitants of the Santa Cruz Valley and their similarities to the current residents in the area. Courtesy of Green Valley News. Experts to discuss findings from archaeological dig at Quail Creek.
WestLand is pleased to announce that Bruce Larson, PE, has joined the Phoenix, Arizona office as Principal/ Senior Project Manager. In this role, Mr. Larson will use his extensive industry experience to identify business opportunities and manage and deliver land development services to clients. The addition of Mr. Larson to the WestLand team will allow […]
When is a dry desert wash subject to federal protection under the Clean Water Act? Does the size of the wash matter? Or distance to a navigable water? How small is too small and how far is too far for a dry desert wash to be out of federal jurisdiction? WestLand’s Clean Water Act authorities […]