The projects highlighted here illustrate our collaborative, client-focused approach to solving problems and enhancing communities all across the nation. If you'd like to hear more about the types of projects we've completed or the services we provide, let us know by contacting one of our Olsson offices or call us at 877.831.6389.
The redevelopment of this former horse-racing property is an urban, mixed-use development. It has state-of-the-art research facilities, offices, retail, lodging, academics, entertainment and residential components.
Alamosa Water Project
Olsson assisted city officials in selecting location and construction specifications for a new elevated water storage reservoir and related infrastructure.
Alma Municipal Airport
Olsson has provided engineering services for the Alma Municipal Airport since 2006. The NDA chose an Olsson runway project as the 2013 Project of the Year.
Olsson provided survey services for more than 100 Amtrak stations across the United States.
Antelope Valley Revitalization
Olsson provided transportation, traffic, and stormwater engineering services for this $240 million infrastructure project, which was the catalyst for long-term development in Lincoln’s core.
Arizona State Campus Improvements
Olsson's Landscape Architecture team completed master planning and design services for ASU’s North Campus Improvements project. This high-priority project was completed in four months.
Broken Bow Wind Farm
Several Olsson teams helped develop and construct 50 wind turbines that will generate 80 megawatts of power in Custer County, Nebraska.
CenturyLink Parking Information System
Olsson provided an automated parking count system and a separate dynamic message sign system to be deployed throughout the stadium area in downtown Omaha.
Cheyenne County Municipal Airport
Olsson assisted the airport in securing FAA grants to improve airport amenities and provided the airport a full range of airport engineering services.
Children's Campus of Kansas City
Olsson provided site design services for this educational facility that houses numerous services for low-income children and their families. The team achieved a LEED® Silver certification for the project.
City Center Stream Restoration
The City of Lenexa, Kansas, selected Olsson Associates to provide geomorphic assessment and stream restoration design for a half-mile reach of natural stream impacted by past mining operations.
Clay Center Transmission Line
Working with limited right-of-way restrictions, Olsson designed a new switching station, substation, and 115-kilovolt transmission line extension.
Cozad Fiber to the Home
Olsson Associates was contracted to design a state-of-the-art Fiber–to-the-Home (FTTH) deployment, bringing 1 Gbps of bandwidth to more than 2,100 businesses and residences within the Cozad city limits.
Evelyn Sharp Field General Aviation
Olsson provided design and construction oversight for an innovative design that combined the airport’s terminal and T-hangar, saving the client thousands in construction costs.
Fort Hood Compost Facility Upgrades
Olsson provided technical evaluation for Fort Hood’s compost facility operations, making compost operations more efficient and less expensive.
Gateway Arch Soil Renovation
Olsson provided technical soils evaluation, design, and management plans for the new landscape design at the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial, the site of St. Louis’ iconic Gateway Arch.
Grange Hall Creek Channel Improvements
Olsson Associates provided channel improvements, including protecting existing sanitary sewer lines, stabilizing the channel banks and thalweg, and protecting the pedestrian trail near the creek.
Iowa DOT ITS Services
The Iowa DOT has looked to Olsson to design and oversee construction of fiber and wireless communications to traffic surveillance devices, DOT facilities, and partner agency locations across the state.
Joplin Mercy Hospital
In May 2011, an EF-5 tornado destroyed the Joplin hospital. Olsson provided negotiation for all off-site property acquisitions, including easements, right-of-way, and property acquisitions for the new hospital.
Kansas State University Projects
Olsson provided multiple services for seven projects on the Kansas State University Campus, including design work on the new chilled water plant.
Lafayette Interceptor Drain and Outlet
Olsson Associates served as the prime consultant for the second segment of this regional drainage system in eastern Phoenix. This project was the winner of the 2014 ACEC Arizona Engineering Excellence Honor Award.
Numerous Olsson teams were involved in the lake’s design, which was constructed for the purpose of long-term development of wetlands, flood reduction, and public recreation.
Legends Outlets Kansas City
Ochsner Hare & Hare (OHH) provided conceptual design and design development services for hardscape, landscape, and irrigation.
Lincoln's Double Roundabout
Olsson designed and helped oversee construction of a unique, double roundabout, which minimized traffic flow, provided functionality and safety improvements to the transportation network.
May Avenue Bridge
Olsson Associates provided multiple services for the initial assessment, analysis, and design of the damaged portion of the collapsed bridge for the City of Oklahoma City.
Olsson provided hydrologic and hydraulic design and construction management to stabilize 1,500 feet of drainageway for Jefferson Public Schools.
Murdock Wetland Phytoremediation
Olsson developed a wetland design that helped the phytoremediation site remove contaminants from the groundwater aquifer beneath Murdock, Nebraska.
N. 14th Street Multilane Roundabout
To address capacity and safety concerns along a major traffic route, Olsson’s Transportation team provides design services to widen 14th Street and construct a roundabout at a heavily traveled intersection.
Nebraska Innovation Campus’ C.R.E.S.
Olsson used reclaimed wastewater treatment plant water to heat and cool Nebraska Innovation Campus' buildings. Winner of the 2015 ACEC Nebraska Engineering Excellence Honor Award.
Nebraska State Patrol Crime Laboratory
Olsson assisted the state in choosing a site that would fit the unique needs of the crime laboratory. Olsson also provided mechanical and electrical engineering design, bidding, and construction administration services.
Olsson provided traffic analysis and design, environmental assessment, and public involvement for this major traffic route in Cheyenne, Wyoming.
North Platte Regional Airport
Olsson's airport team has provided cost effective and long-lasting pavement rehabilitation while maintaining airport traffic at the North Platte Regional Airport since 2004.
Old Cross Cut Canal
Our water resources team provided design services to connect the existing Old Cross Cut Canal extension with a future drainage system in the Arcadia neighborhood in Phoenix.
Operation Green Light
Olsson has been involved in several projects, including field communication design, signal enhancements, and signal timing optimization.
Overland Park Soccer Complex
Green practices were incorporated to maintain and enhance the surrounding natural corridor, while removing pollutants found in stormwater runoff, reducing erosion, and minimizing frequent flooding.
Papago Park Master Plan
The regional master plan created a shared set of objectives, policies, and goals through examination of past master plans, extensive public involvement, stakeholders interviews, focus groups, and committees.
Olsson provided all civil site work and Olsson and Ochsner Hare & Hare created an interpretive trail/wetland for this project.
Rio Vista Community Park
Olsson designed Peoria's first community park and master plan with consideration and integration of diverse recreational programming needs.
Sarpy County EPA Brownfields Project
Under contract with Sarpy County, Olsson applied for and administered an EPA Brownfields grant, which funded a comprehensive Phase II Environmental Site Assessment.
Sedalia Wastewater Improvements
Olsson provided design and professional services to develop and implement a $30 million, seven-year program of improvements to Sedalia’s wastewater facilities.
Sioux City Water Master Plan, Treatment Plant
Olsson has had a major role in contributing to Sioux City’s water master plan for the city and surrounding communities. Olsson also helped update the city’s water supply and treatment plant capacity.
Sproul Water Booster Station
Olsson designed this reinforced concrete structure to house five booster pumps that would accommodate current and future area housing developments.
Olsson is providing land development, landscape architecture, and field services for this new development in Omaha.
The Legends at Sparks Marina
Ochsner Hare & Hare, a design studio of Olsson Associates, provided services that included conceptual design and design development for this Reno and Sparks, Nevada area entertainment development.
Thomas County Airport
For almost a decade, Olsson has had a significant role in providing the airport with cost-effective solutions for their runway and airport surface projects.
Three-Mile Creek Trail
For this award-winning project, Olsson provided services for this trail that incorporated the town’s rich history with the area’s natural beauty.
Thunder Basin Watershed Study
Olsson completed a Level I watershed study for the Lower Cheyenne River Watershed that became the foundation for decisions on the area’s watershed management activities and improvements.
This Lake City, Minnesota, project involved installing a new substation and modifying the existing substation by Olsson's Power Electrical team.
Olsson provided numerous services to create a 650-acre mixed use community around a 65-acre flood control lake in Lincoln, Nebraska.
Western Road Widening
Olsson Associates provided multiple services to widen Western Road. Western Road is located on the west side of the OSU campus, and it’s located within the drainage basin of a Natural Resources Conservation Service dam.
Wichita Transit Community Outreach
Olsson worked to create awareness, educate and engage stakeholders and the traveling public, and motivate long-term behavioral changes related to transit services within the community.