West Shore Export Truckee River Crossing

Client: 
NV5
Key staff: 
Principal-In-Charge Walter R. Auerbach, P.E.; Project Manager - Nathan Chorey, P.E.; Surveyors - Keith Masuda, P.E., P.L.S. and Sara Carbonari, L.S.I.T.; Environmental Planner - Lydia Altick

The project included the replacement of the entire 36-inch sewer main pipeline as it crosses the Truckee River in Tahoe City, CA. AEC completed the surveying and base mapping required for design and permitting for the project. Survey services included topographic and boundary surveys, location of physical features in the Truckee River channel, and depiction of 100-year floodplain limits. Permits required for the project include a US Forest Service Special Use Permit, a California 401 Water Quality Certification and Basin Plan Exemption, a CA Department of Fish and Wildlife Streambed Alteration Agreement, and Caltrans Encroachment Permit for construction staging and access within the Caltrans Maintenance Yard.

Services included:

  • Topographic Survey and Mapping
  • Easement Plats and Descriptions
  • Revegetation Plan
  • Regulatory Permitting 
  • Construction Administration

Status: Construction completed in 2015.