Leon Staab

Leon Staab
Chief Stormwater Engineer
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P: 816-822-3214
F: 816-822-3514

Stormwater Design Solutions for All Stages of Development

Stormwater Design Solutions for All Stages of Development

Growth and development are what every community wants, but increasing urbanization can place a strain on existing stormwater drainage systems. Turn to Burns & McDonnell for comprehensive, effective and regulation-compliant stormwater solutions.

When your stormwater infrastructure does not meet your expections, you can rely on Burns & McDonnell to provide fast and cost-effective solutions.

Whether your stormwater challenges are regional or local, a new system or rehabilitation of an existing one, our team of stormwater experts has the knowledge, skills and experience to help your project succeed. From master planning to design and construction, we can support your stormwater needs for any stage of the project.

Multidisciplined Approach to Stormwater Projects

Modern stormwater projects typically demand a multidisciplined effort with many areas of expertise contributing to a successful completion. That is why Burns & McDonnell offers a wide array of in-house services including: geographical information systems (GIS); system modeling; environmental engineering; environmental permitting; public relations; geotechnical engineering; right-of-way acquisition; cost estimating; and resident representative services.

  • Multiphased, systemwide storm sewer replacements in established, urban communities
  • Design of combined sewer separation projects
  • Emergency channel repairs to protect vital utilities
  • Design of local and regional detention facilities
  • Channel stabilization through residential areas
  • Design of bridges and culverts for various local, state and federal agencies
  • Channel modifications to the Blue River
  • Complex hydrologic and hydraulic modeling storm drainage systems
  • Stormwater infrastructure improvements for oil refineries
  • Ecosystem restoration on the Missouri River
  • Design of stormwater pumping stations