Rich has extensive experience in a wide range of multi-disciplinary water engineering projects for municipalities from planning to implementation. He leverages this expertise as leader of the Water Practice Group for Wright-Pierce. In this role, Rich oversees technical and managerial aspects of all water projects within the Firm. His responsibilities include directing staff training, implementing regional and strategic marketing and planning objectives, and business development in the water supply field.
His experience includes master plans, water quality studies, pilot testing, new and rehabilitated water treatment facilities and pumping stations, new sources, replacement wells, storage tanks, distribution system infrastructure and overseas infrastructure inspections. His specialties include iron and manganese treatment, membrane filtration, and ultraviolet (UV) light disinfection.