Environmental Planning, Permitting & Management

Commercial and residential project construction in and adjacent to water resources requires compliance with a broad and complex array of environmental and cultural resource preservations laws, policies and permit conditions. Principal offers environmental planning, permit and management strategies to enable project proponents to navigate through the planning and permit process with successful entitlements to build the project linked with environmental improvements. Principal’s recently completed and current projects are:

S. F. Bay to Stockton Navigation Improvement Study; Federal sponsor, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers; non-federal sponsor, the Port of Stockton;  Local contributors,  Contra Costa County and the Western States Petroleum Association

Redwood City Harbor Deepening Feasibility Study; Federal sponsor, U. S. Army Corps of Engineers; non-federal sponsor, the Port of Redwood City.

International Matex Tank Terminals (IMTT) -Richmond-CA MOTEMS Wharf Reconstruction

Bay Ship & Yacht Company:  Alameda WETA Ferry Dock Relocation

Black & Veatch:  Pacific Gas & Electric Embarcadero -Potrero 230 KV Electric Transmission Cable, San Francisco

Dutra Group:  Reconstruction of the Crescent City Harbor District’s Inner Boat Basin Rehabilitation Project (following the 2011 Japanese tsunami event)