Watkins Brook Flood Hazard Mitigation Project

Mountain Brook Village is a retail and commercial hub for the city of Mountain Brook, AL. In addition, the Birmingham Zoo, Birmingham Botanical Gardens, single family residences, and apartment complexes are located adjacent to Mountain Brook Village. Due to restrictions in the bridge openings and within the stream channel, some parts of the village and…

Hunt Refining Company

Since the mid 1960’s, the Hunt Refinery has been protected from flooding by a levee on the Black Warrior River. The levee serves a dual purpose by keeping flood waters out and containment in case of a spill. In 2009, Schoel Engineering began providing consulting services to gain FEMA recognition of the levee. The work…

VGauge

Do you have a need for a rain gauge at your site or facility but do not want the hassle that comes with operating and maintaining a gauge?  Schoel offers a precipitation monitoring service called VGauge that requires no equipment and eliminates the hassles.  Because we use radar to measure the rainfall for the precipitation…

Children’s of Alabama Hospital Expansion

This project includes the expansion of Children’s Hospital and the creation of a remote central energy plant. Schoel prepared topographic surveys for a five block area including all streets, public right-of-ways, and private properties. As part of the current Children’s Hospital Expansion, Schoel was involved in the recent streetscape survey and design work at Children’s…