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Anthony Alvarado

Water Resources Engineer

Fort Collins, CO
970.223.5556
AlvaradoA@AyresAssociates.com

"This work has required more documentation and project management responsibilities than normal due to the fact that FEMA and FHWA will most likely audit our records before reimbursing the County for the work. Anthony and his team have provided everything that Weld County Public Works has requested."
Richard White
Weld County, CO

Anthony joined Ayres Associates in 2000 in the field of water resources engineering. His focus is on river engineering studies. He has more than 15 years of GIS experience, including hydraulic analyses using HEC-GeoRAS, GIS-based geomorphic analysis and assessment, database development, cartography, and GIS-based mapping. He is a project manager overseeing GIS and hydrosurvey projects.

Anthony has strong experience using GPS to support geomorphic mapping and hydrographic surveying. He has experience and a working knowledge in the use of the Trimble GeoExplorer GPS handheld and other tablets in performing real-time GIS mapping.

His other experience includes bank protection design, sedimentation modeling, hydraulic modeling, field investigations for bridge site inspection, and geomorphic investigation and assessment. Anthony is proficient in the use of specialized programs for hydraulic analysis and mapping, including ArcGIS 9, HEC-GeoRAS, ArcPad, HEC-RAS, Global Mapper, MicroStation, InRoads SelectCAD, Descartes, Hypack, RMA-2V, and HEC-6.

Anthony's areas of expertise include the following:

  • Hydraulic modeling
  • SMS/RMA-2
  • HEC-RAS
  • HEC-6
  • Hydrographic surveying
  • MicroStation (Descartes/SelectCAD)
  • GIS
  • Arc View
  • Trimble GeoXT GPS handheld
Certifications
  • Certified Floodplain Manager
Education
  • BS, Civil Engineering, Colorado State University
Registrations
  • Registered Professional Engineer, TX
  • Registered Professional Engineer, FL
  • Registered Professional Engineer, NM
  • Registered Professional Engineer, CO