Presented by Dennis Richards, P.E., D.WRE, F.EWRI, F.ASCE
Dennis L. Richards is an engineering consultant in Phoenix, Arizona with a focus in hydraulic and sedimentation engineering. His experience encompasses planning, analysis, design, and construction of stormwater and flood control projects. Dennis has served as Project Principal and/or Project Manager for numerous projects involving hydraulic and sediment transport analyses, floodplain delineation, channel and bridge scour analyses, stream stability, levee and/or bank protection design, and grade-control structure design. He has conducted investigations to evaluate channel stability and impacts to structures due to in-stream sand and gravel mining.
Dennis has prepared design guidelines, procedures, and manuals; developed and presented numerous training courses on hydraulic design, scour analysis, stormwater management, and floodplain issues; and published a number of technical papers. He has provided technical support for litigation cases concerning drainage and flooding problems, channel and bank erosion, sedimentation, and floodplain/floodway issues.