We are pleased to announce the appointment of Bryon Hinchey as a Senior Project Manager at S&ME, Inc.
Byron has 30 years of water resources engineering experience with Amec Foster Wheeler and two years with the U.S. Geological Survey. He has served as project manager on numerous municipal water resources projects and his technical duties have included hazard mitigation, flood response and recovery, stormwater CIP planning and design, stormwater infrastructure inventory and analysis, detailed hydrologic and hydraulic modeling, stormwater master planning, municipal stormwater program development, municipal stormwater NPDES permitting, stormwater user fees, and green infrastructure planning. Byron served as the Amec Foster Wheeler Program Manager for three disaster response contracts following the historic May 2010 flood in Nashville, Tennessee. He oversaw the efforts of more than 50 staff performing disaster-related services including residential and commercial damage assessments, stormwater infrastructure damage assessments, public relations, and stormwater system design, cost estimating, and construction management. For a decade, Byron served as program manager for numerous multi-faceted contracts for Metro Water Services (MWS), the water, sewer, and stormwater authority in Nashville, Tennessee. These contracts included a variety of projects and services, including watershed studies; NPDES permitting, green infrastructure master planning; hydrologic and hydraulic modeling; determination of system capacity, program, and policy development; project planning and design; erosion control; streambank stabilization; environmental permitting; geotechnical; surveying; construction management; and multiple agency/utility communication and coordination. Currently, Byron assists offices in several states providing a variety of water resources services to clients throughout the southeastern U.S.