Building a school? What your civil engineer should know.

PRD Land Development Services considers it a privilege to work on education projects. It’s always exciting to understand the unique…

Building a hospital? Things your civil engineer should know.

Hospitals and medical campuses have unique build challenges that must account for evolving technology, increased specialization, and maintaining operations while…

Commercial Build? Know what your city needs.

PRD Land Development Services has a unique advantage over other civil engineering firms when it comes to commercial projects. The…

A comprehensive list of 2019 Flood Mitigation Legislation Bills enacted in Texas

In 2019, there have been many bills enacted in Texas for Flood Mitigation Legislation. Find below a comprehensive list. Make…

Floodplain Mitigation: Elevation or By Map

If you’re wondering, what is floodplain mitigation? Let’s discuss it. In environmental engineering, the flood mitigation involves the management and…

Floodplain Mitigation Requirements For Your Build

When you see the water rising, it’s too late to plan for a flood. That’s why it’s important to make…

Floodplain Mapping explained and why it is important

A 2013 map of the estimated 100-year and 500-year floodplains for Harris County, where Houston is located. [Army Corps of…

The Community Rating System (CRS)

The Community Rating System (CRS) is a voluntary program that communities can elect to be a part of if they…

What is the National Flood Insurance Program?

Did you know that 90 percent of all natural disasters in the United States involve flooding? That’s according to the…