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William Tully Rhodes, PE
Mississippi Area Manager

 

Mr. William “Tully” Rhodes is a senior civil and hydraulic engineer with 40 years of experience in South Mississippi and Louisiana. His project experience includes work as a project engineer, city engineer, project manager, and service area manager. He has been in responsible charge of wastewater, water, street and drainage projects in this area for 28 years.

Mr. Rhodes rejoined N-Y in 2012 after working for N-Y from 1977 to 1981 and from 1986 to 1990. He has worked almost exclusively as a project manager on county (parish) and municipal infrastructure projects since 1986 with a particular emphasis on water and wastewater projects.

 

Education:

 

  • Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, Mississippi State University, 1976
  • Master of Science, Environmental Engineering, Mississippi State University, 1977

 

Registration / Certifications

 

  • Professional Engineer (PE)
    • LA (19885) / Civil Engineering
    • MS (8055) / Civil Engineering
  • Memberships:
    • American Society of Civil Engineers

 

Representative Experience with N-Y

 

2012 to Present: N-Y Associates, Inc., Manager of Mississippi Area Office, Biloxi, MS

Mr. Rhodes’ assignments have included business development activities as well as the planning preparation of preliminary and final plans and the construction administration of a variety of civil engineering projects. These have included water, wastewater, drainage and street projects. He also served as the Design Manager on the $600 million Port of Gulfport Mississippi Restoration Program Management Team (N-Y was a subconsultant to another firm).

 

3/86 to 9/90       Office Manager, N-Y Associates, Inc., Biloxi, MS

*  St. Michael Wastewater Facilities Plan for the City of Biloxi, MS

* Central Business District Wastewater Facilities Plan for the City of Biloxi, MS

* North Biloxi Regional Wastewater Interceptor Project.

* Sunkist Regional Wastewater Interceptor Project, Biloxi, MS.

* Seaway Island Regional Wastewater Interceptor Project, Gulfport, MS.

* Popps Ferry Elevated Storage Tank for the City of Biloxi, MS.

* Pine / Myrtle Municipal Water Distribution Project for the City of Biloxi, MS.

* Division Street Roadway Improvements for the City of Biloxi, MS.

* Three annual utility system reports for the City of Biloxi, MS.

 

10/77 to 3/81     Project Engineer, N-Y Associates, Inc., Metairie, LA

* St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana Wastewater Collection System Design

* St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana Wastewater Facilities Plan Revisions

* St. James Parish, Louisiana Wastewater Facilities Plan

* Seminary, Mississippi Wastewater Facilities Plan

* St. Charles Parish, Louisiana West Bank Wastewater Facilities Plan Revisions

* City of Magee, MS Wastewater System Inflow and Infiltration Study

* $150 million Miss. Gulf Coast Regional Wastewater Treatment Study

* St. James Parish, Louisiana Wastewater Collection System Design

* Seminary, Mississippi Wastewater Collection System Design

* Bridge City, Louisiana Wastewater Treatment Plant Expansion

* Munster Wastewater Treatment Plant Expansion in St. Bernard Parish, LA

 

 

Representative Experience with Other Firms

 

1996-2011:   President, SpeedWork, Inc, Biloxi, MS

(Projects listed below include those done on a contract basis with local engineering firms.)

 

Water and Wastewater Projects

* Wastewater Treatment Needs Evaluation, Harrison County, Mississippi Wastewater Management District

* West Harrison Wastewater Master Utility Plan

* West Harrison Wastewater Facilities Plan

* West Harrison Wastewater Facilities Plan Amendment

* West Harrison Water System Facilities Plan

* West Hancock Elementary School Onsite Wastewater Treatment System Design

* East Central Harrison County Wastewater Facilities Plan

* 34th Street Pumping Station Hydraulic Design, Gulfport, MS

* Gulfport Pumping Station Rehabilitation Hydraulic Design

* Janice Water Association Wells and Distribution System

* City of Wiggins Water System Hydraulic Analysis

* City of Wiggins Wastewater Treatment System Expansion

* City of Wiggins Wastewater Pump Station Improvements

* City of Wiggins Water System Facility Plan

* Stone Utility Association Water System Hydraulic Analysis

* Long Beach/Pass Christian Wastewater Treatment Plant Improvements

* Cowan Pump Station Hydraulic Design

* City of Wiggins Master Water Plan

* City of Wiggins Master Wastewater Plan

* Hancock County Schools Wastewater Treatment Design (At two different sites)

* MDOT Canal Road Water Main Relocation

* MDOT Dolan Mobile Home Park Utility Relocation

 

Roadway and Drainage Projects

* Comprehensive Drainage Master Plan for the City of Gulfport, MS

* Drainage Project B Plans and Specifications, Bay St. Louis, MS

* Easterbrook / St. John Drainage Project, Bay St. Louis, MS

* Bay St. Louis/Waveland Middle School Site Design

* Project Specifications for the Relocation of Hewes Blvd., Gulfport, MS

* Kiln Public Library Site Design, Hancock County, MS

* New Orleans Avenue Roadway Design

* West Frontage Road Design, Highway 49 in Wiggins, MS

 

10/94 to 4/96     Service Area Manager, Waggoner Engineering, Pascagoula, MS

* Ocean Springs, West Wastewater Facility Plan

* Jackson County Industrial Water Transmission Project Phase I – Construction Phase

* Jackson County Industrial Water Transmission Project Phase II – Design Phase

* Master Drainage Plan for a portion of the City of Pascagoula

* Master Utility Plan for the Helena Community in Jackson County

 

10/90 to 9/94     Project Manager, Brown & Mitchell, Gulfport, MS

* Bayou View Wastewater Facilities Plan

* Southwest Gulfport Wastewater Facilities Plan

* Chamberlain Avenue Wastewater Facilities Plan

* Coffee Creek and College Park Wastewater Facility Plan Addendum

* Regional Wastewater Treatment Capacity Evaluation for Biloxi and Gulfport

* Bayou View Wastewater Collection System Improvements – Construction Phase

*   Southwest Gulfport Wastewater Collection System Improvements – Construction Phase

*   Chamberlain Avenue Wastewater Collection System Improvements – Construction Phase

*   Sweetwater Trails Subdivision in Gulfport, MS

 

9/83 to 2/86       City Engineer, Slidell LA.

* City of Slidell Municipal Wastewater Treatment Plant – Construction Administration

* City of Slidell Municipal Collection System Expansion – Construction Administration

* Operation Rainwater Municipal Drainage Project – Construction Administration

* Robert Road Municipal Water Well (2,500 gpm capacity) – Design and Construction

* Review of site plans for major developments such as Schwegmann’s Shopping Center and the new NME hospital

 

4/81 to 8/83       Project Engineer, Beard Engineering, Baton Rouge, LA

* City of Ruston, Louisiana Wastewater Facilities Plan

*   City of Ruston, Louisiana Wastewater Treatment Plant Expansion

* City of Ruston, Louisiana Municipal Wastewater Pump Station

* City of Ruston, Louisiana Water Treatment Plant Expansion

* City of Ruston, Louisiana Municipal Utility Department Maintenance Building