Aggie Network 12 Under 12


Congratulations to James Jones for being named to the Aggie Network 12 Under 12 Young Alumni Spotlight. James is senior vice president and Hydrology and Hydraulics practice leader at Jones|Carter. James was named Young Engineer of the Year in 2016 by the Greater Houston Chapter of the Texas Society of Professional Engineers, and is a past president of the Young Professional Association of the Petroleum Club of Houston. James is currently serving on the Board of ACEC – Texas and volunteers each year with the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. James serves on the Zachry Department of Civil Engineering Advisory Council and is a frequent guest speaker for the Civil Engineering Department. To read more about James and other 12 Under 12 Young Alumni Spotlight honorees, visit

Hurricane Harvey

UPDATE: 9:00AM 8-25-17

by Craig W. Kalkomey PE, CFM
Department Manager, Hydrology and Hydraulics

Overnight, Hurricane Harvey was upgraded to a Category 2 Hurricane with maximum sustained winds of 110 MPH. Harvey is currently expected hit landfall as a strong Category 3 Hurricane (maximum sustained winds of 130 MPH) somewhere between Corpus Christi and the Matagorda Bay. Conditions still appear to be favorable for continued intensification up to landfall and Harvey exhibits a classic well defined hurricane on both satellite and radar images.

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AWWA WaterWeek 2017

AWWA WaterWeek 2017-

Helping Houston Kids Learn About the Importance of Drinking Water at WaterWeek.

With years of experience in the master planning and design of plants, facilities, and pumping stations for the treatment and transport of all water types, the Water Practice of Jones|Carter has deep knowledge about the public’s most precious commodity. Continue reading AWWA WaterWeek 2017

Congratulations to TxDOT on A Century of Service!

Liberty TruckCongratulations to TxDOT on a century of service! TxDOT has a long history of collaboration with JC and an even longer history of connecting Texans to what matters most. This refurbished WWI surplus truck used by the department in its early years will be traveling the state to celebrate the anniversary. We caught the truck while it was right down the street from our Houston office! You can find more information on the truck’s journey and on TxDOT’s first 100 years on their centennial website