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Mr. Forman is a founder of Arendell Engineers and has 36 years of civil, municipal and coastal engineering project experience for private, government and military clients. His experience includes marina projects with over 6000 slips in both wet and dry storage facilities, dredging projects totaling over 12 million cubic yards and some $60 million in construction costs (including beach nourishment), and bulkhead projects with over 2 miles of vinyl, steel and concrete structures. Mr. Forman specializes in projects with waterfront components including urban waterfront redevelopment, marinas, waterfront parks, residential and commercial development, and redevelopment of industrial waterfronts.

James W. (Bill) Forman, Jr., P.E.

President/Senior Engineer

 

 

Education:  B.S.C.E./1976/Civil Engineering/North Carolina State University, M.S./1978/Civil Engineering & Marine Sciences/North Carolina State University

Registration: Professional Engineer North Carolina 1983, #10733, Commonwealth of Virginia 1995, #025876, South Carolina 2004, #23707

Project History

Projects for which Bill has been the project engineer include the following (click to expand project detail):

Harkers Island Sewer Company, Harkers Island, Carteret County, North Carolina
  • Project Engineer for combining treatment capacities from three existing wastewater treatment plants, master planning of collection and treatment systems including onsite effluent disposal, and design, permitting and construction administration for phases 1, 2 and 3 of low pressure sewer collection system to eventually serve all of Harkers Island.
James Creek Subdivision Harkers Island, NC
  • Development of 79 lot subdivision including roads, waterline extensions, wastewater treatment and pressure sewer collection systems.
Newport River Pier Extension, Morehead City, North Carolina
  • Completed environmental permitting and design for a 152’ extension of a timber public fishing pier. Provided bidding & negotiation and construction administration services for the Town.
Morehead Waterfront, Morehead City, North Carolina
  • Assisted with the development of a master plan for the Town of Morehead City’s waterfront. Worked with Town officials, business owners, and other interested parties to develop waterfront redevelopment plan.
Moss Landing, Washington, North Carolina
  • Completed construction documents for phase 2 of the 40 single family lots Moss Landing project including low pressure sewer collection systems, and grading stormwater management and erosion control predesign and permitting.
10th Street Groin and Pier – Town of Morehead City, North Carolina
  • Completed design and preparation of plans and specifications for rehabilitation of groin and timber pier and Town of Morehead municipal park and boat launching facility.
Shepard Street Bulkhead Rehabilitation – Town of Morehead City, North Carolina
  • Completed design and preparation of plans and specifications for rehabilitation of existing concrete bulkhead and reinforced concrete cap replacement.
Continental Shelf Vessel Berth – Town of Morehead City, North Carolina
  • Completed design and preparation of plans and specifications for rehabilitation of timber dock and berth for commercial head boat.
Sea Spray Roof Replacement – Atlantic Beach, North Carolina
  • Prepared plans and Contract Documents and provided construction administration services for roof replacement for three condominiums buildings with new single ply membrane roof and drainage systems with over 72,000 square feet.
Whalers Ridge Waterline Extension, Harkers Island, NC
  • Design and permitting of waterline extension to serve adjacent subdivision for Harkers Island Sanitary District.
West Bay Subdivision Waterline Extension, Harkers Island
  • Development of 28 lot subdivision including roads, waterline extensions, wastewater treatment and pressure sewer collection
Barbour’s Landing, Wastewater Treatment Plant, Harkers Island, NC
  • Design, permitting and construction administration for 12,000 gpd MBR wastewater treatment plant and sewer lift station.
City of Washington Marina and Waterfront Redevelopment – Washington, Beaufort County, NC.
  • Redevelopment of downtown waterfront including rehabilitation of 2000 linear feet of bulkhead, construction of a waterfront promenade and marina for up to 116 slips.
Bogue Banks Beach Nourishment, Carteret County, NC
  • Beach nourishment of beaches in the towns of Emerald Isle, Indian Beach and Pine Knoll Shores. Design permitting and construction administration for 4 projects completed between 2001 and 2007 with total 4.9 million cubic yards at costs of $38,000,000.
Post-Isabel Dune Replenishment Projects - Nags Head and Kitty Hawk, NC
  • Design, permitting and construction administration of 3 projects completed between 2004 and 2006 constructing total of 12.7 miles of ocean front dune with 480,000 c.y. of sand from an approved upland borrow pit at a total cost of $6,050,000.
Isle of Palms Beach Restoration Project, Isle of Palms, SC
  • From March to May 2008 completed design, permitting and construction administration for multifaceted project that included removal of over 13,000 sand bags and beach nourishment of 885,000 c.y. from an offshore borrow area at a total cost of $8,400,000.
Groins and Beach Nourishment Project, Hunting Island State Park, Beaufort, SC
  • Completed design, permitting and construction administration for beach nourishment project followed by installation of 6 low profile steel sheet pile groins approximately 600 feet long with riprap toe protection. Beach nourishment included dredging and placement of 550,000 c.y. of sand from an offshore borrow area at a cost of $5,500,000.
Folly Beach Terminal Groin Charleston County Parks and Recreation Department, Charleston, SC.
  • Design and permitting of terminal groin at south end of Folly Beach for stabilization of south end of Corps of engineers beach nourishment project.
Edisto Beach Groin Rehabilitation, Edisto Beach, SC
  • Design and construction administration for rehabilitation of 20 timber groins using reinforced shotcrete applied the timber surfaces.
Edisto Beach Nourishment, Edisto Beach, SC
  • Design, permitting and construction administration for dredging and placement of 850,000 c.y. of sand from an offshore borrow area to fill groin field at cost of $7,700,000.
Arcadia Shores Beach Nourishment, Horry County, SC
  • Design, permitting and construction administration for dredging and placement of 315,000 c.y. of sand from an offshore borrow area at cost of $3,900,000.
Ocean Isle Beach Nourishment, Town of Ocean Isle, NC
  • Design, permitting and construction administration for dredging and placement of 150,000 c.y. of sand from an inlet borrow area and placed on beach at north end of island at cost of $700,000.
Sterling Farms Wastewater Treatment Plant, Onslow County, NC
  • Design, permitting and construction administration for 187,000 gpd MBR treatment plant for reuse/reclaim quality effluent to serve 500 unit single family development.nt.
Moss Landing – Moss Property Partners, LLC - Washington, NC
  • Redevelopment project on 100 year old industrial planing mill site for multi-family residential development including storm water management, utilities and wastewater collection.
Marina at the Pamlico (currently referred to as Moss Landing Marina) – Moss Property Partners, LLC - Washington, NC
  • Permitting of 92 slip marina in Pamlico River including State SEPA coordination and major CAMA permitting.
Bal Gra Harbor and Marina – Forest City Land Group (Charlotte, NC), Bertie County, NC
  • Permitting of 1300 acre upland development and 200 slip marina in the Chowan River (Salmon Creek tributary) including Environmental Assessment.
Deep Head Swash Ocean Outfall, City of Myrtle Beach, SC
  • Design of 1500 linear foot ocean outfall including horizontal directional drill for three 48 inch pipes and an alternate bid for direct burial installation of two 72 inch concrete pipes beneath active beach offshore to 25 ft. water depth.
Williams Wharf Landing – Mathews County Land Conservancy, Mathews, VA
  • Redevelopment of historic landing, boat yard and shell fish facility to 4-acre waterfront public access facility located on the East River including rowing training and competition facilities, preservation of historic resources and structures, permitting through VDOT, Mathews County, Virginia Marine Resources Commission (VMRC), Virginia Department of Health (VDH) and Virginia Department of Historic Resources (DHR), and design and construction administration services for upland development, piers and floating docks.
Jarrett Bay Marine Industrial Park – Carteret County, Beaufort, NC
  • Development of marine industrial park including road and utilities for industrial park, seven mile sewer force main and lift station, waterline extensions, and lift station rehab.
Morehead Beaufort Yacht Club, Inc., Beaufort, North Carolina
  • Design, permitting and construction administration for 1900 feet of bulkhead and fixed dock rehabilitation including marina power and potable water system replacement, channel and harbor dredging with onsite confined disposal area material disposal.
Crandon Park Marina, Phase II, Dade County, Parks and Recreation Department, Miami, Florida
  • Floating dock mooring system design and dock procurement.
Blackbeard Sailing Club Fixed Breakwater, New Bern, North Carolina
  • Design permitting and construction administration for 600 linear feet of welded steel sheet pile detached breakwater
Ramada Inn Marina (now Riverpoint Marina), New Bern, North Carolina
  • Design and procurement of floating dock and floating breakwater replacement and design of floating dock pile mooring system.
George M. Lockwood Municipal Marina, City of Charleston, Charleston, South Carolina
  • Design, permitting and construction administration for phase 1 of Lockwood City Marina including heavy timber fixed piers, floating docks and pile mooring system and utility rehabilitation.

James W. (Bill) Forman, Jr., P.E.

President/Senior Engineer

Education:  B.S.C.E./1976/Civil Engineering/North Carolina State University, M.S./1978/Civil Engineering & Marine Sciences/North Carolina State University

Registration: Professional Engineer North Carolina 1983, #10733, Commonwealth of Virginia 1995, #025876, South Carolina 2004, #23707

Mr. Forman is a founder of Arendell Engineers and has 36 years of civil, municipal and coastal engineering project experience for private, government and military clients. His experience includes marina projects with over 6000 slips in both wet and dry storage facilities, dredging projects totaling over 12 million cubic yards and some $60 million in construction costs (including beach nourishment), and bulkhead projects with over 2 miles of vinyl, steel and concrete structures. Mr. Forman specializes in projects with waterfront components including urban waterfront redevelopment, marinas, waterfront parks, residential and commercial development, and redevelopment of industrial waterfronts.

Project History

Projects for which Bill has been the project engineer include the following (click to expand project detail):

Harkers Island Sewer Company, Harkers Island, Carteret County, North Carolina
  • Project Engineer for combining treatment capacities from three existing wastewater treatment plants, master planning of collection and treatment systems including onsite effluent disposal, and design, permitting and construction administration for phases 1, 2 and 3 of low pressure sewer collection system to eventually serve all of Harkers Island.
James Creek Subdivision Harkers Island, NC
  • Development of 79 lot subdivision including roads, waterline extensions, wastewater treatment and pressure sewer collection systems.
Newport River Pier Extension, Morehead City, North Carolina
  • Completed environmental permitting and design for a 152’ extension of a timber public fishing pier. Provided bidding & negotiation and construction administration services for the Town.
Morehead Waterfront, Morehead City, North Carolina
  • Assisted with the development of a master plan for the Town of Morehead City’s waterfront. Worked with Town officials, business owners, and other interested parties to develop waterfront redevelopment plan.
Moss Landing, Washington, North Carolina
  • Completed construction documents for phase 2 of the 40 single family lots Moss Landing project including low pressure sewer collection systems, and grading stormwater management and erosion control predesign and permitting.
10th Street Groin and Pier – Town of Morehead City, North Carolina
  • Completed design and preparation of plans and specifications for rehabilitation of groin and timber pier and Town of Morehead municipal park and boat launching facility.
Shepard Street Bulkhead Rehabilitation – Town of Morehead City, North Carolina
  • Completed design and preparation of plans and specifications for rehabilitation of existing concrete bulkhead and reinforced concrete cap replacement.
Continental Shelf Vessel Berth – Town of Morehead City, North Carolina
  • Completed design and preparation of plans and specifications for rehabilitation of timber dock and berth for commercial head boat.
Sea Spray Roof Replacement – Atlantic Beach, North Carolina
  • Prepared plans and Contract Documents and provided construction administration services for roof replacement for three condominiums buildings with new single ply membrane roof and drainage systems with over 72,000 square feet.
Whalers Ridge Waterline Extension, Harkers Island, NC
  • Design and permitting of waterline extension to serve adjacent subdivision for Harkers Island Sanitary District.
West Bay Subdivision Waterline Extension, Harkers Island
  • Development of 28 lot subdivision including roads, waterline extensions, wastewater treatment and pressure sewer collection
Barbour’s Landing, Wastewater Treatment Plant, Harkers Island, NC
  • Design, permitting and construction administration for 12,000 gpd MBR wastewater treatment plant and sewer lift station.
City of Washington Marina and Waterfront Redevelopment – Washington, Beaufort County, NC.
  • Redevelopment of downtown waterfront including rehabilitation of 2000 linear feet of bulkhead, construction of a waterfront promenade and marina for up to 116 slips.
Bogue Banks Beach Nourishment, Carteret County, NC
  • Beach nourishment of beaches in the towns of Emerald Isle, Indian Beach and Pine Knoll Shores. Design permitting and construction administration for 4 projects completed between 2001 and 2007 with total 4.9 million cubic yards at costs of $38,000,000.
Post-Isabel Dune Replenishment Projects - Nags Head and Kitty Hawk, NC
  • Design, permitting and construction administration of 3 projects completed between 2004 and 2006 constructing total of 12.7 miles of ocean front dune with 480,000 c.y. of sand from an approved upland borrow pit at a total cost of $6,050,000.
Isle of Palms Beach Restoration Project, Isle of Palms, SC
  • From March to May 2008 completed design, permitting and construction administration for multifaceted project that included removal of over 13,000 sand bags and beach nourishment of 885,000 c.y. from an offshore borrow area at a total cost of $8,400,000.
Groins and Beach Nourishment Project, Hunting Island State Park, Beaufort, SC
  • Completed design, permitting and construction administration for beach nourishment project followed by installation of 6 low profile steel sheet pile groins approximately 600 feet long with riprap toe protection. Beach nourishment included dredging and placement of 550,000 c.y. of sand from an offshore borrow area at a cost of $5,500,000.
Folly Beach Terminal Groin Charleston County Parks and Recreation Department, Charleston, SC.
  • Design and permitting of terminal groin at south end of Folly Beach for stabilization of south end of Corps of engineers beach nourishment project.
Edisto Beach Groin Rehabilitation, Edisto Beach, SC
  • Design and construction administration for rehabilitation of 20 timber groins using reinforced shotcrete applied the timber surfaces.
Edisto Beach Nourishment, Edisto Beach, SC
  • Design, permitting and construction administration for dredging and placement of 850,000 c.y. of sand from an offshore borrow area to fill groin field at cost of $7,700,000.
Arcadia Shores Beach Nourishment, Horry County, SC
  • Design, permitting and construction administration for dredging and placement of 315,000 c.y. of sand from an offshore borrow area at cost of $3,900,000.
Ocean Isle Beach Nourishment, Town of Ocean Isle, NC
  • Design, permitting and construction administration for dredging and placement of 150,000 c.y. of sand from an inlet borrow area and placed on beach at north end of island at cost of $700,000.
Sterling Farms Wastewater Treatment Plant, Onslow County, NC
  • Design, permitting and construction administration for 187,000 gpd MBR treatment plant for reuse/reclaim quality effluent to serve 500 unit single family development.nt.
Moss Landing – Moss Property Partners, LLC - Washington, NC
  • Redevelopment project on 100 year old industrial planing mill site for multi-family residential development including storm water management, utilities and wastewater collection.
Marina at the Pamlico (currently referred to as Moss Landing Marina) – Moss Property Partners, LLC - Washington, NC
  • Permitting of 92 slip marina in Pamlico River including State SEPA coordination and major CAMA permitting.
Bal Gra Harbor and Marina – Forest City Land Group (Charlotte, NC), Bertie County, NC
  • Permitting of 1300 acre upland development and 200 slip marina in the Chowan River (Salmon Creek tributary) including Environmental Assessment.
Deep Head Swash Ocean Outfall, City of Myrtle Beach, SC
  • Design of 1500 linear foot ocean outfall including horizontal directional drill for three 48 inch pipes and an alternate bid for direct burial installation of two 72 inch concrete pipes beneath active beach offshore to 25 ft. water depth.
Williams Wharf Landing – Mathews County Land Conservancy, Mathews, VA
  • Redevelopment of historic landing, boat yard and shell fish facility to 4-acre waterfront public access facility located on the East River including rowing training and competition facilities, preservation of historic resources and structures, permitting through VDOT, Mathews County, Virginia Marine Resources Commission (VMRC), Virginia Department of Health (VDH) and Virginia Department of Historic Resources (DHR), and design and construction administration services for upland development, piers and floating docks.
Jarrett Bay Marine Industrial Park – Carteret County, Beaufort, NC
  • Development of marine industrial park including road and utilities for industrial park, seven mile sewer force main and lift station, waterline extensions, and lift station rehab.
Morehead Beaufort Yacht Club, Inc., Beaufort, North Carolina
  • Design, permitting and construction administration for 1900 feet of bulkhead and fixed dock rehabilitation including marina power and potable water system replacement, channel and harbor dredging with onsite confined disposal area material disposal.
Crandon Park Marina, Phase II, Dade County, Parks and Recreation Department, Miami, Florida
  • Floating dock mooring system design and dock procurement.
Blackbeard Sailing Club Fixed Breakwater, New Bern, North Carolina
  • Design permitting and construction administration for 600 linear feet of welded steel sheet pile detached breakwater
Ramada Inn Marina (now Riverpoint Marina), New Bern, North Carolina
  • Design and procurement of floating dock and floating breakwater replacement and design of floating dock pile mooring system.
George M. Lockwood Municipal Marina, City of Charleston, Charleston, South Carolina
  • Design, permitting and construction administration for phase 1 of Lockwood City Marina including heavy timber fixed piers, floating docks and pile mooring system and utility rehabilitation.