About GKY

Dedicated to Water Resources and Environmental Sciences

GKY is one of Virginia’s largest consulting groups dedicated to water resources and environmental sciences. We bring decades of expertise to every project – we’ve been providing innovative water resources engineering, policy & planning, environmental science, and other support solutions for more than 45 years. Our state-of-the-art services help clients increase efficiency and reduce costs, while our knowledge of government processes helps accelerate approvals. Along with our work on individual projects, we give seminars nationwide on water resources engineering, policy & planning, and environmental science issues. We’ve helped these fields develop for decades, and we’re still setting standards today.

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In the News

GKY Develops Trainers for WEF’s National Green Infrastructure Certification Program

NGICP provides the base-level skill set needed for entry-level workers to properly construct, inspect and maintain green stormwater infrastructure. Click to learn what the National Green Infrastructure Certification Program can do for you.

A Potential Flood

GKY provides insight into Virginia’s Nov. 6 ballot question on property tax exemption for flood abatement.

Fairfax County Will Host Free Green Infrastructure Certification Training

At a typical seminar, you sit in a classroom, taking notes and trying not to doze off. Luckily, an upcoming green infrastructure class in Fairfax is anything but typical. Students will get out of the classroom to get their hands dirty and learn what it takes to manage eco-friendly stormwater systems.

The Perfect Storm of BMPs

In the world of stormwater management, one conference floats above the rest. Now in its 16th year, StormCon is the hub of industry knowledge and networking. It’s the largest event of its kind, drawing environmental engineers, scientists, and policy wonks alike.

GKY Welcomes John Paine

GKY Welcomes Senior Water Resources Planner, Doug Fritz

Industry veteran joins GKY’s municipal stormwater practice in Virginia.

TMDLs – Load Allocations through Resource Misallocations

We live in an incredibly complex and dynamic time for managing our water resources. Our urban areas are hit with ever-more onerous stormwater permit (MS4) conditions, and the MS4 nexus with pollutant loading restrictions imposed by Total Maximum Daily Loads (TMDLs) will further ratchet up the burden (and resulting cost of compliance).

Virginia Lakes and Watersheds Association Annual Conference

On Monday, March 4, Andrew Dinsmore, Stormwater Team Leader at US EPA Region III, will discuss the EPA’s MS4 audit process. This is extremely important to our municipal representatives and their consultants and I am grateful that Andy is willing to make the trip down from Philadelphia to meet with us.