Connor McColloch, PE, CFM
Water Resources Engineer
Connor joined Neel-Schaffer in 2018 and has more than eight years of experience as a Water Resources Engineer, providing hydrologic and hydraulic studies for transportation and civil engineering projects.
Based in the firm’s Houston office, Connor is a licensed Professional Engineer in Texas and one of eight Certified Floodplain Managers employed by Neel-Schaffer. Floodplain managers are becoming more valuable across the country for their ability to analyze and then mitigate and alleviate the cycle of damage-rebuild-damage caused by major storm events.
Connor has extensive experience in drainage modeling, with technical expertise using advanced water modeling software.
His responsibilities include preparing project designs and reports related to municipal and transportation hydrology and hydraulic projects and preparing and monitoring project budgets and schedules, with overall responsibility for profitability and timely completion of projects.
Connor has experience working on TxDOT, Harris County and City of Houston roadway projects, watershed studies with Harris County Flood Control District and land development projects. He directed and supervised other engineers’ activities, including the preparation, modification and direction of reports, plans and design for projects.
Connor is well versed in the use and application of ArcGIS, ArcHydro and GeoRAS extensions, USACE HEC Software (HEC-RAS, HEC-HMS and HEC-SSP), XP-SWMM 1D/2D, WinStorm and HouStorm, FHWA HY-8 Culvert Hydraulic Analysis Program, Bentley FlowMaster, CulvertMaster and PondPack and Win TR-20 and Win TR-55.