Team Sterling

East Valley Water District has selected Balfour Beatty / Arcadis as the design-build partner to lead the design and construction of the SNRC. View the conceptual video here.

During the multi-step interview process, Balfour Beatty/Arcadis proved to be the most fitting firm through the presentation of innovative proposals, progressive concepts and a well-rounded team of infrastructure experts.

SNRC Construction

Meet Team Sterling 

Balfour Beatty (Project Management)

Balfour Beatty is an industry-leading provider of general contracting, at-risk construction management and design-build services for public and private sector clients across the United States. Performing heavy civil and vertical construction, the company is part of Balfour Beatty plc (LSE: BBY), a leading international infrastructure group that provides innovative and efficient infrastructure that underpins our daily lives, supports communities and enables economic growth. Consistently ranked among the nation’s largest building contractors, Balfour Beatty is the No. 6 Domestic Building Contractor in the United States as ranked by Engineering News-Record. To learn more, visit

Arcadis U.S., Inc. (Design Manager/Engineer-of-Record)

Arcadis is the leading global design and consultancy firm for natural and built assets. Applying our deep market sector insights and collective design, consultancy, engineering, project, and management expertise, we work in partnership with our clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes throughout the lifecycle of natural and built assets. Learn more at

Ruhnau Clarke Architects (Architect)

Ruhnau Clarke Architects is a multi-disciplinary planning, architecture, and interiors firm that partners with organizations to realize their vision through design. For over 68 years, Ruhnau Clarke Architects has been committed to creating spaces that bring communities together and elevate their experience with the built environment. The firm specializes in education, public facilities, community, and operational design and provides planning services from funding assistance to master planning. Learn more at

Trussell Technologies (Regulatory/Permitting)

Founded in 2003, Trussell Technologies is an environmental engineering firm focused on process and water quality. Building upon his vision, Trussell Tech has grown into a consulting firm with unsurpassed technical expertise that has a unique ability to find simple, practical and cost-effective solutions. In addition to designs and planning for new facilities, our firm is grounded with the application of practical science to operating facilities that has generated proven results to reduce costs and enhance performance. Learn more at

WSP (Off-Site Pipelines/Recharge)

WSP is one of the world's leading engineering professional services consulting firms. We are dedicated to our local communities and propelled by international brainpower. We are technical experts and strategic advisors including engineers, technicians, scientists, architects, planners, surveyors, and environmental specialists, as well as other design, program, and construction management professionals. We design lasting solutions in the Property & Buildings, Transportation & Infrastructure, Environment, Industry, Resources (including Mining and Oil & Gas) and Power & Energy sectors as well as project delivery and strategic consulting services. With 43,000 talented people in more than 550 offices across 40 countries, we engineer projects that will help societies grow for lifetimes to come. 

Inframark (Operations)

Inframark is an independent, American-owned company widely recognized as a leader in Water Infrastructure Operations and Infrastructure Management Services. From water and wastewater operations to financial and community management and specialized support services, we work side by side with our clients to achieve the highest levels of performance, safety, compliance, and reliability.