ANTHONY L. FRANKS, P.E.
Mr. Franks is the Principal/Owner of A.L. Franks Engineering. He graduated from Louisiana Tech University in 1992 with a B.S. Degree in Civil Engineering and is currently a Registered Professional Engineer in the States of Arkansas, Texas, Oklahoma and Louisiana. He is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers, National Society of Professional Engineers, Arkansas Floodplain Management Association and Water Environmental Association. He is a Past President of the Monroe Chapter of the Louisiana Engineering Society. Mr. Franks has eighteen (18) years of consulting engineering experience with an emphasis on wastewater collection and treatment, water distribution, storm drainage, floodplain modeling and transportation systems. His wastewater collection experience includes both gravity and pressure systems with extended air treatment systems. His experience in floodplain modeling has resulted in the development of substantial grant funded drainage improvement projects. He has coordinated environmental reviews to create and modify permitting limits for wastewater treatment plants. He has successful experience in both loan and grant funded projects. Mr. Franks has substantial experience in street overlays and rehabilitation with asphaltic concrete and portland cement concrete (PCC) paving. Mr. Franks has experience in the daily operations of highway and street construction projects including project scheduling, coordination, public relations, inspection and construction layout. His experience in transportation facilities also includes pedestrian transportation meeting the Americans with Disabilities Act requirements. Additionally, Mr. Franks has experience in streetscape projects and recreational park development.
JASON C. HALEY, P.E.
Mr. Haley is a professional engineer for A.L. Franks Engineering. Jason is a 2000 graduate of Texas Tech University with a B.S. Degree in Civil Engineering. Jason is registered in Texas, Arkansas, and Oklahoma and is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers. Jason has worked in the engineering business for seventeen (17) years. Jason has a considerable amount of experience in water distribution, wastewater collection, treatment facilities, storm drainage, street construction and rehabilitation, surveying, and land development. Jason is experienced in working with funding agencies to perform environmental studies, engineering reports, and develop master plans for infrastructure improvements. Jason has worked with many municipalities assisting in a wide variety of improvement projects. As a project manager Jason has overseen many projects from beginning to the end to ensure the client receives a project that meets their expectations as well as their budget. Aside from work, Jason is married with two daughters and serves as a deacon in his church.
KIRON S. BROWNING, P.E.
Mr. Browning is a Professional Engineer for the firm of A.L. Franks Engineering. He graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering from Auburn University in December 2010 and is currently a Registered Professional Engineer in the States of Arkansas and Texas. He has experience in Water Distribution System Modeling and Design, and Environmental compliance and permitting for NPDES regulated facilities. He also has experience in the preparation of the necessary documents required for municipalities to receive funding for street, water, and sewer improvements through state grant programs. Mr. Browning also has field experience overseeing various utility construction projects.
ROBIN RICE, P.E.
Ms. Rice is a Professional Engineer for the firm of A.L. Franks Engineering. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering from Louisiana Tech University in 2011 and is currently is currently a Registered Professional Engineer in the State of Arkansas. She is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers. She has experience in the preparation of the necessary documents required for municipalities to receive funding for water facilities through USDA-Rural Development as well as State Revolving Loan Programs such as Facility Plans and Environmental Information Documents for Clean Water and Drinking Water projects.
Mr. Stewart is a Project Manager for the firm of A.L. Franks Engineering. He has fifteen (15) years experience in the Engineering/Construction field. Mr. Stewart attended classes in the engineering field at Texarkana College and Texas A&M University at Texarkana. Mr. Stewart has experience in computer modeling for water distribution system analysis and high service pumping and storage tank requirements. He has experience in the planning, design, and construction of water treatment facilities, water storage and distribution systems, wastewater treatment and collection facilities as well as planning and design of streets, roads, storm water drainage, parks and recreational facilities.
Mr. Easterling is a designer for the firm of A.L. Franks Engineering. He has nine (9) years experience in the Engineering field. Pate has completed an associate degree in Computer Aided Drafting from Texarkana College. Pate is also fluent in working with various mapping software such as ArcGIS. Pate has completed numerous surveys for use in design of infrastructure improvements for municipal projects. Pate has design experience in water distribution, sewer collection, treatment plant improvements, and street improvements projects. Pate has also performed studies for sewer infiltration and inflow. Prior to working in the engineering field, Pate worked in the construction industry which has proven to be a tremendous asset for performing common sense design solutions.
Ms. Harbour is a Project Administrator for the firm of A.L. Franks Engineering. She has twelve (12) years experience with project administration. With this experience she is able to prepare the necessary documents required for municipalities to receive funding for various types of projects through state grant programs. She also has five (5) years’ experience in the Engineering/Construction field.