About Us

J. R. Wauford & Company, Consulting Engineers, Inc. is an environmental engineering firm with a primary focus on preliminary planning, design and construction management services for water and wastewater projects. Providing consulting services since 1956, our firm has the experience to complete a range of projects from challenging water and wastewater treatment plant designs to preliminary studies for water and sewer line extensions. J. R. Wauford & Company is owned and managed by stockholders, who are also engineers employed by the company. We have three offices which serve all of Tennessee and Western Kentucky.

We strive to provide adequately planned cost effective solutions for our clients with a personal touch. Client satisfaction is our primary goal which is proven to result in long term relationships. We currently serve over 40 municipal clients located in Kentucky and Tennessee, some of which we have served continuously for over 60 years.


J. R. Wauford & Company, Consulting Engineers, Inc. provides environmental engineering planning, consulting, design and construction contract administration services related to all phases of water and wastewater systems as follows:

  • Preliminary Phase Services
    • Preliminary Engineering Reports
    • Preliminary Permitting
    • Water and Sewer Master Plans
  • Design Phase Services
    • Hydraulic Modeling
    • Engineering Survey
    • Design Engineering
    • Final Permitting and Regulatory Approval
  • Procurement Phase Assistance
    • Advertisement for Bids
    • Contractor Prequalification
    • Pre-bid Meetings
    • Bid Openings
  • Construction Phase Services
    • Construction Contract Administration
    • Resident Observation
    • As-built Drawings
    • O&M Manuals
  • Pretreatment Assistance
    • Design and Management of Pretreatment Programs
  • Other
    • Rate Analyses