Dr. V. Harkins is a licensed professional engineer in the State of Texas.

Dr. V. Harkins is also a licensed professional engineer in the State of Oklahoma.

Harkins Engineering, Inc. (HEI) is a registered engineering company in the State of Texas.

HEI has successfully completed the requirements of the Oklahoma State Board of Licensure for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors for a Certificate of Authorization to provide engineering services in the State of Oklahoma.

HEI successfully completed the requirements to become certified as a Historically Underutilized Business with the State of Texas.

HEI is certified as a woman-owned business by the South Central Texas regional Certification Agency.

HEI is a certified disadvantaged business enterprise.

HEI supports James Bowie Performing Ensemble

HEI supports James Bowie Performing Ensemble

HEI is certified as a small minority, woman owned business enterprise by the South Central Texas Regional Certification Agency.

Dr. V. Harkins is precertified with the Texas Department of Transportation in Hazardous Material Assessment.

HEI is certified as a small woman-owned business with the U.S. Business Administration.

HEI celebrated its 12th anniversary in January 2018.

HEI supports the James Bowie Performing Ensemble, www.bowieband.org.

HEI supports the Texas Tech University Civil and Environmental Engineering Academy.

 

Publications

Harkins, V., Kullbreth, M. (2011) “DEL Tank Uses Dewatering System to Clarify and Restore Texas Hill Country Landmark” International Dredging Review.

Harkins, V. (2008) TCEQ FY09 Annual Water Quality, CAFO, Pretreatment, and Storm Water Training, Assessment of Aquatic Habitat Damage due to Unauthorized Storm Water Discharges, Clear Lake, Texas.

Harkins, V. (2008) “Why Conduct a Water and Wastewater Rate Study” Presentation for Texas Rural Water Association, Tyler, Texas.

Harkins, V. (2002) “Retail Public Water and Sewer Utility Service in Texas” Proceedings of the Fall Meeting of the Texas Section of ASCE, Waco, Texas.

Harkins, V. (2002) “Water and Sewer Utilities 101” Proceedings of the Texas Environmental Trade Fair, Austin, Texas

Harkins, V., Mollhagen, T., Rainwater, K. and Heintz, C. (1999) “Aerobic Biodegradation of High Explosives, Phase I – HMX” Bioremediation Journal. 3(4):285-290.

Harkins, V, Mollhagen, T., Rainwater, K. and Heintz, C. (1998) “Aerobic Biodegradation of Octahydro-1,3,5,7-tetranitro-1,3,5,7 tetrazocine (HMX)” Proceedings of the Spring Meeting of the Texas Section of ASCE, South Padre Island, Texas.

Harkins, V., Mollhagen, T., Rainwater, K. and Heintz, C. (1998) “Aerobic Biodegradation of Octahydro-1,3,5,7-tetranitro-1,3,5,7 tetrazocine (HMX)” Proceedings of the Remediation of Chlorinated or Recalcitrant Hydrocarbons Battelle Conference.