LaBella Associates is a full-service architectural, engineering, environmental consulting, and planning firm headquartered in Rochester, NY. With a staff of over 400 professionals and 14 office locations, our clients rest assured that LaBella has the resources and knowledge to achieve successful projects.

LaBella has extensive experience working in the power and hydroelectric industry providing civil, structural, mechanical, electrical, and controls engineering services. Our multi-disciplinary team has developed a streamlined process to complete technical designs, construction, and maintenance of these facilities. We pride ourselves on our comprehensive approach to hydro projects, supporting clients from the conceptual engineering stage through construction and commissioning.

LaBella’s specialized services include:

  • Project management, vendor coordination, and construction administration/oversight;
  • Station inspections/assessments of intake works, penstocks, and powerhouse components including structural, mechanical, electrical, controls, and plumbing systems;
  • Structural designs including buildings, water retaining structures, flood gates, stop logs, and all types of concrete work;
  • Balance of plant electrical, mechanical, and control systems design;
  • Local and federal permitting, compliance, and agency coordination.