BWA has over 50 years of experience providing independent
financial advice to public agencies throughout California
and the Western United States.

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BWA has completed more than 2,000
rate studies for water, sewer, and
solid waste utilities.

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Water Treatment Plant


BWA has helped secure over $5 billion of
low-cost financing for public works projects.

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Big Sur Coast of California


BWA has a long track record of success helping
public agencies meet their financial challenges.

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Experts in Resource Conservation in Berkeley, CA

Save time and money with our professionals in resource conservation in Berkeley, CA. Check out the services we provide.

Utility Rate Studies

Our utility rate and fee studies employ a cost-of-service approach and are designed to support long-term financial stability while being fair to all customers. We have completed over 2,000 utility rate and fee studies and are knowledgeable about the legal requirements governing rates and development impact fees.

Financial Plans

Our financial plans provide agencies with a roadmap for funding future operations, debt service, and capital improvement needs. We help agencies evaluate financing alternatives, develop prudent policies, and implement forward-looking financial strategies designed to support long-term financial health.

Project Financing

BWA has helped public agencies obtain over $5 billion of project financing via bonds, COPs, bank loans, private placements, lines of credit, and a range of state and federal grant and loan programs. We provide independent advice that enables our clients to finance projects at the lowest cost.

Qualified Consulting Firm

Allow our knowledge and expertise to assist your business in resource conservation. Our expert water rate consultants understand utilities and the finances involved. With our help, you can lower costs by developing a comprehensive financial plan. We possess more than 50 years of combined experience, giving you the confidence that we are the most reliable firm. 

Many local governments and public agencies across the country depend on our practical solutions for minimizing spending and maximizing income. Our water resources consulting firm is an industry leader, assisting with utility rates and public finance. When you need financial assistance for your organization, you can count on us to go above and beyond. Our goal is to exceed your expectations.

Our Commitment to You

With so many options available for water resources consulting, it just makes sense to rely on our firm to provide you with realistic methods that will save you time and money in the long-run. Our staff is dedicated to your complete success, which is why we work closely with every client. You will be our top priority, and together, we’ll search for ways to cut costs. 

If you’re in need of financial consulting, our highly-qualified team is here to help. Everyone at Bartle Wells Associates possesses professional experience and education in civil engineering, finance, and economics. You can count on us for all your resource conservation needs.

Contact us to find out more about our resource conservation services. We proudly serve clients in Berkeley, California, and across the state.

BWA has successfully advised over 500 public agencies on the complexities and challenges in public finance.


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