Our team has concentrated experience in development, design and construction of municipal water supply, distribution, and treatment infrastructure.



The Tata & Howard team has identified innovative solutions to challenging problems related to the collection, pumping, and treatment of wastewater.



We can advise on innovative technologies that can be used to provide stormwater treatment at a new site, or technologies to retrofit an existing system.



Tata & Howard’s environmental services staff has extensive experience in the field of site assessment and remediation of oil and hazardous material.


Founded in 1992, Tata & Howard, Inc. is a specialized water, wastewater, stormwater, and environmental services consulting engineering firm dedicated to consistently delivering cost-effective, innovative project solutions. Working as a trusted partner with our clients, Tata & Howard provides a full range of environmental engineering services, from concept to completion, including reports, design, construction administration, and resident observation. Our targeted expertise includes hydraulic modeling, asset management, treatment, water supply and distribution, stormwater management, wastewater collection systems, funding assistance, permitting, and dam engineering. Striving to improve the environment in which we live through our work, we provide comprehensive environmental consulting services for hazardous waste and brownfields, including site assessments and remediation. Tata & Howard is a wholly employee-owned company that strives to cultivate a positive corporate culture while upholding the mission, vision, and values that form our cornerstone.


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    Water Distribution and Wastewater Collection BPE, Framingham, MA
    BPEs, Large Municipalities, Study/Evaluation, Water
    Tata & Howard completed a Business Practice Evaluation (BPE) for the Town of Framingham, MA.  T&H coordinated and attended a project kick-off...
    Business Practice Evaluation (BPE), North Texas Municipal Water District
    Asset Management, BPEs, Large Municipalities, Wastewater, Water
    North Texas Municipal Water District (NTMWD) Wylie Treatment Plant, courtesy of NTMWD Tata & Howard Provided management consulting and leadership skill building for...
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    Stormwater Management: Rooftop Runoff, Whitinsville, MA
    Small-to-Midsize Municipalities, Stormwater, Stormwater Management
    Stormwater Engineering: Whitin Wellfield Water Treatment Facility, Whitinsville, MA The Whitin Wellfield Water Treatment Facility design consisted of a pressure filtration vessel housed within...


Donald J. Tata

Chief Executive Officer

Karen L. Gracey


Jenna W. Rzasa


Paul B. Howard

Senior Vice President


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    New England Water Works Association (NEWWA) Spring Conference & Exhibition April 5-6, 2017 DCU Center, Worcester, Massachusetts Booth #712 PRESENTATIONS: Session 2: Water Treatment I – Facility Infrastructure April 5, 9:00am-11:00am, North Ballroom Moderator: Karen L. Gracey, P.E., Co-President Manganese Removal Using Biological Pressure Filtration Matthew V. Morganelli, Assistant Project Engineer Manganese levels of the … Continue reading April 5-6, […]
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