Troy Lyons leads IIHR Engineering Services and serves as a bridge between clients, engineers, researchers, and shop staff. His extensive experience spans all levels of research activities, from model construction and design, to project management and communication. He holds BS and MS degrees in engineering from the University of Iowa.
IIHR is a world-renowned hydraulics laboratory with nearly a century of experience and global leadership. Our depth of knowledge spans the full range of fluids-related structures, both natural and built.
We are the experts in hydraulic modeling. IIHR’s unique approach combines physical modeling, computational modeling, and field studies to provide clients with a comprehensive solution to meet their needs.
Our professional engineering staff supports research and education activities at IIHR. Thanks to this collaborative environment, we are proficient in many areas, with wide-ranging experience and the flexibility to develop comprehensive solutions for our clients.
Our team is an essential component of IIHR’s continued success—our staff focus on developing innovative and effective solutions through precision workmanship.
Our extensive experience and flexibility allow us to efficiently address your water-related challenges and issues.
We successfully combine practical skills and experience with state-of-the-art physical and numerical modeling technology. Our technical approach can be customized for each specific situation.
We’ve worked in some of the world’s largest cities (London; New York City; Washington, D.C.; and Abu Dhabi), major hydroelectric public utilities, and many leading engineering firms. Below are a few samples; please also visit our Featured Projects page.