Chief Operating Officer of Western Pipe Operations at Garney Construction Scott Parrish observes the board meeting with a colleague. Photo by Scott Ball.

SAWS Board Approves Garney Takeover of Vista Ridge Project

The San Antonio Water System board on Wednesday unanimously approved a measure that lets Garney Construction, a Missouri-based construction firm, take over control and 80% equity of the Vista Ridge water pipeline project from financially-troubled Abengoa Vista Ridge, a subsidiary of Spanish energy giant Abengoa Sociedad Anónima that filed for bankruptcy in March.