Over 35 years of Professional Civil Engineering experience in matters involving the design, construction, and forensic engineering of sewer and water distribution systems; earthquake damage assessments; above and below ground piping; residential and commercial land development; residential, industrial, school and high technology facilities; underground storage tanks; transit, commuter and freight rail; timber, masonry, steel and reinforced concrete structures; retaining walls, construction waterproofing; FAA facilities; storm drainage; sewage and brine disposal force mains; pump stations; sewage treatment plants; water storage facilities; foundations; public works; roadways. Engineering consulting experience involved matters of fluid mechanics and dynamics, hydraulics and hydrology, water hammer, fluid transients, sanitary sewer overflow(SSO); wastewater and potable(drinking) water engineering; hydraulic structures, pile foundations, storm retention and detention facilities; construction change orders and claims; standard of care; ADA; OSHA; building codes; failure analysis; tract maps; roof structures; structural fire, wind, and seismic damage; building electrical, and plumbing; pavements; foundation engineering; value engineering; masonry design, water and wastewater technology; earthquake resistant design and construction; construction materials; seepage; storm-water management; general structural design and construction; constructability. Expert witness practice consulting experience included expert reports; testimony; presentations; formed and established foundation of opinion; assisted in the trier of fact, pro-actively retaining counsel on the facts.
Education & Licenses
Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) and Master of Engineering (Civil) Licensed California Professional Engineer (Civil) #C 27472