Expertise DescriptionI have more than 35 years of experience in the field of Civil Engineering Design with expertise in Project Management, Construction Management, and Construction. My civil engineering design experience ranges from the design of grading, drainage and utilities for small commercial/retail projects to residential subdivisions, multi-family and mixed-use developments and institutional campuses such as universities, schools, and medical Centers. Also prevalent in my civil design and Project Management experience is public works projects including street, highway, bridge and drainage related facilities improvements, water, sewers and sewer system design. My Project Management and Construction Management experience includes the aforementioned project types as well as substantial experience with coal fired electric generating plants, strip mines railroads and dams associated therewith. I also have experience with the construction of natural gas pipelines and compressor stations. Early in my career, I was a field engineer working for a general contractor on a major wastewater plant expansion. For over 10 years, I have owned and operated a heavy construction company involved with a wide variety of projects as described above, including work on major electrical substations and within power plants. I have over 15 years experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes storm water runoff damage, design defects analysis, and construction claims.
My consulting experience includes design and construction administration of public works infrastructure projects, design of residential subdivisions, design of multifamily and mixed use projects, design of water and wastewater systems, floodplain management and reclamation, and construction loan monitoring.
My professional experience includes Project Engineer and President.
My firm is actively engaged on a daily basis in residential land development projects. Personally, I have been providing professional engineering design for residential subdivision projects for over thirty years. I have had several discussions over the years with clients over the ownership of documents and intellectual property rights over the substance of my engineering designs, plans, specifications and drawings. Foregoing, I have negotiated agreements to accommodate the situations that have arisen.
|B.S.||Civil Engineering||University of Texas at El Paso|
|Professional Engineer: TX||NM||AZ|
|New Mexico Licensed Contractor|
|FEMA Certified Floodplain Manager|
Awards & Affiliation
|Congress of New Urbanism – Associate|
|American Society of Civil Engineers [ASCE]|
|National Society of Professional Engineers [NSPE]|
|Texas Society of Professional Engineers [TSPE]|
|American Public Works Association|
American Society of Civil Engineers