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Greg Ripperger

Greg Ripperger

Greg Ripperger, PE, LEED AP, has nearly a decade of experience in water engineering and construction management. He joined Civiltec in 2013 after working as a project engineer for the US Army Corps of Engineers in Oklahoma and California. He was elevated to Associate level on January 1, 2018 as part of Civiltec’s Leadership and […]

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Bed Dawadi

Bed Dawadi has over 10 years of water and wastewater engineering experience. His responsibilities have included the planning, design, and construction management of public works projects. Mr. Dawadi joined the Civiltec team in 2012 and was elevated to Associate level on January 1, 2018 as part of Civiltec’s Leadership and Ownership Transition Plan. Having managed […]

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Andrew Shroads

Andrew Shroads, PE, CFM, is a Project Manager and Associate located in the Prescott office. He began working at Civiltec as a part-time intern in 2004 while attending the University of Arizona (UA). He started his full-time employment in 2011 after earning both his Bachelor and Master of Science degrees in Civil Engineering from UA. […]

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David Song

David Song

David Song has 10+ years of engineering experience. His expertise is in potable water infrastructure design, engineering, and management. David became the newest partner of our Firm on January 1, 2017. Mr. Song’s typical responsibilities include project management and supervision of design staff, client correspondence, management of project budgets and schedules, construction management, technical writing […]

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Terry Kerger

Terry Kerger

Terry L. Kerger, P.E. is Principal Engineer and Associate located in the Monrovia, California office. Mr. Kerger joined Civiltec in 2006. His primary responsibilities include the supervision of professional and technical staffs, management of project budgets and schedules, effective utilization of Civiltec’s resources in meeting project technical and schedule requirements, maintaining lines of communication between […]

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Octavio Solorza

Octavio Solorza

Octavio A. Solorza, CPESC, QSD/P, is a Project Manager and Associate located in the Monrovia, California office. Mr. Solorza joined Civiltec in 1988 and has an extensive background in general civil engineering including design of site improvements for educational facilities, religious facilities, federal design-build projects, water system facilities, and private land development projects. Mr. Solorza […]

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C. Shem Hawes

C. Shem Hawes

C. Shem Hawes, P.E. is the Senior Engineer and Principal located in the Monrovia, California office. Mr. Hawes joined Civiltec in 2007. He became a partner and stock holder in the company in 2014. Mr. Hawes’ primary responsibilities include the daily supervision of a large design team, management of project budgets and schedules, effective utilization of […]

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Chris Dusza

Chris Dusza

Chris Dusza, P.E. is Vice President, Principal Engineer in Charge and Company Representative for projects we undertake in Arizona. Mr. Dusza joined Civiltec in 1996 and is a certified Floodplain Manager. Mr. Dusza has extensive experience in the design and construction of Public Works/Capital Improvement Projects including street improvements, water system analysis, water system improvements, […]

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W David Byrum

W. David Byrum, P.E. is President, Principal Engineer in Charge and Company Representative for projects we undertake in California. Mr. Byrum joined Civiltec in 1992 has extensive design and project management experience since 1979 on numerous municipal and special district water system projects, and is now serving as City Utility Engineer or District Engineer in […]

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Richard Shroads

Richard Shroads

Richard Shroads, P.E., L.S. is the original founder and Principal Engineer in Charge for projects we undertake in the Prescott, Arizona office. Mr. Shroads founded Civiltec engineering, inc. in 1986. He has been responsible for design and construction surveying for hundreds of infrastructure improvement projects, construction management issues, housing projects, condominium projects, industrial, commercial and government […]

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