Dr. Satya Pilla, P.E.,PMP®,ENV SP – Principal Engineer

Civil & Structural Engineering, Project Management

Dr. Pilla is a subject matter expert in Structural Engineering, and Systems Engineering.  He brings in over thirty years of experience with broad expertise in Engineering, Program Management, and Quality Management Systems. Dr. Pilla is responsible for ensuring technical excellence and delivery of iGET engineering products across public works, commercial and industrial domains, with a diverse project portfolio. Dr. Pilla has led a variety of design projects that span Buildings & Facilities; Public Works infrastructure – Road & Bridge, Drainage & Flood Control; Industrial plant design; Pressure vessels and Storage tanks.

Dr. Pilla obtained his Bachelors in Civil Engineering from Andhra University College of Engineering in India.  He has a Masters in Structural Engineering from Rice University, Masters in Systems Engineering from USC, Masters in Business Administration from University of Houston, Doctorate from University of Maryland, and Graduate Certificate in Executive Management from Stanford.  He is a Certified PMP, an ENVISION Sustainability Professional, and a LEAN and Six-Sigma Black Belt.

Robert Burnham, AIA – Affiliate Architect

Architectural Design, Building Programing, Project Management

Robert Burnham, AIA is a licensed Professional Architect with over 34 years of experience. His work includes all phases of architectural services for commercial, liturgical, medical/healthcare, warehouse, educational, retail, and residential clients. Mr. Burnham works every facet of architectural project planning, design, development, administration, and project delivery. His specializes in building programming, construction management, architectural design, contract documentation, due diligence review, cost engineering, design and construction defect analysis, and facilities inspection. Mr. Burnham served as Chair of the Intern Development Program for both the Texas Society of Architects and the American Institute of Architects (Houston Chapter). Mr. Burnham holds a Bachelor of Architecture from the Louisiana State University.

Adel Zantout, P.E.  –  Principal Engineer

Hydrology & Hydraulics, Flood Control, Drainage

Adel Zantout, P.E. has three decades of professional experience in Government and Private environments involving floodplain studies; hydraulic and numerical modeling; coordination with local, state and federal agencies; design and field activities. Mr. Zantout obtained his Bachelors and Masters in Civil Engineering from the University of Florida.  He practiced engineering in the state of Texas for over twenty years. Highlights of experience include dam safety and dam breach analyses; numerous floodplain hydrologic and hydraulic studies; paving, water and sewer projects. Mr. Zantout is proficient in numerical applications of hydraulic and hydrological principles, with an excellent working knowledge of analytical programs including SWFHYD, HEC-1, HEC-2, HEC-HMS, HEC-RAS, DAMBREAK, and UKPIPE NET.

Mr. Zantout’s achievements include the development of a complete drainage master plan for City of Copperas Cove, Texas.  This comprehensive study and design criteria subsequently presented guidelines for drainage improvements in developed and undeveloped areas of the city.

Salvador Nunez, P.E – Principal Engineer

Structural Engineering

Salvador Nunez, P.E. has experience of over thirty years that spans Commercial Construction, Apartment Buildings, Petrochemical Plants, Institutional, Industry Facilities Construction Design, Remedial Studies, Rehabilitation and Renovation of Historical Facilities. Mr. Nunez obtained his Bachelors in Civil Engineering, and Bachelors in Agricultural Engineering from New Mexico State University. He practiced Civil and Structural Engineering in Texas, California, New Mexico and Nevada.  Mr. Nunez is also well experienced in all phases of plant design including Site Selection, Overall Plant Layout, Design Development and Major Capital Improvements on existing plants for Revisions/Amplifications and renovations.

Ali Rangwala, P.E – Principal Engineer

Transportation Engineering, Schematics, Roadway Design

Ali Rangwala, P.E. brings in fourteen years of progressive experience encompassing a varied range of Transportation projects. He obtained his Bachelors and Masters in Civil Engineering from India.
Mr. Rangwala’s experience includes Highway and Transit design, Utilities and Drainage design, Stormwater and Best Management Practice. Mr. Rangwala worked on projects for various state and local government clients including TxDOT, Austin Capital Metro, Dallas Area Rapid Transit, New Jersey DOT and Transit Authority, NYCDOT, NYSDOT, etc. He is very familiar with various building codes and design manuals including AASHTO design guides, FHWA MUTCD, TRB HCM, NYCDOT and NYSDOT design standards and specifications, etc.

Mr. Rangwala led projects with construction costs in excess of $25 million, being involved with various project stages from preparation of RFP and cost proposal through completion of final PS&E, and construction management and support services. His experience has emerged from being a Jr. Engineer to managing multiple projects as a Principal Engineer. Rangwala offers sound technical and management skills, with extensive knowledge of CADD and Engineering softwares like AutoCAD and Microstation, AutoTURN, Hydraflow, Hydrograph, HydroCAD, HEC-RAS, MS Project, etc.

Purvish Patel, E.I.T.

Civil Engineering, Roadway Design

Purvish Patel, E.I.T obtained his Bachelors in  Civil Engineering from M.S. University, and Masters in Civil Engineering from Stevens Institute of Technology in New Jersey.

Mr. Patel has seven years of experience in Civil/ Transportation Engineering. His experience includes project co-ordination and liaison for contract management.  He develops detailed construction drawings in MicroStation and AutoCAD and is adept at using MicroStation Geopak Drainage. He developed specifications, design documents and wrote reports summarizing conditions and recommending alternative solutions for numerous civil engineering projects.

Muhammad Rahman, E.I.T.

Civil Engineering, Hydrology & Hydraulics

Muhammad Rahman, E.I.T. obtained his Bachelors in Civil Engineering from Bangladesh University of Engineering, Masters in Civil Engineering from the University of Cincinnati, and MBA from the University of Rajshahi. Mr. Rahman brings in seven years of experience in topographic and bathymetric surveying, digital terrain modeling, construction oversight, and project management. Mr. Rahman is experienced in ArcGIS/ArcViewGIS, AutoCAD and HYDRO pro.