Dr. Satya Pilla, P.E. – Principal Engineer

Civil & Structural Engineering, and Project Management

Dr. Pilla, P.E. obtained his Bachelors in Civil Engineering from Andhra University 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 LEAN and Six-Sigma Black Belt.  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 has led a variety of design projects that span Buildings & Facilities, Industrial Infrastructure, Pressure vessels and Storage tanks.

Adel Zantout, P.E.  –  Principal Engineer

Hydrology & Hydraulics, Flood Control, and Drainage

Adel Zantout, P.E. 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.  He has three decades of professional experience in Municipal and Private environments involving floodplain studies; hydraulic and numerical modeling; coordination with local, state and federal agencies; design and field activities.  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. 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.  His experience of over thirty years spans Commercial Construction, Apartment Buildings, Petrochemical Plants, Institutional, Industry Facilities Construction Design, Remedial Studies, Rehabilitation and Renovation of Historical Facilities.  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. obtained his Bachelors and Masters in Civil Engineering from India. He brings in fourteen years of progressive experience encompassing a varied range of Transportation projects. His 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.