PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS OVERVIEW
Mr. Bhutta has an extensive background in most all aspects of civil and structural engineering including performing design analyses of civil structures using reinforced concrete, structural steel, masonry and wood. As a group leader however, he has managed civil engineering designs for many types of projects including pipelines, tank farms, petroleum pumping stations, substations, civil works and related control systems. In addition, he has designed nuclear power plants, circulating water system, water and wastewater treatment plants, overhead tanks, reservoirs, caissons, tunnels, subway stations, infra- structure facilities, residential and commercial buildings for a brand new industrial city of Al-Jubail, Saudi Arabia. Mr. Bhutta has demonstrated his working knowledge of all National Codes and Standards throughout his career. He has managed a staff of thirty, and moreover, have been project engineering manager for the following types of projects: residential, commercial, industrial and institutional buildings, an airstrip, highways, bridges and culverts in Unites States of America & elsewhere. He is an expert cost estimator and has taught engineering and construction courses as well.
B.S. Civil Engineering, Polytechnic of the South Bank, London; Great Britain
Computer Experience: Stress, STRUDL, Autocad, Agtek, Excel and several other patented programs such as: Wall Inserts, Base Plates and HVAC duct support systems.
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS
Chartered Engineer, Great Britain; Also currently holds the equivalent of a U.S. Professional Engineers License for Canada and most EEC Countries. Florida GC License: # CG C058632
Inactive US Department of Energy “Q” Clearance
BCC Augusta, GA
Taught engineering to my Community members.
AMEC Americas Ltd., Saskatoon, SK Canada
Lead Structural Engineer
As a lead structural engineer, engaged in the major redesign of Area 31 Potash Loadout Building founded on caisson foundations.The project involved checking structural adequacy of approximately 50% of the existing structure including caissons. In addition, employed in the design of Area 20 Headfram No. 1 expansion of facilities. Structural design of curved and straight monorail designs for area 54. In addition, prepared structural design calculations for foundations of an elevator approx. 200 ft. high for area 57. Supervised designers and jr. engrs.
National Engineering, New Hempshire
Assigned to Bechtel SRS
Consulting Structural Engineer
Employed in the design of replacement of rotted wood poles carrying existing utilities like piping and cables with new steel poles. Prepared cookbook design of Hilti-bolts for the use of nuclear facilities and checked design calculations of several facilities done by other engineers.
01/2004 – 04/2006
URS Corporation, Salt Lake City, Utah
Project Civil & Structural Engineer
Design and critical assessment of two low level radioactive waste disposal facilities under 10 CFR 61 and equivalent state regulations. These facilities are located in Utah and Texas and have design lives in excess of 100 years.
Structural evaluation of proposed modifications to existing above-grade storage igloos at Tooele Army Depot.
BCC, Orlando, Florida
Provided civil/structural engineering services to several companies. Work included design of onshore pipelines, storage tanks, pumping stations, civil works and related control systems. In addition, provided design/build services for residential, commercial and school buildings, cost estimating and teaching etc.
02/1995 – 04/1996
Jacobs Engineering, Lakeland, Florida
Consulting Structural Engineer, Project:
Phosphoric Acid Plant at Soda Springs, Idaho, for FMC and CF Industries. Completed design of pipe rack towers and concrete foundations for a tank farm.
10/1994 – 02/1995
Parsons Brinckerhoff Network Services, Inc. (PBNS)
Field Manager and Senior Structural Engineer
Project: Long haul fiber optics for LEVEL-3 Communications. Completed design of 2 city pairs. Raleigh to Charlotte, North Carolina and Miami to Tampa, Florida. Managed a group of fifteen.
05/1974 – 10/1994
Bechtel, locations in USA and Al- Jubail, Saudi Arabia
Civil/Structural Engineering Group Supervisor
Initially performed and later supervised structural design of many nuclear power plants projects, Washing-Baltimore subway system and planning and design of a brand new industrial city of Al-Jubail, Saudi Arabia. Worked in Engineering, Construction and O&M Departments in Saudi Arabia. Assignment lasted 6-years. Managed a group of up to thirty three engineers. Also, managed large international labor force in Saudi Arabia.
10/1971 – 05/1974
The Ralph M. Parsons Company Washington, D.C.
Project: Washington, D.C. Metro. Designed at least 2-tunnel x-sections, a subway station and a vent shaft
Prior to 1971
Abroad: Other projects such as: design of water and wastewater treatment plant, overhead tanks, reservoirs, highways, bridges and culverts, piles, pile caps & caisson foundations etc. in London, Great Britain and elsewhere.
Fellow Member, Institution of Structural Engineers, Great Britain, now inactive member
Member, American Society of Civil Engineers, now in active member