John Shaw Consulting, LLC

John Shaw Consulting, LLC

John Shaw, PE

- USA, CA 11111

About the Expert

Water, wastewater and sewer industry - unique combination of operations and engineering background. Treatment plants, disposal and reuse facilities, sewage lift station design, sewer collection systems and sludge treatment.

Areas of Expertise

  • Civil Engineering
  • Sanitary Engineering / Waste Management

Expert's Profile

Sanitary engineering including water (potable) and wastewater (industrial and domestic) treatment, conveyance, hydraulics (gravity and force), storage, reuse (biosolids and treated effluent), master planning, operations, maintenance, and expert witness and forensics (mode of failure and standard of care analysis; engineering analysis; product suitability and construction defect issues).

Wastewater projects include treatment plants, effluent re-use and/or disposal facilities, sewage lift station design, sewer collection systems and sludge treatment, and de-watering and disposal/reuse handling facilities.

Water projects include treatment plants, transmission pipelines, pump stations, pressure regulating stations, AWWA storage reservoirs and swimming pools.

Over 25 years of expertise in construction, civil engineering and water, sewer, wastewater and hydraulic engineering as well as experience in operation and maintenance of the related facilities. John Shaw provides consulting to the legal profession, insurance companies and other engineering firms.

Personal Achievements

Education

  • B.S. – Civil Engineering – University of Nevada, Reno – 1988

Licenses

  • Professional Engineer –
  • Nevada
  • Idaho (inactive)
  • New Mexico (inactive)
  • California
  • Vermont
  • Oregon
  • Wisconsin
  • Ohio
  • Guam (inactive)
  • Washington
  • Michigan
  • Arizona
  • Georgia
  • North Carolina
  • Virginia
  • Maryland
  • New York
  • Florida
  • Texas
  • Montana
  • Massachusetts
  • Indiana
  • Missouri
  • Utah
  • Maine
  • Tennessee
  • Washington, DC
  • Professional Reviewer & Expert Witness for the Oregon Board of Examiners for Engineering & Land Surveying
  • NCEES Records Program – 19794
  • United Nations Consultants Roster – Member
  • United States Council for International Engineering Practice - Certificate No. 19794
  • AWWA Certification – Grade IV Water Treatment Plant Operator No. 276
  • AWWA Certification – Grade IV Water Distribution Operator No. 430
  • WEF Certification – Grade IV Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator No. NV-322
  • California DHS Certification – Grade V Water Distribution System Operator No. 7225
  • Nevada State Health Certification – Grade IV Water Treatment Plant Operator No. 207 (inactive)
  • Nevada State Health Certification – Grade IV Water Distribution Operator No. 430 (inactive)
  • State of Nevada Certification - Grade IV Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator No. NV-322
  • OSHA Confined Space Safety Certification (29 CFR 1910.146, 1926.1001, 1915.1001)
  • Certified Inspector – Polyethylene Fusion, McElroy University

Organizations

  • American Water Works Association (AWWA CA/NV) Asset Management Committee - Member
  • Water Environment Federation (WEF) - Sewer Collection Systems Committee - Member
  • North Carolina AWWA-WEA Collection & Distribution Committee - Member
  • American Membrane Technology Association - Member
  • University of Nevada, Reno, Department of Civil Engineering – Curriculum Advisory Board Member
  • American Water Works Association - Member #233221
  • AWWA, Illinois Section - Water System Distribution Committee - Member
  • International Water Association (IWA) - Member
  • Forensic Expert Witness Association (FEWA) - Member
  • Tahoe Truckee Sanitary Agency (TTSA) – Board of Directors (2002 – 2005)
  • Washoe County Health Department – Sewage, Water, and Sanitation Hearing Board Member (appointed 1993-1998)
  • Tahoe-Truckee Engineers Association
  • Volunteers for Overseas Cooperative Assistance (VOCA) - Volunteer
  • Water for People – International Volunteer
  • American Society of Civil Engineers
  • National Society of Professional Engineers
  • National Association of Corrosion Engineers - Member #6896-00
  • American Backflow Prevention Association - Member #Q1245
  • Water Environment Federation - Member #1645765
  • National Association of Sewer Service Companies (NASSCO) - Member

Listed in the Following States

John Shaw Consulting, LLC is listed with ExpertPages in the following jurisdictions: All US Regions and States, Canada (all Provinces).