Civil Engineering | Project Controls | Construction Management
Zoon Engineering provides high quality engineering and project management services within a dynamic, flexible and tasked focused organization. Our success on some of California's most high profile public works projects, such as the New East Span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge, the Presidio Parkway, Caldecott Tunnel, and High Speed Rail, is a direct result of our high level technical engineering skills coupled with enhanced interpersonal capabilities.
Our team of cost estimators, change order coordinators, schedulers, and office engineers understand and positively influence the time and cost outcomes of construction projects.
We are part of the building process from the very beginning, providing constructibility reviews and feedback to design teams. During construction our engineers oversee production, making sure all safety and quality standards are met.
Our construction claims support services include claims avoidance, schedule/delay analysis, cost analyses, event reconstruction, field services and litigation support.
Our Resident Engineer's depth of experience and technical proficiency enable them to apply sound theory and achieve practical results on time and within budget.
Nabil Hissen, P.E.
Nabil has 29 years of construction management and engineering experience. His skills combine extensive technical and engineering knowledge with highly developed interpersonal and communications abilities. His expertise includes building teams with a focus on finding innovative solutions to complex contractual issues, disputes, and claims. Nabil is adept at storm water compliance, CPM scheduling, project controls, conflict management, claims resolution, cost estimating, as well as public and environmental agency liaison and coordination.
Saeed Shahmirzai, P.E.
Saeed’s extensive background combines both the contractor’s and owner’s side. A recognized expert with over 30 years of experience, Saeed has been involved in numerous transportation-related projects throughout the San Francisco Bay Area. His specialty areas include traffic handling, construction staging and utility coordination. As the contractor’s project manager, he was involved in estimating, bidding, and managing field operations. As the owner’s representative Saeed managed and worked on numerous high profile projects including the San Mateo Bridge, Richmond-San Rafael Bridge and San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.
Doug Johnson, P.E.
Doug has extensive experience managing change. With over 24 years analyzing, negotiating and resolving disputes and claims, Doug will make sure your project issues are handled fairly and effectively. His successful approach focuses on building teams with the unified goal of finding innovative solutions to complex contractual issues, disputes, and claims. Doug is adept at performing schedule logic analysis, evaluating owner exposure to contractual disputes and providing proactive negotiated resolutions to these disputes.
Brian has over 23 years of experience in construction and construction management, including field inspection, project management, cost estimation, contract administration, job cost accounting, and construction operations. Brian has overseen key construction activities including traffic control, excavation, paving and grading, piling, concrete curb and gutter, storm water pollution prevention, joint trenching, and directional boring. He has a strong command over the policies and procedures outlined in the Caltrans Construction Manual and Standard Specifications, and is experienced with software such as E-builder and Primavera P6.
David Craighead, P.E.
David Craighead’s project controls and construction management background includes management roles for numerous projects in the public and private sectors, with estimated construction costs ranging from $100K to $200M. He has a proven record of working with other professionals to solve unique problems on projects that have had limited access, stringent schedules, and strict budgets. As a Project Manager, Scheduler, Project Engineer and Estimator, he has familiarized himself with all aspects of managing a project efficiently and effectively. David has extensive knowledge of software packages, including Primavera P6 and Timberline.