Brian Desharnais, PhD, PE

Title: Vice President, Senior Project Manager
Office: Fort Wayne

Brian has been involved in the planning and designing of wastewater projects, including sanitary collection and treatment facilities. Based on his advanced education (expertise in environmental, water resources, and geotechnical engineering) and work experience, he has extensive knowledge of the theory and practical application of wastewater collection systems and treatment plants. Brian’s primary strengths include SWMM modeling on multiple platforms (XPSWMM, SWMM5, MIKE URBAN, etc.), treatment plant modeling, process design, custom hydraulic analyses, pumping systems, and CSO treatment facilities. He also has in-depth experience with large diameter collection system projects and various installation techniques such as open-cut, trenchless, and tunneling construction methods.