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Walter Zitz

Walter Zitz, PE

Senior Engineer

Walter brings to Shannon & Wilson extensive geotechnical engineering design, construction inspection, and management experience. Walter's responsibilities include leading geotechnical services; preparing project scope, schedule, and budget for proposals; developing and supervising subsurface exploration programs; planning, scheduling and coordinating field and laboratory services; reviewing test data, calculations, analysis models, recommendations and deliverables for design and construction of projects; performing construction site inspections; and solving construction problems of roadways, bridges, retaining structures, slopes, embankments, soil stabilization, buildings and stormwater management facilities.


  • MS, Civil Engineering, University of Colorado – Boulder, 2010
  • BS, Civil Engineering, University at Buffalo – New York, 2009


  • Professional Engineer, Colorado

Practice Area

Geotechnical Services

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