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John W. Thorsen, P.E., BCEE

Senior Project Manager

Primary responsibilities
Project management oversight
Quality management

Years experience
Professional engineer since 1981

M.S., Urban and Regional Planning
B.S., Civil Engineering (Urban Systems Engineering)

Registered professional engineer: IL, IN, MI, OH, WI, PA, and NC
Board certified environmental engineer, American Academy of Environmental Engineers
Certified construction quality manager, USACE

American Academy of Environmental Engineers
America Water Works Association
Project Management Institute

Examples of project experience
Manage dredging and water quality projects for U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Review and develop program management plans for Federal contracts
Consult on hazardous waste regulatory problems
Prepare corporate quality management plans
Chief, Hazardous Waste Management Section, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
EPA R5 technical assistance team (1982 - 1984)
EPA R5 START (2000 - 2002): red team reviewer, later Program Manager
Regional response to anthrax emergency
Superfund radium contaminated soils excavation, Ottawa, Illinois
Environmental impact analysis Miamisburg, Ohio: US Department of Energy
Butler Lake dredging and ecosystem restoration, Libertyville, Illinois: USACE and City of Libertyville
RCRA Part B permit for uranium hexafluoride manufacturer
Remedial investigations (RF) and feasibility studies (FS) for Superfund site in Illinois
RI, FS, and construction for multiple landfill Superfund sites
Remediation systems design and O&M
Expert witness