We are pleased to announce Ms. Caroline Yano joined ZAPATA’s engineering team as a Mechanical EI.

As an engineering intern in training (EI/EIT), Ms. Yano provides mechanical designs, ventilation calculations for HVAC systems, and energy modeling for new construction and renovations. She conducts site visits to document existing conditions which are incorporated into her designs. Additionally, she prepares specs and assists in the preparation of fee proposals.

Ms. Yano recently completed a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering at the University of South Carolina. She began her career working in the nuclear power industry where she gained fire protection engineering experience reviewing NFPA codes and inspecting fire protection equipment in the field. Ms. Yano also served as an intern in the Spent Fuel Process Engineering department, responsible for design changes to fuel storage procedures and transportation, and calculations for lifting and rigging of the fuel to be transported.

Welcome to ZAPATA, Caroline!

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