ZAPATA is pleased to announce Nina Yordanova, PE has joined the company.

Ms. Yordanova is a professional engineer who is registered in North Carolina, South Carolina, and Florida. She has over eight years of experience in a variety of civil projects and a background in structural design and construction engineering services for large industrial and commercial clients. Ms. Yordanova attended the University of North Carolina at Charlotte where she received a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering and a Master of Science in Civil–Structural Engineering.

Early in her career, Ms. Yordanova worked on North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) projects and gained experience in roadway design, stormwater management, and bridge hydraulic modeling. While working as a structural engineer for a big consulting firm, she designed structural frame systems and steel platforms for the support and maintenance of industrial equipment, as well as concrete slabs, foundations, and walls. Additionally, she provided construction support reviewing shop drawings and submittals, on-site inspections, and RFI responses.

At ZAPATA, Ms. Yordanova will provide structural designs and specifications for new construction and renovation projects for the firm’s military, major utilities, and commercial clients. Her work will involve in-depth technical reviews of structural systems, structural analyses, designs for retrofits, property condition assessments, and forensic investigations.

ZAPATA® is a full-service architect-engineering (A-E) firm and Department of Defense (DoD) contractor founded in 1991. Our diverse team of professionals collaborates with clients to provide sustainable and resilient solutions to complex challenges. We are a small business and trusted partner with proven experience to provide comprehensive facility, infrastructure, and security design services. At ZAPATA, we earn our clients’ Trust by conducting our business with Integrity and providing Quality services every day.