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ZAPATA is pleased to announce Mr. Wooseok Ahn, PE has joined the firm in its Atlanta, Georgia office. Mr. Ahn is a professional engineer with eight years of experience providing civil and site development designs and engineering plan review services for public, private, and military/government clients.
Mr. Ahn graduated from the University of North Florida with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering. He holds a North Carolina Stream Buffer Identification Certificate and National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Level 1B & Level II Certificates.
At ZAPATA, Mr. Ahn will provide civil designs of a variety of projects that include surveying, site plans, stormwater management and drainage, utilities, horizontal infrastructure (roads), and erosion control requirements—all to support of the firm’s military, commercial, and industrial clients. He will conduct site visits and assessments, create detailed civil designs, prepare technical specifications, review engineering plans for compliance, and manage projects through to completion.
Prior to joining ZAPATA, Mr. Ahn served as a senior civil engineer employed by the City of Atlanta, Georgia. He was responsible for stormwater design and management—and everything from drainage, detention, water quality, channel protection, and sanitary/stormwater utility connections, to on-site assessments and regulations for stream buffer determination, floodplain requirements and flooding issues, encroachment requirements, and code ordinances.
Mr. Ahn understands project requirements and design specifications for construction materials, site preparation, grading, concrete pours, soil erosion, and sedimentation controls to ensure each project passes testing requirements and construction inspections. He is experienced in quality control and quality assurance (QC/QA) for construction materials testing, such as soil, concrete, asphalt, aggregate, reinforcing steel, and masonry in compliance with ASTM, AASHTO, ACI, and GDOT standards requirements.
Welcome to ZAPATA, Ahn!
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.