Leonard Whitchurch, P.E.

Vice President/CFO



Registered Civil Engineer, California No. 52920 (July 1994)
Registered Civil Engineer, Oregon No. 66931 (May 2001)
University of California, Davis M.S., Civil Engineering
University of California, Davis B.S., Civil Engineering

Specialties/Disciplines/Fields of Experience:

Corporate Project Management, Commercial Structural Analysis/Design, Residential Structural Analysis/Design, Seismic Upgrades.

Leonard is currently the Civil/Structural Engineering Supervisor for HBPP Nuclear Decommissioning Project.


Engineering Manager for onsite civil engineering and rigging department of approximately 20 engineers and staff for a $960 million nuclear decommissioning project. Oversee and approve the preparation of onsite civil/structural engineering documents including DCN’s, TE-D’s, Calculations, Work Instructions, Work Orders, Drawings, Specifications, Rigging Plans and Excavation Permits. Assign manpower to various tasks. Assure project schedules are met. Review and approve outside vendor calculations, work plans and procedures. Prepare and oversee contracts for civil/structural engineering consultants. Review all bid specifications and contracts as related to civil/structural engineering issues. Prepare yearly civil engineering budgets and manpower estimates. Responsible for the civil engineering corrective action program and procedures. Provide in field inspections and resolve all field issues.


Fortuna Office Responsibilities:

Principal Engineer for full-service civil engineering company.  Supervise all engineering projects while working as primary on large structural projects.  Assure in-house work is performed correctly and in a timely manner; sub-consultants complete assigned tasks and permit is processed through all agencies.


Past Project Affiliations:

New Fuel Station / Convenience Stores - Eureka, Rio Dell, Redway, Garberville, Crescent City, Red Bluff, Corning, Loleta

Bayfront One – Multi story, Multi-function waterfront project on piling, Eureka, CA

Palco Sawmill Modifications and Additions, Scotia, CA

New North Coast Co-Op, Eureka, CA

Eureka Zoo Pavilion and Petting Barn , CA

Staples store at Eureka Mall tenant improvements, CA

Broadway 8 Cinema Building Remodel, Eureka, CA

New BLM office building ,Arcata, CA


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