John Shaw, PE

John Shaw, PE

John Shaw Consulting LLC
Office: 530-550-1576

Water, Wastewater and Sewer industry – John Shaw has a unique combination of an operations and an engineering background.

Sanitary engineering including water (potable) and wastewater (industrial and domestic) treatment, conveyance, hydraulics (gravity and force), storage, reuse (biosolids and treated effluent), master planning, operations, maintenance, and expert witness and forensics (mode of failure and standard of care analysis; engineering analysis; product suitability and construction defect issues).

Wastewater treatment plants, effluent re-use and/or disposal facilities, sewage lift station design, sewer collection systems and sludge treatment, and de-watering and disposal/reuse handling facilities.

Water treatment plants, transmission pipelines, pump stations, pressure regulating stations, AWWA storage reservoirs and swimming pools.

Over 25 years of expertise in construction, civil engineering and water, sewer, wastewater and hydraulic engineering as well as experience in operation and maintenance of the related facilities. John Shaw provides consulting to the legal profession, insurance companies and other engineering firms.

Areas of Expertise
  • Accident Investigation
  • Accident Reconstruction
  • Aquatics
  • Civil Engineering
  • Dive Medicine
  • Environmental Toxicology
  • Hazardous Waste
  • Hydraulic Engineering
  • Hydrology & Groundwater
  • OSHA
  • Pipelines
  • Pollution
  • Professional Engineering
  • Sanitary Engineering/Waste Management
  • Stormwater Retention Pond
  • Utilities
  • Water Utility
  • Water/Sewage Treatment Engineering


References upon request.