Howard Colburn

E-MAIL:  hcolburn@cmecorporation.com

7 Palmwood, Irvine, CA 92618

Phone (949) 559-4434

DETAILED  RESUME' AT URL:  :http://www.cmecorporation.com/hc/introlinks.htm

OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT

Construction …Safety…Engineering

MANAGEMENT

Executive

Risk

Program

Project

DEVELOPMENT

Staff

Program

OSHA

MSHA

TECHNICAL

Civil Engineering Design

Quality Assurance

               Erosion Control

CPM

ACCOMPLISHMENTS AND RESULTS

  v      Developed Access Database earthwork modeling program to allow the modeling of surcharged fills with sub-excavations in an infinite number of variations.

  v      Developed Access Database bid, cost tracking and installation program for dry underground utility construction company…Result: increased revenues 500% in one market while developing others.

  v      Delivered mining service company from near bankruptcy during illness of owner...Result: gross income of $1.6 million with 20% net profit within 7 months during my term as General Manager.

  v      Developed and implemented work program for $8 million road project to avoid penalties…Result: savings of up to $500,000 in penalties.

  v      Authored and implemented engineering inspector training program for EPA Storm Water Pollution Prevention compliance requirements…Result: increased proficiency and avoided fines of up to $25,000 per day for non-compliance.

  v      Forensic management of 4,000 acre development project resulted in delivery of lots on time and my Client realized an increase in anticipated profits from $60 million to $90 Million

   v      Designed and managed installation of temporary flood control channel…Result: innovative temporary lining reduced construction cost from $360,000 to $60,000 without sacrifice of quality or longevity.

  v      Served as Expert Witness and third party inspector in construction management, contract administration and civil engineering for case against local school district…Result: settled $250,000 claim in favor of my client.

 v      Produced engineering specifications for installation of interlocking concrete block channel lining that eliminated slope failures under the lining and were adopted by the material manufacturer as the standard installation specification

AFFILIATIONS

Mission Viejo Company

Port of Long Beach

Talega Ranch

Playa Vista

EDUCATION

AA, Goldenwest College

Civil Engineering, Cal State Long Beach

EPA / NPDES  HAZWOPER

REGISTRATION AND LICENSES

American Construction Inspectors Association, Registered Construction Inspector 5191, Engineering

California State Contractors License # 774704

General Builders (B), General Engineering (A), Pipeline (C34)

and Hazardous Substances Removal and Remedial Action Certification

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