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About Us

About Us

The Company

Our Story

Blue Peak Engineering was founded in 2004 by our President, Rob DePrat, as a full-service consulting firm offering expertise in civil engineering and land surveying.  Blue Peak Engineering’s mission is to be a valuable and dependable resource for developers and their projects, dedicated to achieving success for the client through professional service, commitment, and integrity.

The Company

Our Story

Blue Peak Engineering was founded in 2004 by our President, Rob DePrat, as a full-service consulting firm offering expertise in civil engineering and land surveying.  Blue Peak Engineering’s mission is to be a valuable and dependable resource for developers and their projects, dedicated to achieving success for the client through professional service, commitment, and integrity.

The Team

Rob DePrat, PE  –  President

Rob has over 25 years of professional civil engineering experience serving clients throughout the western United States in a wide range of commercial, residential, industrial, office, and mixed-use projects. He has designed and overseen the construction of all project types and sizes, ranging from small drive-thru restaurants to large retail power centers, and everything in between. Along with his depth of experience, Rob’s success lies in his dedication to customer service and maintaining valuable working relationships among clients, contractors, and local jurisdictions. When he is not working, Rob enjoys camping and coaching youth sports along with his wife and three children.

Rob's Registrations and Education

Registered Civil Engineer, California #60482
Registered Civil Engineer, Arizona #61201
Registered Civil Engineer, Oregon #89638
Registered Civil Engineer, Nevada #25554
Registered Civil Engineer, New Mexico #22935
Qualified SWPPP Developer (QSD), #20592

Education

Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering   |   University of California, Irvine

MB.A.   |   University of California, Irvine

Rob DePrat, PE  –  President

Rob has over 25 years of professional civil engineering experience serving clients throughout the western United States in a wide range of commercial, residential, industrial, office, and mixed-use projects. He has designed and overseen the construction of all project types and sizes, ranging from small drive-thru restaurants to large retail power centers, and everything in between. Along with his depth of experience, Rob’s success lies in his dedication to customer service and maintaining valuable working relationships among clients, contractors, and local jurisdictions. When he is not working, Rob enjoys camping and coaching youth sports along with his wife and three children.

Rob's Registrations and Education

Registered Civil Engineer, California #60482
Registered Civil Engineer, Arizona #61201
Registered Civil Engineer, Oregon #89638
Registered Civil Engineer, Nevada #25554
Registered Civil Engineer, New Mexico #22935
Qualified SWPPP Developer (QSD), #20592

Education

Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering   |   University of California, Irvine

MB.A.   |   University of California, Irvine

Thomas Hawksworth, PE  –  Senior Vice President

With over 19 years of civil engineering experience, Thomas has designed and managed various projects ranging in size from 0.5-acre to 60-acre developments.  These developments include mixed-use, residential, industrial, commercial and educational facility projects in California, Washington, Arizona, Nevada and Idaho.   Over the course of his career he has worked with clients such as Frontier Real Estate, Wal-Mart, Home Depot, El Pollo Loco, The Irvine Company, RD Olson, Popeye’s, The Habit, Dunkin’ Donuts, Starbucks, McDonalds, Panda Express and numerous Southern California unified school districts.  His recent projects include the River Street redevelopment project in San Juan Capistrano, an Extra Space Self-Storage redevelopment project in Anaheim, a new Starbucks in Anaheim, and the recently opened Rodeo 39 project in Stanton.  With a family background in engineering, Thomas’s dedication to excellence and his ability to manage complicated projects are his foundations to success.  When he’s not working, Thomas enjoys spending time with his wife and 3 kids, and off-roading in his 4Runner!

Thomas's Registrations and Education

Registration

Registered Civil Engineer, California #68771

Registered Civil Engineer, Idaho #17480

Qualified SWPPP Developer/Practitioner (QSD/P) #00266

Education

Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering   |   Pennsylvania State University

Thomas Hawksworth, PE  –  Senior Vice President

With over 19 years of civil engineering experience, Thomas has designed and managed various projects ranging in size from 0.5-acre to 60-acre developments.  These developments include mixed-use, residential, industrial, commercial and educational facility projects in California, Washington, Arizona, Nevada and Idaho.   Over the course of his career he has worked with clients such as Frontier Real Estate, Wal-Mart, Home Depot, El Pollo Loco, The Irvine Company, RD Olson, Popeye’s, The Habit, Dunkin’ Donuts, Starbucks, McDonalds, Panda Express and numerous Southern California unified school districts.  His recent projects include the River Street redevelopment project in San Juan Capistrano, an Extra Space Self-Storage redevelopment project in Anaheim, a new Starbucks in Anaheim, and the recently opened Rodeo 39 project in Stanton.  With a family background in engineering, Thomas’s dedication to excellence and his ability to manage complicated projects are his foundations to success.  When he’s not working, Thomas enjoys spending time with his wife and 3 kids, and off-roading in his 4Runner!

Thomas's Registrations and Education

Registration

Registered Civil Engineer, California #68771

Registered Civil Engineer, Idaho #17480

Qualified SWPPP Developer/Practitioner (QSD/P) #00266

Education

Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering   |   Pennsylvania State University

Steven Johnson, PE

In his over 10 years of civil engineering experience, Steve has designed and managed a wide range of developments from a half-acre Jack-in-the-Box to an 83-acre planned community in Tustin. He has assisted clients along the entire west coast develop residential, industrial, and commercial projects, along with numerous educational facilities. A few of these clients include Regency Centers, Target, Wal-Mart, Circle K Stores, RD Olson, Standard Pacific Homes, Craig Reality as well as multiple Southern California unified school districts. Steve approaches each and every project, regardless of size, with the same attention to detail and commitment to the highest level of customer satisfaction and thrives on the unique challenges each project brings. In his free time, Steve enjoys hiking and camping with his wife and three children and working on his latest home improvement project.

Steven's Registrations and Education

Registration
Registered Civil Engineer, California #83319
Registered Civil Engineer, Colorado #57162
Registered Civil Engineer, Montana #63118
Registered Civil Engineer, Oregon #96126
Registered Civil Engineer, Washington #20101811
Qualified SWPPP Developer (QSD) #83319

Education

Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering | California State University, Long Beach

Associate of Science, Construction Technology | El Camino College

Steven Johnson, PE

In his over 10 years of civil engineering experience, Steve has designed and managed a wide range of developments from a half-acre Jack-in-the-Box to an 83-acre planned community in Tustin. He has assisted clients along the entire west coast develop residential, industrial, and commercial projects, along with numerous educational facilities. A few of these clients include Regency Centers, Target, Wal-Mart, Circle K Stores, RD Olson, Standard Pacific Homes, Craig Reality as well as multiple Southern California unified school districts. Steve approaches each and every project, regardless of size, with the same attention to detail and commitment to the highest level of customer satisfaction and thrives on the unique challenges each project brings. In his free time, Steve enjoys hiking and camping with his wife and three children and working on his latest home improvement project.

Steven's Registrations and Education

Registration
Registered Civil Engineer, California #83319
Registered Civil Engineer, Colorado #57162
Registered Civil Engineer, Montana #63118
Registered Civil Engineer, Oregon #96126
Registered Civil Engineer, Washington #20101811
Qualified SWPPP Developer (QSD) #83319

Education

Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering | California State University, Long Beach

Associate of Science, Construction Technology | El Camino College

Kimberly Johnson, PE

With over 13 years of civil engineering experience, Kimberly has worked in California and the Pacific Northwest with projects ranging in size from a small parking lot rehab to high-rise mixed-use residential and commercial buildings in the heart of Hollywood. Kimberly has worked with clients such as Dunkin Donuts, Starbucks, Kilroy, Frontier Real Estate, Banner Development, Circle K, Self-Storage Facilities, Xebec Building Company, Del Taco, Wendy’s, and multiple Unified School Districts. Kim carries on the family civil engineer legacy, and as well as being married to Steven Johnson who is also a civil engineer at Blue Peak! Kim and Steve have 3 kids, and in her off time she enjoys endurance sports, trail running, and being in the outdoors.

Kimberly's Registrations and Education

Registration
Registered Civil Engineer, California #81979
Registered Civil Engineer, Oregon #94115PE

Education

Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering | California State University of Long Beach

Kimberly Johnson, PE

With over 13 years of civil engineering experience, Kimberly has worked in California and the Pacific Northwest with projects ranging in size from a small parking lot rehab to high-rise mixed-use residential and commercial buildings in the heart of Hollywood. Kimberly has worked with clients such as Dunkin Donuts, Starbucks, Kilroy, Frontier Real Estate, Banner Development, Circle K, Self-Storage Facilities, Xebec Building Company, Del Taco, Wendy’s, and multiple Unified School Districts. Kim carries on the family civil engineer legacy, and as well as being married to Steven Johnson who is also a civil engineer at Blue Peak! Kim and Steve have 3 kids, and in her off time she enjoys endurance sports, trail running, and being in the outdoors.

Kimberly's Registrations and Education

Registration
Registered Civil Engineer, California #81979
Registered Civil Engineer, Oregon #94115PE

Education

Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering | California State University of Long Beach

Mike Hoe, PE 

Mike has over 10 years of civil engineering experience with commercial, residential, industrial, office, and mixed-use projects throughout Southern California.  He has worked with clients such as Costco, Starbucks, McDonald’s, Home Depot and various residential homebuilders and Southern California Unified School Districts.  Mike excels in his attention to detail, communication and strong work ethic.  When he’s not working, Mike enjoys playing golf and spending time with his two kids.

Mike's Registrations and Education

Registration

Registered Civil Engineer, California #81142

Education

Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering   |   California Polytechnic State University, Pomona

Nadia Manzur 

Nadia recently graduated from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona (Cal Poly Pomona) with her bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering. From trying different paths of construction, transportation and now land development, she has found the start to her future here at Blue Peak. Working with this company has not only put what she learned from school to a test, but is also making her a better engineer every day. When she is not working on a project, you can find her outdoors looking for new adventure and memories.

Nadia's Education

Education

Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering   |   California Polytechnic State University, Pomona

Nadia Manzur 

Nadia recently graduated from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona (Cal Poly Pomona) with her bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering. From trying different paths of construction, transportation and now land development, she has found the start to her future here at Blue Peak. Working with this company has not only put what she learned from school to a test, but is also making her a better engineer every day. When she is not working on a project, you can find her outdoors looking for new adventure and memories.

Nadia's Education

Education

Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering   |   California Polytechnic State University, Pomona

Karin Aiello, Executive Assistant

Karin is the glue that holds us all together. She has a degree in English she uses to keep our grammar in check. She uses her mom voice to make sure we get back to you on all the proposals, invoices, and emails we need to send.  She’s also a professional photographer, a wanna-be novelist, and a Jeep enthusiast. In her spare time, she reads all the books, binges all the Netflix, and imagines her pavement princess out on the trails.

Contact Us

California

18543 Yorba Linda Blvd. #235
Yorba Linda, CA 92886

Idaho

3313 W. Cherry Lane #507
Meridian, ID 83646

Oregon

345 Westfield St. #406
Silverton, OR 97381