Hydraulic and Hydraustructure Engineer
Experience of 50 years in hydraulic structure engineering, including planning and design of all forms of hydraulic works such as river diversion structures, intakes, canals dams, dams, siphons, reservoirs and pumping stations for water supply and irrigation projects.
Sample projects at home include design and supervision of construction of the 8 million cu.m Eynan reservoir and 5,500 cu.m/hr intake and pumping station for water supply from the reservoir to Upper galilee (1982). Projects abroad include the design of typical hydraulic structures and pumping stations for the Alto Plura project, Peru (1988), detailed design and supervision of construction of the typical irrigation unit in the Bhairawal-Lumblnl project, Nepal (1978-1979), and planning and detailed design of irrigation and drainage systems in the Bajo Yuna project, Dominican Republic (1977).
Kishinev Institute of Technology - 1956 M.Sc. in Hydraulic Engineering.
1992- Present Lavi - Natif corseting engineers - design of hydraulic structures.
1991-1992 Balasha - Jalon Consulting Engineers Ltd. In charge of design
of Hydraulic Structures in Dead Sea Works -flood control schemes,
Lagos, Nigeria - Drainage scheme, Netania - Wastewater treatment
plant and others.
1974-1991 Tahal Consulting Engineers Ltd. Engaged in planning and design of
hydraulic works and structures in the framework of the company's
projects at home and abroad Main projects.
1981-1988 Israel. Responsible for design of a series of major intakes, pumping
station and reservoirs for water supply to various regions of the country:
- Design of 6,000 cu.m/hr Yargat intake and pumping station on the Jordan River for water supply to Lower Galilee (1988).
- Design of 3,500 cu.m/hr intake and pumping station for water supply to Lower Galilee from Azorim Reservoir (1987).
- Design and supervision of construction of 8 million cu.m Eynan storage reservoir, and 5,500 cu.m/hr intake and pumping station for water supply to Upper Galilee (1982).
- Design of intake and pumping station for water supply to the Jezreel Valley from Ma'ale Hakishon reservoir, the design included construction of two towers, with access bridges, equipped with gates at 5 different elevation to permit withdrawal of water at the level of the best quality (1981).
1988 Peru. Design of typical hydraulic structures and pumping stations for the Alto Plura
irrigation project covering 40,000 hs.
1979-1987 Dead Sea Works, Israel. Design of hydraulic works for flood control, dams,
stream regulation, evaporation pans, channels, hydraulic structures, and
pumping stations, for production of salts from Dead Sea brines by means
of evaporation pans. Work including selection of pumps and accessories.
1978-1979 Nepal. Irrigation and drainage engineer, Bhalrawa-Lumbini Irrigation project.
Responsible for detailed design and supervision of construction of the
prototype irrigation unit of 7,500 ha.
1977 Dominican Republic. Planning and detailed design of irrigation and drainage
systems, including all appurtenant structures, of the Bajo Yuna irrigation
and flood control project.
1979 Israel Design of cross drainage structures of a major highway and railway in
southern Israel. Was also responsible for all field investigations.
1974-1976 Jordan River drainage and flood control project. Design of a wide variety
1965-1974 Moldavia water company. Director of Irrigation and Drainage Division and
Chief Project Engineer. Directed and supervised field investigations and
the preparation of plans and designs of irrigation and drainage systems
of numerous medium and large scale irrigation projects, amongst them
an irrigated agricultural project covering an area of 30,000 ha which
included small dams and reservoirs, spillways, intakes, covariance and
distribution systems and their appurtenances.
1960-1965 Municipal Buildings and Development Co., Moldavia. Site Engineer and
Team Leader of project engineering teams. Supervised the construction
of earthworks, infrastructure (roads, water supply and sewerage), concrete
and brick structures, responsibilities included quality and quantity
supervision and preparation of construction drawings.
1956-1960 Chief engineer of project flood carfare drainage and irrigation, covering
of 40,000 hd in the walley of dhasur and bruit rivers.
Affiliations: Registered Engineer in Israel.
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