William Zavatkay, PE, LEED AP BD+C
Mechanical Discipline Leader
Bill designs mechanical engineering systems for a variety of projects, specializing in public health, research laboratories, vivarium and containment laboratories. He works with laboratory planners, architects and engineers to provide coordinated designs on a variety of complex projects. This involves writing design reports and specifications, performing calculations, producing construction drawings and troubleshooting.
Bill is passionate about designing facilities that promote sustainability and health and safety. He is also passionate about educating others on the best practices for laboratory engineering systems.
Among his most significant professional accomplishments at HDR are serving on project teams for the design of public health labs, veterinary labs and animal disease centres throughout the world.