• Bachelor of Science (BSME) Stanford University
  • Licensed Mechanical Engineer CA and WA
  • Bilingual - English and Spanish


  • Sales, Marketing and Business Development
  • Construction Management
  • Facilities Management
  • Plant Design, Operations and Commissioning
  • Capital Equipment and Process Engineering
  • Land Development and Entitlements
  • MEP and HVAC Design

Core Competencies

  • Project Engineering
  • Project Management
  • Construction Management
  • Field Service Engineering


José A. Burruel, P.E.

A seasoned Professional Mechanical Engineer offering senior level Project Engineering and Project Management consulting services leading diverse domestic and multinational teams. With a career that has covered multiple fields and industries, brings a broad range of business and technical viewpoints to any multi-discipline project. An energetic self-starter, innovative thinker and motivational leader of numerous engineering and construction projects. Known as a well-rounded and versatile manager with the able to guide projects from conception to completion. Industries served include: HVAC; wastewater treatment; desalination; residential building and land development; facilities engineering; semiconductor; industrial ventilation; environmental; and hazardous waste.
Bachelor of Science (BSME) Stanford University
Licensed Mechanical Engineer CA and WA • Bilingual English and Spanish
Expertise: Business Development; Construction Management; Facilities; Plant Design and Operations; Project Implementation; Plant Commissioning; Capital Equipment; Process Engineering; Land Development and Entitlements


Project Engineering: Design Coordination and Liaison; Sales and Application Support; HVAC Design; Title 24 Support; Capital Equipment Sizing and Specification; Vendor Management; Feasibility Studies; Pre-Construction Planning; Project Management Support; Field Support; RFI's; Process Piping; Wastewater & Water Process Design; Facilities Engineering

Project Management: Project Definition; Scope of Work Development; Site Evaluation; Risk Management; Resource Allocation; RFQ's; Construction Budgeting and Scheduling; Risk Management; Labor Leveling; Subcontractor Management; Shipping and Receiving; International Shipping and Logistics; Contract Administration; Project Closeout

Construction Management: Industrial Plants; Commercial and Residential Developments; Environmental Projects; Facility Upgrades; Permitting; Budget and Cost Controls; QA/QC Plans; Construction Inspections; Site Supervision; Subcontractor Management; Bid Evaluations; RFI Processing; Startup and Commissioning; Contract Punch-Lists and Acceptance

Site Supervision: Contract Monitoring and Technical Inspections to ensure compliance with Plans and Specifications; Development, Implementation and Oversight of QA/QC Plans; Project Controls in accordance with Best Practices and Regulatory Requirements; Work Instructions, Field Orders and other Contract Documentation; Safety Monitoring

Other: Computer skills include MS Professional Office Suite, Primavera, MS Project, and AutoCAD. Can travel on assignments both domestically and internationally. USA citizen (CA home base)

Major Accomplishments Include:
•Founder of a HVAC Company
•Founder of a Land Development Company
•Site Development Manager on Several Commercial and Land Development Projects in California
•International Engineering Management of the largest Desalination Plant in the Western Hemisphere
•Project Manager on various Brine Water RO Plants in Spain and Chile
•Construction Manager on a WWT Plant for Power Generation Station in Mexico
•Commissioning Manager for a SWRO Plant in the Caribbean
•Project Manager on various multi-million dollar Wastewater Treatment Plants

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