HDR has hired Taylor Bowen Sr. as a hydraulic structures engineer for the Idaho Water Business Group.
Bowen has nearly 15 years of structural engineering and leadership experience in the evaluation, design and retrofit of concrete dams, hydraulic structures, hydropower facilities and buildings. His background and abilities will support HDR’s dams, levees and civil works team on complex local, regional and national projects.
Bowen has a Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering from Utah State University and a master’s degree in civil engineering from Stanford University, both with structural engineering emphasis. He is a member of the Association of State Dam Safety Officials and the United States Society on Dams.
“We are thrilled to welcome Taylor to our team,” said Jerry Otto, senior water resources project manager for HDR in a statement. “His technical capabilities and calm demeanor will greatly benefit our local, regional and national teams and clients on critical water resource projects that are the essential foundation of water supply, water quality, hydropower, climate resiliency and floor risk reduction in our nation.”