B.S., Civil Engineering, University of the Pacific, Stockton

Mechanical Studies, California State University, Sacramento


Civil Engineer

No. C35297, California


American Society of
Civil Engineers


EAA Member

Mr. Porter has over 30 years of continuous employment in the Electric Utility Business in Civil Engineering, Project Management and Project Construction. Dave’s areas of experience include transmission and distribution line design, steel and wood pole design and analysis, foundation design, substation structural design, construction coordination and inspection, line routing, site development, earthwork design, facilities refurbishment, contract and specification preparation and administration, material specification preparation, construction standards origination, transmission line and line materials failure analysis, line cost estimating, and project scheduling. His strengths include a specialty in designing, preparing plans and specifications, and providing construction and maintenance support for transmission line and substation facilities.

Dave Porter P.E.

Utility Engineer