Andres Atara
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Professional civil engineer specializing in hydraulic resource management from the National University of Colombia, with over six years of experience in feasibility and advice of hydrologic studies, hydraulic modeling and hydraulic structures design.

I have experience in design and building advice of highway rainage, tunnels drainage system, design and movement of aqueduct and sewage systems, design of hydraulic structures for water treatment, flood risk evaluation, torrential rivers modeling and control structures design, I have experience in riverbank protection structures design, environmental impact evaluation and extremes events hydrological advise.

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  • Hydraulic Specialist EDL S.A.S · Full-time May 2018 – Present 4 yrs 5 mos Bogotá, Bogota, Colombia Hydraulic structures advice for the highway between Bogota and Villavicencio. Tunnels drainage advice. Calibration and modelation hydraulic of torrentials rivers for proposal building of bridges fundation protection. Design of hydraulic structures for water treatment. hydraulic design for highway drainage.
  • Hydraulic Engineer INGETEC, engineering consultants · Full-time Sep 2016 – Jul 2017 10 mos Bogotá, Bogota, Colombia roadway drainage design, hydraulic structures inventory, design and movement of aqueduct and sewage systems and drainage design for mining project.
  • Civil Engineer National University of Colombia · Full-time Sep 2015 – May 2016 8 mos Bogotá, Bogota, Colombia Designed structures for riverbank protection in the Magdalena river (Colombia). Designed structures defending against flooding, such as concrete wall. Designed sewerage system in the Girardot city from Colombia.
  • Engineering Assistant JAM, engineering and invironment EU · Full-time Aug 2013 – Dec 2014 1 yrs 4 mos Bogotá, Bogota, Colombia roadway hydraulic design. Hydraulic and morphologic study to design protection against the flooding of the Magdalena river Colombia. Threat study for flood in the watershed of Chocho
    river Colombia.


  • National University of Colombia Master of Design (MDes), hydraulic science, Civil Engineering 2017 – 2017 This master was focused on civil works for the protection of riverbanks, hydrological data management in python and the hydraulic modeling of rivers.
  • National University of Colombia Engineer's degree, Civil engineering, Civil Engineeering 2009 – 2015 Civil engineer, in my degree I took courses such as river engineering, river hydraulic and applications of hydraulics.

Joined: February 4, 2022

Last seen: February 8, 2022


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Fontibon, Cundinamarca, Colombia