Varoujan Hagopian, P.E., F.ASCESenior Consultant/Coastal and Waterfront Engineer
Varoujan Hagopian is a designer and experienced engineer. Throughout his professional career, Varoujan has worked on complex, large-scale waterfront developments. For the past 40 years, he has managed, designed, permitted, value engineered and completed the planning, design and construction of a variety of projects that include mixed-use waterfront developments, parks, marinas, offshore recreational islands, beach nourishment, shoreline and edge stabilization, river and lake engineering, wharfs, piers, canals, sea walls, breakwaters, commuter and ferry boat facilities, cruise ship piers, marinas, and harbor protection structures. He has provided complete turnkey services, from conducting feasibility and early planning studies, followed by detail design, permitting and on to final construction.
Mr. Hagopian has also managed and designed projects that require geotechnical, structural, flood control and site engineering as well as environmental permitting services. In addition to his planning, design and project leadership responsibilities, Mr. Hagopian has performed value engineering studies, provided construction management services, and assisted clients with budgeting and contract negotiations.
Securing grants and funding for public projects from a large variety of federal government sources is one of Mr. Hagopian’s core skills including working directly with client congressional representatives in Washington to get federal dollars for 50/50 cost sharing recreational and economic enhancement projects.
- Licensed Professional Engineer: MA