Manager Richland Office
Dr. Abatt, Fellow ASCE, has over 30 years experience in engineering practice, education, and management of multi-disciplinary engineering teams. He has authored numerous technical reports and presentations in his professional career that highlight his technical expertise with linear and nonlinear structural analysis, seismic analysis, soil-structure interaction, fluid-structure interaction, and impact analyses. Dr. Abatt has acted as a Subject Matter Expert for both the US Department of Energy and the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission. He is the Vice-Chair of the ASCE Dynamic Analysis of Nuclear Structures Committee and is the Manager of the Richland, Washington Office of Becht Engineering.