Promotion to Principal for Hector Zorita

Promotion to Principal for Hector Zorita

Hector Zorita, Principal Engineer

Robert West are pleased to announce the promotion of Hector Zorita to Principal Engineer.

Since joining Robert West Hector has:


  • designed the temporary works (access jetty, fender piles, sector beams) required for the construction of the Thames Tideway Tunnel at the Kirtling Street site
  • undertaken the structural design and supervision of the Thames Tideway Tunnel central cofferdams at Blackfriars, Chelsea, and Victoria & Albert Embankments
  • applied performance based design, which is commonly used for seismic design, to accidental ship impact in an innovative approach and from here prepared a detailed Push Over analysis  to evaluate the energy that a cofferdam can absorb.  Hector presented his findings at The Spanish Young Professionals Committee of PIANC in Tarragona recently.


Hector enjoys a technical challenge and is good at sharing his knowledge, supporting and mentoring team members.


Congratulations Hector!

  • Committed
  • Engaging
  • Professional
  • Confident
  • Adaptable

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