Christopher Vella, P.E., S.E., P.Eng.

Senior Structural Engineer

Chris Vella has participated in many design projects including new power stations, new concrete gravity dams, rehabilitation of hydroelectric sites, fish passage designs, marine pier designs, and detailed structural connections. He has design experience with new structures made of concrete, steel, or wood, as well as renovations and repairs to existing structures. He has performed engineering design for a variety of hydropower structures including powerhouses, intake structures, bulkhead dams, trash racks, gates, retaining walls, penstocks, overhead crane supports, flashboards, and fish lifts.

B.S. Civil Engineering, Dalhousie University
Diploma Engineering, Nova Scotia Agricultural College
Licensed Professional Engineer in Maine
Licensed Structural Engineer in Illinois
Licensed Engineer in Ontario and Nova Scotia


Christopher M. Vella