Peter K. Thorne



Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO.  December 1993

  • Bachelor of Science, Engineering, Civil Specialty
  • Environmental Engineering Minor

Licenses / Certifications       

  • California Professional Engineer  58279, Since 1998
  • California Contractors License  (B & C-42) 708781, Since 1995
  • Certified Professional in Erosion and Sediment Control  (CPESC)  4475
  • Certified Erosion, Sediment, and Storm Water Inspector (CESSWI)   1090
  • Construction General Permit Trainer of Record
  • Approved CPESC and CESSWI Instructor


AutoCAD, Eagle Point, Flow Master, Civil Storm, AutoTurn, Excel, Word.

Employment History  

Vice President and Partner, BTConsulting, Jan. 2009 - Present

Engineer of Record, Red Hawk Casino, 2007 - 2009

  • Responsible for the design of all site facilities, including tanks, booster/lift stations and distribution networks.
  • Responsible for site grading and improvements, inspection, construction support and systems startup.

Vice President, Gene E. Thorne & Associates, Inc., 2004 - 2009

  • Responsible for the Engineering Department, including H/R, evaluations, work flow and design implementation.
  • Liaison between clients, contractors, agencies, staff, neighbors and consultants.
  • Project proponent to Public Agencies, City Councils, Planning Commissions, Boards of Supervisors.

Project Engineer, Gene E. Thorne & Assoc, Inc., 1994 - 2004

  • Implemented CAD techniques and automated the engineering department.
  • Maintained project timelines and managed client expectations.
  • Acted as project proponent through the entire development process.

Contractor, Peter Thorne Construction, 2000 - 2011

  • Responsible for the operation of a small business based on the construction industry.
  • Design and install septic systems, remodels and garages.
  • Performed limited grading and trenching.
  • Responsible for client relations, code compliance, scheduling, and budgeting.

Construction, Morning Star Construction, 1992 - 1994

  • Restored Victorian Era houses in the Denver area.
  • Learned the construction trade, time management, client and agency relations while working in historical areas.
  • Learned to respect and preserve the artistry and pride that builders of the past took in their work.

BTConsulting Inc., 5460 Merchant Circle, Unit A, Placerville, CA 95667