Academic Credentials
  • M.S., Civil Engineering, California State Poly University, Pomona, 2021
  • B.S., Construction Management, California State University, Fresno, 2020
Academic Appointments
  • Research assistant at California State Polytechnic University, Civil and Construction Engineering Department, 2020-2021.
Professional Honors
  • Sigma Lambda Chi Honor Society
Professional Affiliations
  • American Society of Civil Engineers
  • Association of General Contractors

Mr. Shabana's construction experience is highly diverse, encompassing a wide range of sectors, including utilities, oil and gas, fueling systems, tank farms, infrastructure, and transportation. His extensive field background is complemented by his research contributions and thought leadership, demonstrated through the publication of multiple research papers. Notably, his research has often focused on strategies to proactively mitigate claims and disputes, particularly within the realm of mega transportation projects in the United States.

Prior to Exponent, Mr. Shabana made substantial contributions to large-scale utility projects, including the removal and replacement of gas transmission and distribution lines for prominent utility clients. Mr. Shabana's expertise extends to the planning, execution, and maintenance of fueling systems tailored to the unique requirements of various branches of the U.S. military. Additionally, he has played a pivotal role in both the construction and repair of fuel tanks and tank farms, forging collaborative partnerships with major oil companies across the United States.