Our Specialists

Peter Duryea, Ph.D., P.E.

Senior Project Manager

Dr. Peter Duryea is a Senior Project Manager based in Knight Piésold’s Denver office. His career in civil and geotechnical engineering includes 19 years of consulting experience and four years of experience as a research associate with a major “Research One” university.

He has worked on diverse projects, including geotechnical analyses and designs for plant sites and heap leach and tailings storage facilities for the mining industry. Peter has also worked in stormwater hydrology, highway engineering, and research regarding unsaturated soils, groundwater recharge, and the consolidation behavior of infiltration pond sediments.