Tom Visosky, based in Los Angeles, CA, is a vice president with CDM Constructors Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of CDM Smith that is focused on collaborative delivery and construction solutions. Tom has 25 years of significant experience in planning, conceptual design, final design, pre-construction, construction, and commissioning of large water resource projects throughout the U.S. and Australia, and has served as a project director, project manager, technical advisor/quality manager, pre-construction manager, and lead project engineer on these projects. He has expertise in all forms of delivery, including lump-sum design-build, progressive design-build, construction management at-risk (CMAR), design-build-operate, public-private partnerships (P3), and design-bid-build. At CDM Smith, Tom promotes and implements best practices in collaborative delivery and serves as an industry advocate for the value of integrated and collaborative approaches in delivering water and wastewater infrastructure projects.
As third vice president, Tom serves in the capacity as the council’s advisor liaison and interfaces with the advisor representative and members to, among other things, guide the advisor members to effectively participate in the council. Tom was instrumental in creating the council’s advisor group which provides a means for members to further engage and actively work with affiliated businesses in the pursuit of achieving best practices required for the design-build delivery of water and wastewater systems. Tom recently served as co-chair of the WCDA Research Committee that produced the 2021 Phase I Research Report.
Tom has a BS in civil engineering from the University of California at Davis and is a professional engineer in California and Texas.