Biosolids Expert Drury Whitlock Joins CDM Smith

February 28, 2017

SALT LAKE CITY—CDM Smith is proud to announce that Drury Whitlock, PE has joined the firm as aDru Whitlock leading biosolids expert with the Water Services Group. Whitlock brings extensive biosolids-related master planning and design experience to the firm, as well as a broad range of wastewater process engineering skills.

For 25 years, Whitlock has been involved in research, science and engineering with specific emphasis in anaerobic digestion, biogas utilization and energy management optimization. He previously served as a Residuals Resource Recovery Technology Lead at CH2M Hill, utilizing his wastewater design and planning experience to create sustainable energy management plans for wastewater utilities around the world. 

“Dru’s broad range of experience in the West, coupled with his involvement with biosolids projects on an international scale, will greatly enhance our biosolids team and help CDM Smith deliver results for our clients around the U.S.,” says Peter Loomis, CDM Smith vice president and technical strategy leader for biosolids and bioenergy. 

“I’m proud to join an organization whose cultural values so closely reflect my own,” says Whitlock. “I am excited to build on CDM Smith’s leadership within the biosolids realm while also furthering our client collaboration and environmental sustainability.” 

Whitlock is an active member of the Water Environment Federation (WEF) Residuals and Biosolids Committee and Chair of the RBC Bioenergy Subcommittee.

Whitlock will be based out of Salt Lake City, Utah where he enjoys cross-country skiing and cycling with his wife and two children in the beautiful Wasatch Mountains. 

CDM Smith provides lasting and integrated solutions in water, environment, transportation, energy and facilities to public and private clients worldwide. As a full-service engineering and construction firm, we deliver exceptional client service, quality results and enduring value across the entire project lifecycle.