Ahmad Salah, Ph.D., M.B.A., P.E., GISP, C.F.M., of J-U-B ENGINEERS, Inc. Orem, UT office, was recently honored by receiving the Denis D. Stuhff Award of Excellence. The award is given annually by the Utah Floodplain and Stormwater Managers Association at their conference to one or two individuals in recognition of their work in the Flood Plain Managers Profession. It is named after the late Denis D. Stuhff who was an advocate for Floodplain Managers in Utah.
Ahmad Salah is well educated in Water and Hydrology with several degrees including a Ph.D. from BYU in 2009, Masters from University of Twente, Enschede, Holland, and a Bachelor of Science from Cairo, Egypt. As part of his Ph.D., he was involved with the development of the Watershed Modeling System (WMS) and Surface Water Modeling System (SMS).
Ahmad has worked at J-U-B Engineers since 2017 assisting in Storm Water, Irrigation, Hydrology, and other water-related issues as well as geospatial tools application in engineering. Prior to that, he worked for Stanley Consultants and Aquaveo doing other major drainage 1&2D modeling projects.
Ahmad has 24 years of rich experience in the industry. He has been a CFM for many years and is licensed as a Professional Engineer in both Idaho and Utah. He holds an MBA from BYU and is a GIS professional.
“J-U-B Engineers is doing a fantastic job helping me design and fund a flood prevention project. Ahmad Salah is very helpful. He really knows what he is doing and has the firm behind him so he can get into the details and get the job done.”
– Nick Castleton, Mayor, Eureka, UT