Rising Stars in Multidisciplinary Engineering – John Butt, MBA, PE

Associate Director of Transportation


Englewood, CO

John Butt is an exemplary leader, overseeing Ulteig’s transportation group–which is a part of their civil engineering department.  He has expanded Ulteig’s transportation portfolio into the Texas Department of Transportation market and achieved a number of orders from the North Dakota Department of Transportation.  Butt’s professionalism and leadership set him apart from his peers.

Accomplishments/Projects: CDOT I-70 F-13 S Bridge Replacement, Project Manager–Colorado; NDDOT Structure Replacement (ND127), Project Manager–North Dakota; US Fish and Wildlife Service National Bridge Inspection Program, Inspection Team Leader and Load Rating Engineer–National

Education: BS in Civil Engineering, Manhattan College; MS in Civil Engineering, Polytechnic Institute of New York; MBA, University of Colorado–Denver

Professional/Public Service: ACEC, Colorado and North Dakota Chapters; Engineers without Borders, NY Professional Chapter