Nelson Dutra, P.E., Lead Electrical Engineer

  • Joined Gordon Prill in 2001
  • Has been in the electrical design industry since 1998
  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
  • Licensed Engineer in California

Nelson Dutra serves as the Lead Electrical Engineer for Gordon Prill and has been involved in the design of many of the firm's industrial, aerospace and semiconductor facility projects.  Nelson’s experience includes power distribution and generator design, Title 24, energy efficient lighting and lighting control systems. He has performed numerous coordination, short circuit, load flow and arc flash studies. Projects have included lab renovations, office modifications, data center design, clean rooms, design and tool installations for various high technology, advanced manufacturing and microelectronic clients.  He has also worked on utility infrastructure projects involving substations and electrical distribution to buildings. He has worked with clients including Intel, Lockheed Martin, Stanford National Accelerator Laboratory, Applied Materials, University of California, Santa Cruz, and many others.