Barbara Ramza, B.Sc.
Sr. CAD/Design Technician
Barbara Ramza, B.Sc., worked with Kerr Wood Leidal Associates Ltd (KWL) for 13 years, where she was responsible for CAD design and drafting of a variety of projects including bridges, buildings, wastewater and water treatment facilities, structural and piping layout, land developments, storm water, sanitary sewer and water plan profiles and grading plans. She interacted with the survey department to obtain required topographical information for new projects. She downloaded electronic surveys to develop existing surfaces, sections and profiles, proposed horizontal and vertical alignments, templates, and she generated quantities using AutoDesk Land Development Desktop 2 and 3. Barbara also prepared presentation drawings and figures for meetings, proposals, and promotional materials utilizing AutoCAD and CorelDraw software.
Mrs. Ramza has over 27 years’ experience in civil and mechanical drafting and design. At SHA she provides computer aided drafting for landfill engineering projects, using AutoCAD Civil 3D, including site grading plans, profiles, details of leachate collectors, drainage systems and access roads. Since joining SHA in 2003 she has been extensively involved in numerous SHA projects, such as Vancouver Landfill Phase 2, 3 and 4 Closure Detail Design, Hartland Landfill Long Term Leachate Management Plan, Forceman Landfill (Terrace BC) and several detailed designs for transfer stations.