Bahjat has experience working as a field engineer, design engineer, materials engineer and project manager on a wide range of structures. He has had the pleasure of working on several large and high profile projects, including the Hermitage Towers in Paris, the Wembley Stadium in the UK, the World Trade Center towers in New York City, The Gerald Desmond Bridge in Long Beach and the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge. Bahjat has a master’s degree (MEng) in high performance structures from MIT, and a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) from Anderson’s School of Business at UCLA. He has specialized expertise in bridge construction, particularly with cable system fabrication and erection.
At Alta Vista, Bahjat oversees all internal operations including Finance, Project Operations, Lab Operations and Human Resources. He also actively manages and works on several projects in Southern California.
One of our most active employees, Bahjat enjoys early morning CrossFit, kettlebell, or TRX suspension training workouts in his spare time. He also enjoys windsurfing in the summer and snowboarding in the winter.