Chowdhary has over 19 years of transportation construction work experience working for VDOT, Caltrans and consulting engineering firms.
Prior to forming CES Consulting, Chowdhary was the District Scheduling Engineer at VDOT.s Northern Virginia District for the past 6 years where he was responsible for schedule development (all phases), constructability and bidability reviews, and contract development for all transportation projects. As the District Scheduling Engineer, he developed VDOT.s guidelines manual for Contract Time Determination Report (CTDR, Highway Users Benefit . Road User Cost program and the real time NOI tracker. As the District Claims lead analyst, he has successfully represented VDOT in reviewing, analyzing and defending the department on multiple claims totally up to $20 million.
Working on behalf of VDOT during the last 15 years, in his roles as district scheduling engineer, project controls engineer, senior office engineer and senior inspector, he has successfully delivered construction projects in all facets and roles.
Chowdhary graduated with a B.Sc. (1988) and M. Sc. (1991) in Civil Engineering from South Dakota School of Mines and Technology.
Chowdhary is a certified Project Management Professional through the Project Management Institute (PMI) and also a certified Planning and Scheduling Professional through American Association of Cost Engineers Institute (AACEI)