Pete Sopher Named VP of Industrial Operations at ZAP Engineering

Lakewood, CO (August 10, 2016) – ZAP Engineering & Construction Services, Inc. (ZAP) is excited to announce its recent hiring of Pete Sopher as Vice President of Industrial Business Operations.  Pete brings to ZAP over 40 years of experience in cement and mineral processing and will be charged with heading up all of ZAP’s operations in these industries.

“The opportunity to add someone with Pete’s reputation and experience in the cement and mineral processing sectors is very exciting for ZAP,” said President Carl Soderman.  “His leadership will have an immediate impact on our ability to serve a growing number of clients in those industries.”

Mr. Sopher earned his BS in Civil Engineering from California Polytechnic University – Pomona.  He is a licensed P.E. in 32 states and a licensed P. Eng. in 3 Canadian provinces.  The majority of his experience has been as a senior project manager responsible for managing multi-discipline projects for clients from the conceptual stage through final engineering and construction administration.


Founded in 2001, ZAP Engineering and Construction Services, Inc. (ZAP) is a full-service engineering and construction management company serving the oil & gas, mineral processing, material handling, specialty chemical and mining industries.  ZAP’s engineering services include: process, mechanical, civil, structural, electrical and instrumentation & controls.  In addition to engineering, a full suite of project management, procurement, construction management and safety services are also offered.  ZAP projects range from quick turnaround maintenance and optimization engineering up to full EPC installations for a variety of facilities and pipelines.


Shane Wilson
Director of Industrial Business

Tyler Wall
Marketing Rep