Hrushikesh Sandhe

Hrushikesh Sandhe, PE, LEED AP


Hrushikesh is the Head of Infrastructure for Walter P Moore’s Pune office with nearly two decades of global experience (U.S., UK, Middle East, and India) in project engineering and management for water infrastructure projects. His expertise has been leveraged on several large projects including the Walmart Home Office Campus, Fort Worth Prairie Dog Creek, Saunders Road Erosion Mitigation, and Bella Professional Park. Within India subcontinent he has helped build a water resources portfolio with key projects such as Bangalore International Airport, Gujarat Institute of Disaster Management, Park Hyatt, Goa, and HINES-HSIIDC. In his current role, he is responsible for services such as Civil Engineering, Traffic, Water, Roads, and Bridges. He focuses on market sectors such as Residential and Commercial Development, Aviation, Industrial, and Public Works.

Hrushikesh holds a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from Gujarat University, and a master’s in Civil Engineering from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. He is a licensed Professional Engineer (PE) for the states of Texas, Virginia, and Washington DC. He is also a USGBC LEED Accredited Professional (LEED AP). In 2021 he was recognized by Virginia's Department of Emergency Management for his role in supporting Peer Review for eight project grant proposals. 

He is actively involved in India Chapters of American Water Works Association (AWWA), American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) and UK-Institution of Civil Engineers.

How does what you do make a difference in the world?
Water is a basic necessity for human beings and working for solutions related to that is satisfying.
What is your proudest accomplishment to-date?
Around 2010, I had an opportunity to build a water service team in India to deliver projects globally.
What's the best advice you've received—so far?
Quality is not an act, but habit.



"Water Recharge, Reuse, and Flood Risk," ACP Magazine, June 2023