Principal

Zoltan Lakatos, P. Eng.

Zoltan began his career at the Technical University of Budapest, Hungary where he earned a Diploma in Civil Engineering with a major in Structural Studies. After coming to Canada, he took several supplementary courses at the University of Toronto. Zoltan has held a licence as a Professional Engineer since 1992.

Throughout his career, Zoltan has been involved in the structural design process in varying capacities including design, drafting, and project coordination. His experience in steel design, building structural design, and industrial structures gave him the expertise to open his own practice in 2002, under the name of Zoltan Engineering.

Currently, his work includes: business development, client relations, structural design, quality control, field review, and project supervision.

Zoltan’s interests include cycling, travelling, skiing, and scuba-diving

Engineering

Jonathan Lensink, B. Eng., E.I.T. – Engineering Services

Jonathan studied at McMaster University, graduating with a degree in Civil Engineering & Management. His degree focused on structural analysis and design, and also had the core components of a business degree. Jonathan joined the team at Zoltan Engineering while studying in 2011, and came on full time in the spring of 2013. His work includes structural design,code & bylaw review, document preparation, quality control, and project management.

Jonathan’s interests include cycling, reading, personal finance, and spending time with his family.

Nicole Allender, P. Eng., P.E.

Nicole received a Bachelor of Science degree in Architectural Engineering from University of California San Luis Obispo and a Master of Engineering Studies degree in Civil Engineering from University of Canterbury in Christchurch, New Zealand. She worked and became licensed as a Structural Engineer in the state of Arizona before moving to Canada in 2013. Nicole joined Zoltan Engineering at the beginning of 2016, bringing with her over 12 years of experience in structural engineering ranging from small to very large scale projects in industrial, institutional, commercial, and residential applications.

Nicole’s interests include spending time with family, being outdoors, and traveling.

Cristian Arias, B. Eng.

Cristian Studied at McMaster University, graduating with a degree in Civil Engineering in June 2016. His focus throughout his program was structural design but he is also knowledgeable in fields such as construction management, pavement design, and water resource systems. Cristian was involved in several extra-curricular activities throughout his time at McMaster including being an active member of the McMaster Engineering Society. Cristian joined Zoltan Engineering in the summer of 2016 and his work at Zoltan Engineering includes structural design, project management, and drafting.

Cristian’s interests include anything with respect to soccer, skateboarding, and playing video games.

Drafting

Tara Veurink

Tara completed her education at Sheridan College in 2007, graduating with a diploma in interior design. Tara worked with a residential design firm for one year after graduation, and then joined Zoltan Engineering in 2008.

Tara’s work includes drafting, drawing management & review, residential design, and document preparation. Tara’s interests include spending time with her family and crafting.

Eddie Partito

Eddie completed his education at Mohawk College in Hamilton. He has earned two diplomas, the first being Buildings Renovations Technician and the second being Architectural Technician. Eddie was significantly involved in the Mohawk Students Association during his time there.

Following after his father, Eddie began his career as a draftsman after graduation with Zoltan Engineering in 2013. His work currently includes drawing management & review, drafting, field measuring, and document preparation.

Eddie’s interests include gaming, cars & car audio, and food preparation and consumption