Mr. Thiede is currently licensed as an Professional Engineer in the State of California. Mr. Thiede began an internship with Davids Engineering prior to completing his undergraduate studies. Mr. Thiede’s upper division civil engineering course work at California State University Chico concentrated on hydrology and fluid mechanics. Mr. Thiede has provided services involving flow measurement and environmental data acquisition in a variety of settings. Mr. Thiede has extensive experience in the use of state-of-the-art flow measurement devices. Mr. Thiede has performed analyses of flow data records for the purpose of calibrating deployed stationary measurement devices. Mr. Thiede has also assisted in the development of innovative flow measurement technologies with the goal of providing increased efficiency and accuracy in the collection of farm gate delivery data.