Engineering Department


3665 JFK Parkway
Bldg.2 Suite 100
Fort Collins, CO 80525

3665 JFK Parkway
Bldg.2 Suite 100
Fort Collins, CO 80525


Chris joined Ayres in 2006, bringing 10 years of experience in civil engineering analysis, design, and construction. He manages the municipal engineering group in our Fort Collins office, combining professional engineering and licensed operator certifications with real-world design, construction, and operations experience.

He has comprehensive, substantial experience in corridor-type wet and dry utilities, including storm drainage, sanitary sewer and water systems, and fiber and copper telecommunications and gas distribution systems. His experience ranges from computer-based demand forecasting, master planning, and capacity sizing to utility locates and potholing, relocation coordination, preparation of detailed construction plans, review of plans on behalf of local municipalities, and construction inspection services.

Chris' areas of expertise include the following:

  • Utility analysis and design
  • Storm drainage
  • Hydraulics
  • Water quality
  • Wastewater collection system analysis and design

Name Title Email Phone
MacDonald, Gene Ayres's Water Resources Engineer 307-634-9888
Pletcher, Chris Ayres Manager-Municipal Engineering 970-223-5556