Dr. Murali Atluru, P.E. established DTC in 1979 with the intent of creating a working environment that would stimulate the creativity of his professional staff by providing projects that were interesting and relevant. During his career Dr. Atluru has guided DTC to a 15% annual growth rate and was personally honored by the U.S. Small Business Administration by being named Region I Minority Small Business Firm of the Year for 1999. Dr. Atluru holds a PhD in Environmental Engineering from West Virginia University and is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers, the Water Environment Federation, the Board of Trustees for the Connecticut Community Technical Colleges and the Board of Directors Greater New Haven Chamber of Commerce.
Some of his accolades include:
- Induction as a member of the WA Academy of Civil and Environmental Engineers at West Virginia University, April 19, 2013
- Gateway Community College President’s 2012 Award for Outstanding Service
- The Martin Luther King Jr. Community Service Award, 2000