Kim Rivera, PE

Department Manager
Kim Rivera specializes in environmental engineering, water/wastewater treatment design, and hydraulic modeling. She has managed numerous NASA projects at Kennedy Space Center and Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, including the Crawlerway initiative, facilities demolition and deconstruction, and shoreline restoration projects. She maintains accreditation as an asbestos inspector in Florida and has performed asbestos, heavy metal, and other hazardous materials surveys for NASA and municipalities throughout the state.
Bachelor of Science, Environmental Engineering, University of Central Florida

NASA KSC Crawlerway Foundation and Compatibility Studies, which was honored with the 2011 ASCE Florida Section Project of the Year Award

NASA Kennedy Space Center’s Mobile Launch Platform Demolition

NASA Design and Engineering During Construction to Restore KSC's Shoreline

NASA Design and Engineering During Construction to Install Scour Protection at all of KSC's Bridges


Fun FactFrom a resort town in Canada to the Abaco Islands in the Bahamas, Kim's love for travel means leaving the country almost every season through the year.