First work as topographer with river surveying party of State Engineering Department of California, 1878. Assistant and chief assistant state engineer of California, 1879-1888. In private practice, largely in irrigation work, sewerage and drainage, 1887-1899, located at Sacramento and San Francisco.
At work on river rectification and drainage problems as member Examining Commision on Rivers and Harbors of California, 1889-1890, and as construction engineering to commissioner of public works of California, 1893-1894. Member San Francisco Sewerage Commission, 1892-1893. City engineer, San Francisco, 1900-1904.
Member Isthmian Canal Commission, 1904-1905. Construction engineering United States Reclamation Service, 1905-1907. In private practice as construction engineering, New York and San Francisco, 1907-1909.
At San Francisco, since 1910. Now senior member C. E. Grunsky Company and acting director California Academy of Sciences. Author: Valuation, Depredation and the Rate-Base (with son), 1916.
Topographic Stadia Surveying, 1917. Public Utility Rate Fixing, 1918. Ways to National Prosperity, 1929.
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