David J. Peterson, P.E. SWD Master
Address :140 Lomas Santa Fe Dr Ste 202
Solana Beach, CA 92075-1252
Phone :(858) 720-1001
Peterson is President/CEO of Watershape Consulting, Inc., an
international planning, design, and engineering firm providing
owners, architects, contractors, and the legal profession with services
relating to residential, commercial, and institutional pools, spas, and
water features. He obtained his B.S. Civil Engineering at Cal Poly,
San Luis Obispo and is a licensed engineer in several states.
Peterson has been in the watershaping industry since 1994 when he began his career designing life support systems for large aquariums and marine mammal exhibits. He was Vice President Engineering at Polaris Pool Systems where he developed and patented several products. He is a prolific writer and is actively involved with trade organizations and code development.
David J. Peterson, P.E.
Society of Watershape Designers Education
Level I Design School "2005"
Pool and Watershape Construction School "2006"
Design Schools "2007/2008"
• Elements of Design
• Measured Perspective
• Color Theory
• The Vocabulary of Architecture & Style
• Ponds and Waterfeatures
Professional Client Presentation Workshop "2008"
Major Renovation School "2017"