John W. Zabilowicz, PE2019-06-06T14:18:31-04:00

John W. Zabilowicz, PE

John W. Zabilowicz, PE is a founding principal of Z&F Consulting and is responsible for power, electrical, fire alarm, security and communications services. He has broad experience in various industries in the field of electrical engineering and control systems design. With a background spanning the industrial, commercial, and utility industries, he has implemented the most practical and effective solutions for these business sectors.

Mr. Zabilowicz is a BSEE graduate from Pennsylvania State University. He is a licensed professional engineer in twenty-three states and has over 26 years of practical experience in the electrical design of various Power, Industrial, and Commercial facilities.

Mr. Zabilowicz’s expertise and broad-based knowledge is a key factor for the successful design and implementation of any project that he oversees. He is the Chief Electrical Engineer for Z&F Consulting and is responsible for overall electrical department management. His duties as Chief Electrical Engineer includes implementing project design quality control, project and staff scheduling, assisting in marketing, and establishing and monitoring budgets.


  • Medium and low voltage power distribution, including fault calculations, protective relay coordination and load flow studies
  • Cogeneration and third party power dispatching systems
  • Laboratory electrical layout and design
  • Emergency power distribution and generation
  • Drive systems, including unique systems such as cycloconverters, VVVF, and DC drives, as well as standard pulse width modulation technology
  • Estimating, scheduling and construction management
  • Extensive experience working with international clients
  • Design of power and control systems for process waste water treatment and asset recovery
  • LEED Certified


  • Performance award for engineering /design on FGD Retrofit Project Tennessee Valley Authority, largest Flue Gas Desulphorization Project to date in North America
  • Electrical and control system design engineer for first patented sulfuric acid recovery system for electro-galvanizing line
  • Youngest engineer to be appointed supervisor of a test division in history of Philadelphia Naval Shipyard


Z&F Consulting has the experience, knowledge, and capacity to successfully complete an assignment in a professional, cost-effective, and timely manner.