Michael C. Head, PE, LEED AP BD+C
, has more than 35 years of Structural Engineering Analysis, Design, and Project / Construction Management
experience in Saudi Arabia and the United States. His projects range from the design of new facilities and forensic investigations to renovation and retrofitting of existing structures in the GMP, Design/Bid and Design/Bid/Build delivery method.
Mr. Head is a Registered Professional Engineer in 12 States (AL, AR, AZ, FL, GA, MA, MD, MS, NC, NH, SC, TN), Washington, D.C., and the United Kingdom, a registered Special Inspector in Florida and a LEED Accredited Professional.
Mr. Head's diverse portfolio includes aircraft hangars, airline terminals, apartment complexes, arenas, central utility plants, churches, concert halls, convention centers, educational facilities, medical facilities, gymnasiums, hotels, laboratories, manufacturing plants, low and high-rise office buildings, parking decks, performing arts centers and radiation treatment plants.
- Michael Head's investigation, design and construction experience make him highly qualified to engage in Forensic Structural Investigations
and to assist the design, construction, and legal communities in analyzing problems and determining how to address and solve them. His expertise is called upon in the rare occasions when codes or standards are not met, structural materials are under strength, extraordinary loads are experienced on the structure, or safety methods on site prove to be inadequate.
Mr. Head is available to assist attorneys, insurance companies, contractors, architects, engineers, owners, and developers in determining the reasons that the structural systems under-performed and, where possible, how to efficiently return the facility to fulfill its intended function.
Areas of Expertise
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- Forensic Analysis
- Building Codes and Standards
- Construction Defects
- Construction Failure Analysis
- Building Distress
- Structural Steel
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