Tom is Atlas’ founder and chief engineer, specializing in assessing and repairing damaged buildings and structures. He deals with structural damage caused by fire, explosion, earthquake, and wind, but also addresses the more common building ailments caused by age and decay. Tom is a collapse rescue engineer on Federal and State USAR teams, and is on-call with other agencies for assessing severe structural damage.

Structural and Civil Engineer

B.Sc., Civil Engineering, Colorado School of Mines, 1984
MSC Structural, North Carolina State University, 1993

Years of Experience: 32

Technical Specialties
• Design of civil structures
• Assessment and repair of structural damage
• Forensics and engineering investigations
• Disaster site engineering

American Society of Civil Engineering (ASCE)
• Structural Engineers Association of NC
• Engineers Without Borders
• Collapse Search and Rescue, State and Federal teams