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Rick Cottle, PE, LEED AP

Senior Structural Engineer



+ 410-794-1262



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  • Professional summary

    Mr. Cottle has over 22 years’ experience in engineering design and consulting in the following areas of expertise:

    • Building Envelope Consulting (Sub-grade, Roof, Plaza, Wall, Window, etc. Systems)
    • Existing Construction Full Façade Renovation/Restoration Services
    • New Construction Full Service Building Envelope Services
    • Forensic Engineering Assessment & Evaluation
    • Structural Consulting (Steel, Wood, Concrete)
    • Structural Remediation/Renovation/Restoration
    • Forensic Engineering Assessment & Evaluation
    • Property Condition Assessment
    • Building Structural Design

    Working knowledge of IBC codes and standards related to experience above. Additional experience and knowledge of industry standards of various institutes relating to structural and building envelope consulting such as, BIA (Brick Institute of America), AAMA (American Architectural Manufacturers Association), ASTM (American Society for Testing and Materials), AISC (American Institute of Steel Construction), EIMA (EIFS Industry Manufacturers Association), ADAAG (Americans with Disabilities Act Accessibility Guidelines), FM (Factory Mutual), MVMA (Masonry Veneer Manufacturers Association).

    Work experience with Insurers, Attorneys, Building Owners, Developers, Architects, General Contractors, Facility Managers, Mechanical/Electrical Engineers, Fire Investigators, Federal/State/Local Authorities, Permitting Officials, Construction Managers and Building Inspectors.

  • Education

    Bachelor of Science, Architectural Engineering, Structural Option, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, 1993

    Graduate of a 5-year Professional Degree, Advanced courses in Structural Analysis, Concrete Design, Steel Design, Architectural Design, and AutoCAD.

  • Certifications

    Professional Engineer, MD, #33320

    Professional Engineer, VA, #043479

    Professional Engineer, DC, #PE905643

    Professional Engineer, DE, #18315

    Professional Engineer, PA, #PE080973

    Professional Engineer, WV, #20570

    National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES), #37295

    USGBC Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Accredited Professional (AP)

    Engineer-In-Training Certificate, PA

    Certified Bridge Safety Inspector (PennDOT)

    2-Hr. Asbestos Awareness Training, Control #AW-03, Aerosol Monitoring & Analysis, Inc.

  • Disciplines
    • Engineering - Building Envelope Assessments
    • Engineering - Structural, Building
    • Engineering - Construction Management
    • Engineering - Forensic Engineering
    • Engineering - Property Condition Assessments
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