Dennis Rich, P.E.


Dennis Rich, P.E.
Forensic Engineer
800-482-5611 Ext: 1167
[email protected]
Based Out Of: Wisconsin

Send Correspondence To:

12450 Lake Station Place
Louisville KY, 40299

BIOGRAPHY

Dennis Rich joined Donan in 2012 as a forensic engineer based out of the firm’s Milwaukee, Wisconsin office. He has 21 years of engineering experience and has completed approximately 600 forensic investigations. Mr. Rich has worked in the following industries: industrial steel and concrete design, residential construction and design, commercial construction and design, and manufacturing structures construction, design and modification. His areas of expertise are structural engineering and residential and commercial construction, design and inspection. Mr. Rich’s other project capabilities include residential and commercial roof inspections, structural evaluation after fire losses, and water intrusion, among others.

Mr. Rich is a licensed professional engineer in Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota and Wisconsin. He holds a Master’s and Bachelor’s degree in Civil/Structural Engineering from Michigan Technological University.

REPRESENTATIVE EXPERTISE

Structural Engineering
Residential & Commercial Construction, Design & Inspection

PROJECT EXAMPLES

Roof Inspections – Residential & Commercial
Structural Evaluations following fire losses
Water Intrusion

CERTIFICATIONS & LICENSES

Professional Engineer, Iowa
Professional Engineer, Michigan
Professional Engineer, Minnesota
Professional Engineer, New York
Professional Engineer, Wisconsin

AFFILIATIONS

American Society of Civil Engineers (Michigan Chapter)
Civil Structural Engineering Network
Council of American Structural Engineers
Forensic and Failure Analysis
Forensic Engineering Litigation
National Fire Protection Association
NCEES Council Record #52466

COURSES TAUGHT

2014 Oh No, Water Leaks! Who is at Fault?, West Bend Mutual Insurance Co., West Bend, WI
2013 Metal Roofing & Siding, An Introduction to Wind & Hail Damage to Metal Roofing, Mt. Morris Mutual Insurance Co., Coloma, WI

EDUCATION

1995 Michigan Technological University
Master of Science, Civil/Structural Engineering
1993 Michigan Technological University
Bachelor of Science, Civil/Structural Engineering

Relevant Experience

2012-Present DONAN
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Forensic Engineer

2009-2011 Dennis G. Rich, P.E.
Calumet, Michigan
Owner/Project Manager/Project Engineer

2007-2009 Pavia-Marting & Co.
Calumet, Michigan
Project Manager/Project Engineer/Office Manager

2005-2007 Northern Environmental Technologies, Inc.
Houghton, Michigan
Senior Registered Engineer/Office Manager

2005 Gundlach Champion
Houghton, Michigan
Engineer/Estimator

2004 Independent Contractor
Holland, Michigan
Civil Structural Engineer

2001-2004 Independent Studies
Calumet, Michigan
Civil Structural Engineer

1999-2001 Capital Consultants, Inc.
Gaylord, Michigan
Civil Structural Engineer; Project Field Engineer

1999 Ryba Marine, Inc.
Cheboygan, Michigan
Project Manager

1996-1999 Black and Veatch, Inc.
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Civil Structural Engineer

1993-1995 Michigan Technological University
Houghton, Michigan
Student Teacher; Surveying; Civil/Structural

1989-1992 Bio Pro, Inc.
Port Huron, Michigan
Machinist, CNC Machinist



Dennis Rich, P.E.
Forensic Engineer
800-482-5611 Ext: 1167
[email protected]
Based Out Of: Wisconsin

Send Correspondence To:

12450 Lake Station Place
Louisville KY, 40299

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