Robert VanderLinden joined Donan in 2012 as a forensic engineer based out of the firm’s Des Moines, Iowa office. He has 30 years of engineering experience, and has completed over 1000 forensic investigations. Mr. VanderLinden has worked in the following industries: commercial and residential infrastructure; water distribution; and riverine and stormwater conveyance systems. His areas of expertise are foundation failures, water intrusion, roof cladding assessments, and structural component failures and assessments. Mr. VanderLinden’s other project capabilities include building envelope evaluations, structural impact damage, construction defects, and mold assessments, among others.
Mr. VanderLinden is a licensed professional engineer in Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska and New Jersey. He earned his Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from Iowa State University.