10. May 2016 11:24
Andy Nguyen has joined R.A. Smith National — a nationwide, multi-disciplined civil and structural engineering and surveying firm —in Irvine, Calif., as a civil engineer in the land development division.
Nguyen brings his experience with small-site retail and large-scale commercial projects to the firm. His responsibilities have included site plans, water quality and hydrology reports, utility and grading plans, stormwater solutions, assistance with stormwater pollution prevention plans, as well as project coordination and task management. At R.A. Smith National, Nguyen will be providing engineering services for infrastructure design on retail, industrial and hospitality projects throughout the western United States. He will also assist with project-specific due diligence reports, and prepare exhibits and cost estimates.
Nguyen holds a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from the University of California, Irvine.
He resides in Garden Grove, Calif.
5. May 2016 11:21
Paul Petrides joined R.A. Smith National — a nationwide, multi-disciplined civil and structural engineering and surveying firm — headquartered in Brookfield, Wis., as a structural engineer in the structural services division.
Petrides has more than seven years of structural design experience as both a designer and project engineer. He began his career designing building facade anchorage for natural stone, precast concrete and metal panels, and has spent the last three years completing low-rise building design projects, underground utility projects, as well as structural inspections for existing structures, while developing his previous employer’s building information modeling (BIM) standards. Petrides brings his diverse structural design experience and passion for building design to R.A. Smith National’s growing structures practice.
Petrides holds a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from the University of Michigan. He is a licensed professional engineer in Wisconsin and Ohio, with a structural engineer licensure in Illinois expected in July 2016.
Petrides resides in Elm Grove, Wis.