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Academic

Degree
M.E
Affiliated to:
Texas A&M University
Industry Experience
20 years
Occupation
Lead Structural Engineer for the Design-Build group at Schuff Steel

Contact Info

Home Page
http://www.linkedin.com/in/hemalmodi

Personal

Title
Er.
First Name
Hemal
Last Name
Modi
Interests
Travelling, Reading
Location
Phoenix, AZ, USA. E-Mail: Hemalmodi_nospam_@gmail.com

Professional

Professional Experience

Structural Engineer with 15+ years of experience on a wide variety of projects encompassing steel, concrete, masonry, wood, and tilt-up structures.

Expertise includes blast resistant design based on UFC & GSA progressive collapse design guidelines and also the gravity and lateral analysis, design and detailing of casino/hotel, residential, institutional, commercial and civil structures. Also a strong proponent of Design-Build delivery method and the use of Building Information Modeling (BIM) systems to improve the coordination between the various disciplines involved in an attempt to deliver the most efficient design with reduced cost, improved quality and a shorter construction schedule.

✔ Conversant with AASHTO, ACI-318 (including Appendix D), IBC, UBC 97, CBC, ASCE 7, AISC and their Special Seismic Provisions.

✔ Familiar with Indian standards IS 800, IS 875 & IS 1893.

✔ Proficient in using various structural software: ADAPT PT, ANSYS, Descon Brace, ETABS, PCA Suite of Softwares, RAM Advance, RAM Concept, RAM Structural System, Retain Pro, RISA 3D, RISA Masonry, SAFE, SAP 2000 & STAAD PRO.

✔ Also proficient with Enercalc, Mathcad and Matlab.

Specialties
► Concrete, Masonry, Steel and Wood design.

► Ability to work effectively both independently and in a team environment with strong management, organizational, and project coordination skills.

History

Member for
9 years 51 weeks