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Craig Thompson, P.E., S.E.

Title: Lead Structural Engineer, Licensed Professional Engineer, Licensed Structural Engineer
Email: cthompson@wlport-land.com
Phone: 412-344-1408
Fax: 412-344-1412
Craig Thompson, P.E. is Lead Structural Engineer and joined WL Port-Land Systems in 2013.  He has been involved in structural design and analysis since 2009. 

As Lead Structural Engineer, Craig has the leadership role for structural and civil design in the proposal, design and construction phases of a project.  His involvement encompasses structural takeoffs, design of slip-form and tilt-up concrete structures, masonry and steel structures, and heavy foundations.  He also has experience in the inspection, analysis and modification of existing structures including concrete silos and feed mills.  Before joining WL Port-Land Systems, his previous experience includes design and analysis of telecommunication structures, commercial building design and stability monitoring of geotechnical structures.  He has extensive knowledge of both shallow and deep foundation systems.

Craig is a graduate of Penn State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering, and has a Master of Science degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.  He is a Licensed Structural Engineer in Illinois, Licensed Professional Engineer in multiple states and holds an active NCEES Record.  He is also an active member of the American Concrete Institute (ACI).

Craig has been published in multiple trade magazines related to bulk material storage in concrete silos and has also spoken on this topic.