Mark Williams

Mark Williams

Mark Williams, PhD, PE, SE, P.Eng

Principal
Diagnostics

Mark is Managing Director for the Diagnostics’ Houston office and is the Practice Leader for Restoration and Renovation. With 14 years of experience in structural engineering analysis, design, and management, as well as engineering software research and development, he has worked on award-winning projects around the country involving bridge assessments and forensic studies.

Mark has co-authored numerous articles in industry publications and delivered several presentations on bridge-related topics. As Chair of the Project Management Committee at Walter P Moore, he is intimately involved in ensuring all projects are managed and produced efficiently. Mark is a licensed professional engineer in Texas plus 11 other states, and Canada. He is also a Model Law Structural Engineer, National Highway Institute Certified Bridge Inspector, and Certified Fracture Critical Bridge Inspector. Before earning his doctorate at the University of Florida, he received his Master and Bachelor of Science in Structures/Foundations and Civil Engineering from the University of Central Florida.

See Mark's discussion on A Happy Marriage of Dissimilar Materials.

Why did you choose Walter P Moore?
…an impeccable client-service focused engineering firm with tremendous potential for future growth.
What three words best describe you?
Conscientious. Persistent. Inquisitive.
If you had to choose a different career, what would it be?
Mountain guide – not very lucrative, but rewarding in its own way.
Name one problem in the world that you would most like to tackle?
Improving the [public] reputation, awareness of the engineering profession, how we make the world a better place.

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PUBLICATIONS

Hurricane Impacts on Cooling Towers, LinkedIn September 2017

“CFRP Repair of Bridge Substructures,” Advanced Composites in Bridge Construction, Book Chapter, Woodhead Publishing, in Press 2012.

“Consideration Of Environmental Factors In Managing ASR Deterioration In Concrete Bridges,” Proceedings of the 2010 FHWA Bridge Engineering Conference in Orlando, Florida, April 2010, co-authored with D. Choudhuri.

“Managing Premature Concrete Deterioration in Bridges,” Proceedings of the 2009 ASCE Structures Congress in Austin, Texas, June 2009, co-authored with D. Choudhuri

“FRP Retrofit Solutions: Critical Issues for Peer Review,” Structure Magazine, January 2008, co-authored by H. Bouadi and D. Choudhuri.

“Innovative Flood Protection,” CE News, December 2005, co-authored with D. Choudhuri.