Gonzalo obtained his Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Civil Engineering at the Polytechnic Institute JAE in Cuba. His civil expertise includes design and preparation of construction documents for new roads, parking lots, water and sewer designs, paving and drainage design and calculations.
Mr. Paz is particularly skilled in generating engineering calculations in Mathcad for structural designs of structural components of a building, and he is proficient with engineering softwares such as ETABS, Risa 3D, Staad Pro, Enercalc, SAFE among others.
Gonzalo has over 20 years of experience as a Civil and Structural Engineer in the US and overseas, working in commercial, industrial, residential, marine,mixed use and educational projects. His vast experience includes performing structural analyses and the design of buildings and their components in a wide variety of structural materials and systems, such as reinforced concrete, structural steel, wood, aluminum, timber and structural glass.
He has a lot of experience when it comes to the structural design and preparation of construction documents, construction administration processes including responses to RFIs and review of shop drawings, feasibility studies, new NOA’s and one time Approvals for structural components, threshold inspections, forensic inspections, laboratory test witnessing.
As Vice‐President of the company he is also in charge of financial, executive, administrative decisions, as well as fee proposals, staff training and supervision.