J. David Gardner
Civil Engineer & Construction Safety Expert
United States of America
David Gardner is a civil engineer with more than twenty-five years of professional experience. He provides investigations, reports, and testimony in matters involving construction claims and injuries. David’s project experience crosses various disciplines within civil engineering, including heavy highway and bridge, municipal engineering, and compressor stations/site work for the natural gas industry. David has hands-on experience in the design and construction of residential, commercial, and municipal projects. He worked at every level within the industry, from Job Engineer to Project Manager, and has likely done the work relevant to your case. His experience working as a construction manager, general contractor, and as a subcontractor provides valuable insight regarding the responsibilities of each party as it relates to construction quality, safety, and means and methods. David has extensive experience building and maintaining roadway systems. As a Construction Supervisor on large-scale roadway, bridge, and tunnel projects, David was responsible for project construction, construction safety, safety of the traveling public, project scheduling, and maintenance and protection of traffic operations. His experience with roadway systems was further developed as a Municipal Director of Engineering and Planning, where he developed and implemented annual roadway repair and maintenance programs. David earned his degree in civil engineering from Penn State and is licensed as a Professional Engineer in various states and the District of Columbia. He is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers and has completed various professional safety training courses.
His practice area of interest include Civil Engineering, Construction, Construction Safety, Highway EngineeringOil & Natural Gas.
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