Richard C. Pierce, PE, SE

Mr. Pierce is responsible for directing and providing the structural engineering services offered by the staff of PIERCE ENGINEERS, INC. (PE). Founded in 1991 and incorporated in 1995, he has fostered the growth of PE. Mr. Pierce has created a reputable engineering firm with technical expertise, diverse experience, and a good rapport among architectural and construction clients.  He has a strong background in designs with post-tensioned, conventionally reinforced and precast concrete systems, structural steel framed systems, building renovation, pier, piling and spread footing foundation systems for numerous building types.

He is actively involved with schematic design and assisting to review structural systems for cost, performance, project schedule, and construction. He offers creative solutions to structural design and enjoys engineering challenges. Throughout the remainder of design and construction, Mr. Pierce maintains a supervisory role.  He is active in the local engineering community, serving on advisory committees for local universities, mentoring senior design students, and providing charity work locally and in developing countries.

Professional Experience: since 1980
PIERCE ENGINEERS, INC. since January 1995

Licensed Professional Engineer in the States of: AL, AR, AZ(SE), CA, CO, FL, GA, HI(SE), IA, IL(SE), IN, KY, MA(SE), MD, MI, MN, MS, NC, ND, NJ(SE), OH, OK(SE), OR, PA, TN, TX, VA, WA and WI

Master of Science in Civil Engineering / Structures at University of Illinois at Urbana – Champaign, IL
Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering – Honors at University of Illinois at Urbana – Champaign, IL

Professional Affiliations:
▪American Society of Civil Engineers
▪National Society of Professional Engineers
▪Precast Concrete Institute
▪Post Tension Institute