Robert G. Mason, Jr., P.E.
Practice Leader
Robert G. Mason, Jr., P.E.

BACKGROUND

Mr. Mason is an engineering graduate of The Pennsylvania State University with a Bachelor of Architectural Engineering and Master of Architectural Engineering. He has broad experience in all aspects of contract negotiation, planning, design, and construction. 

Mr. Mason’s prior experience includes working as a structural design engineer, an Owner’s representative, and a structural repair and waterproofing engineer. This background has enabled him to perform a variety of tasks for our clients, both in the public sector such as for Montgomery County, Maryland and Mt. Lebanon, Pennsylvania municipalities, as well as private sector clients such as Jones Lang LaSalle, C.B. Richard Ellis, Cushman Wakefield and many others. These tasks have ranged from managing an over $2 million budget for capital improvements spread over 4 apartment complexes and 17 self-storage facilities to performing Owner's representative duties for two $5.5 million new-build self-storage facilities; to designing  the structural framing for new office, apartment and condominium buildings; to performing due diligence and property condition assessment surveys and five to ten-year capital expenditure budgets in Pittsburgh, Boston, Chicago, New York, Atlanta, Minneapolis, Baltimore, Miami, Fort Lauderdale and Washington, DC; to surveying, designing, bidding and awarding, and performing construction administration services for multiple building structure, façade, garage, plaza repair programs over the East Coast area.

STRUCTURAL DESIGN PROJECTS

  • 300 block of 8th Street Apartment Building, Homestead, PA (2015)
  • Walgreen’s Drugstore, Easton, MD (2006)
  • UPMC Gulf Building Façade Condition Assessment, Oakland, Pittsburgh, PA (2017)
  • UPMC Iroquois Building Façade and Roof Repairs, Oakland, Pittsburgh, PA (2016)
  • Mt. Lebanon Municipal Building Facade and Roof Repairs, Mt. Lebanon, PA (2013)
  • The Cantebury Apartment Building Façade and Structural Condition Assessment Survey, NW Washington, DC (2011)
  • Watergate Hotel Building Garage Repairs, Washington, DC (2011)
  • Sewall-Belmont House & Museum Life Safety Renovations, NE Washington, DC (2011)
  • Tivoli Theatre Historic Preservation Repairs and Renovations, NW Washington, DC (2003)
  • Lucas County Welfare Building Post-Tensioned Emergency Repairs, Toledo, OH (2016)
  • Various PNC Sites – Wood Bowed Roof Truss Investigation (2017)
  • PNC Branch Below-Grade VAT Access Tunnel Condition Assessment, Chillicothe, OH (2017)
  • Griffin House/ 2756 Naylor Road Structural Repairs and Renovations, SE Washington, DC (2012)
  • Bedford Falls Structural Repairs and Renovations, SE Washington, DC (2011)
  • UPMC Heritage Place Building Façade and Roof Repairs, Pittsburgh, PA (2017)
  • The Tower at PNC Plaza Façade Condition Assessment, Pittsburgh, PA (2017)
  • One PNC Tower Façade Condition Assessment, Pittsburgh, PA (2017)
  • Two PNC Tower Façade Condition Assessment, Pittsburgh, PA (2017)
  • Three PNC Tower Façade Condition Assessment, Pittsburgh, PA (2017)
  • Allstate Insurance Building Façade and Plaza Repairs, Lincoln, NE (2016)
  • Lexmark Building 21, 31 and 35 Façade Repairs, Lexington, KY (2016)
  • Ethicon Headquarters Building Façade Repairs, Blue Ash, OH (2015)
  • Mt. Lebanon Public Safety Building Façade Repairs, Mt. Lebanon, PA (2013)
  • 1501 M Street Façade Repairs, NW Washington, DC (2012)
  • 6116 Executive Blvd Office Building Roof Replacement, Rockville, MD (2011)
  • 6116 Executive Blvd Office Building Façade Repairs, Rockville, MD (2010)
  • Lake Fairfax Building 5 and 7 Façade Investigation, Reston, VA (2009)
  • The Avondale Apartments Façade Repairs, Laurel, MD (2009)
  • The Tower at PNC Plaza Condition Evaluation Report, Pittsburgh, PA (2017)
  • Three PNC Tower Condition Evaluation Report, Pittsburgh, PA (2017)
  • PNC Center Cleveland Garage Condition Evaluation Report, Cleveland, OH (2017)
  • Harvard Medical School National Research Laboratory Condition Evaluation Report, Boston, MA (2017)
  • Columbus State Community College (CSCC) Garage Condition Evaluation Report, Columbus, OH (2017)
  • Victoria Street Garage Repairs and Renovations, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC), Oakland, Pittsburgh, PA (2016)
  • Cincinnati Financial Headquarters Garage Repairs, Fairfield, OH (2015)
  • Mt. Lebanon Public Works Garage Repairs, Mt. Lebanon, PA (2012)
  • 5225 Wisconsin Avenue Concrete Repairs, NW Washington, DC (2011 )
  • 4720 Montgomery Lane Garage Repairs, Bethesda, MD (2010)
  • Resnik Plaza Waterproofing Restoration, Carnegie Mellon University (2017)
  • Cincinnati Financial Headquarters Plaza Repairs, Fairfield, OH (2015)
  • Montgomery County Courthouse Plaza Replacement, Rockville, MD (2011)
  • 184 Kent Lofts Façade, Plaza and Roof Due Diligence Survey, Brooklyn, NY (2013)
  • Mark Meridian Plaza, Atlanta, GA, and Lakeshore Drive Plaza, Birmingham, AL, Façade and Roof Due Diligence Survey (2013)
  • 1201 Chestnut Street Apartments Façade and Roof Due Diligence Survey, Philadelphia, PA (2012)
  • Hilton Hotel Façade and Roof Due Diligence Survey, Sarasota Springs, NY (2012)
  • Soho House Façade Due Diligence Survey, New York, NY (2012)
  • The Milan Apartments Façade Due Diligence Survey, New York, NY (2012)
  • 521 Fifth Avenue Office Building Façade Due Diligence Survey, New York, NY (2012)
  • 909 New Jersey Avenue, 70 & 100 I Street SE Apartment Building Façade, Garage, and Plaza Due Diligence Survey, Washington, DC (2011)
  • 179 Lincoln Street Façade, Structure, Roof, and Garage Due Diligence Survey, Boston, MA (2011)
  • Elektra Apartments Façade Due Diligence Survey, New York, NY (2011)
  • Wells Fargo Building Façade, Structure, Roof, and Garage Due Diligence Survey, Birmingham, AL (2011)
  • Montgomery Ward Building Façade, Structure, Roof, and Garage Due Diligence Survey, Chicago, IL (2011)
  • 350 Washington Street Façade, Structure, Roof, and Garage Due Diligence Survey, Boston, MA (2011)
  • 1111 Pennsylvania Avenue Office Building Façade, Structure, Garage, and Plaza Due Diligence Survey, NW Washington, DC (2010)
  • Park Seaport Apartments Façade, Structure, Roof, Garage, and Plaza Due Diligence Survey, Boston, MA (2010)
  • 11 Stanwix Street Façade, Garage, Roof and Plaza Due Diligence Survey, Pittsburgh, PA (2010)
  • Montgomery County Garage #16 New Garage Construction, Silver Spring, MD (2011)
  • Tyson’s Commerce Center, Vienna, VA (2009)
  • Union Park Self Storage (now Public Storage), Union Park, Orlando, Florida (2008)
  • South Kissimmee Self Storage (now Public Storage), Kissimmee, Florida (2008)

EDUCATION AND REGISTRATIONS

  • Bachelor of Architectural Engineering (2001) – The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania
  • Master of Architectural Engineering (2001) – The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania
  • Professional Engineer (PE) - Licensed in Pennsylvania, Maryland, New York, Florida, Massachusetts, Georgia,Minnesota, and Louisiana

SPECIALIZED TRAINING

  • Confined Space Training 2012
  • Fall Protection Training 2018

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • ICRI (International Concrete Repair Institute) – Past President for Pittsburgh chapter
  • SEA (Structural Engineers Association) member
  • ASCE (American Society of Civil Engineers) member

PRESENTATIONS

  • “Victoria Street Garage Rehabilitation,” ICRI 2016 Fall Convention, Cleveland, OH