Benjamin C. Boss

Consultant / P.E. / Jacksonville

Background

Mr. Boss attended the University of Florida where he graduated  with a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering with an emphasis in Structural Engineering.  He has eight years of consulting experience providing structural engineering services, including inspection, analysis, design, and construction.  His experience includes work on projects for both public and private clients located in Florida, Minnesota, Louisiana, Iowa, Illinois, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands, and Liberia.  He is currently a licensed Professional Engineer in Florida.

Prior to joining Rimkus Consulting Group, Inc., Mr. Boss worked on both large and small infrastructure improvement projects.  His experience on these projects included inspection of civil structures (bridges, retaining walls, docks, culverts, spillways, dams, and pump stations), design and analysis of proposed highway structures (bridges, culverts, retaining walls, and sign/signal structures), condition assessment and load rating analysis of existing bridges, design of repairs, preparation of construction cost estimates, construction document preparation, and shop drawing reviews.  His design and analysis experience includes curved steel box girders, steel I-girders, trusses, prestressed concrete beams, cast-in-place concrete beams, prestressed slabs, cast-in-place slabs, pile bents, piers, spread footings, driven piles, anchored and cantilevered sheet pile walls, cast-in-place concrete retaining walls, steel frames, and steel member connections.

Representative Engagements

Property inspections of:

  • Residential and commercial roof evaluation
  • Moisture intrusion evaluation
  • Forensic investigation

Education/Registrations

  • B.S. - Civil Engineering – University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
  • Registered Professional Engineer - Florida