Brenndan P. Torres

Senior Consultant / P.E. / Indianapolis

Background

Mr. Torres is a graduate of Colorado State University with a Master of Science degree in Civil Engineering with an emphasis in structural engineering. Mr. Torres is a registered professional engineer in four states and has extensive experience in engineering to restore parking structures and their components, such as stairs, plazas, and façades. He also has experience in forensic analysis, structural design, failure analysis, parking consulting, and project management, which includes assessments, contract documents (specifications and drawings), bidding processes, and construction administration services. He gained additional experience in contracting when he was a federal contracting officer working with the Colorado Army National Guard.

His engineering experience includes the design, restoration, and construction of parking structures and representing the Owner during the construction of commercial-type buildings for military use. He has conducted assessments of parking facilities and buildings with damages, deterioration, unsafe pedestrian conditions, non-compliant accessibility conditions, and for final acceptance after being constructed.

Mr. Torres joined Rimkus Consulting Group in April 2019 and brings his design and restoration knowledge of concrete, masonry, and steel, along with an understanding of moisture protection products such as membranes, sealants, sealers, and expansion joints. He has expertise in evaluating buildings and structures for various deteriorated conditions and forms of damage, structural failure damage, differential foundation movement, impact damage, construction defects, moisture intrusions, damages due to moisture, deterioration of various materials due to multiple reasons, and storm-related damages. He also has experience reviewing and identifying conditions that are not in compliance with building codes and accessibility requirements. Accessibility requirements include reviewing trip and fall conditions, and other forms of problems with a building that raises the risk of an injury or damage to a vehicle.

Education and Certifications

• Civil Engineering (structural emphasis), M.S.: Colorado State University
• Civil Engineering (structural emphasis), B.S.: Colorado State University
• Registered Professional Engineer: Colorado, Idaho, and Indiana