As a Senior Project Structural Engineer, Mr. Ulrich is responsible for managing all of the engineering functions and designs contracted by the firm.

Mr. Ulrich's 44 years of experience include managing, supervising, and performing structural designs for numerous commercial and industrial facilities which entail office - warehouse complexes, shopping centers, banks, supermarkets, office buildings, and manufacturing facilities. As well as 32 years of administrative responsibilities as former partner and co-founder of Nova Group Inc.

Mr. Ulrich has also had the opportunity to manage the actual construction of projects.  These duties encompassed the preparation of detailed preliminary estimates for budgeting, bidding, cost analysis, preparation of construction schedules, coordination of subcontractors and field construction, site observations, and final review of the construction project.  The construction projects, which Mr. Ulrich has managed, include theaters, shopping centers, office buildings, warehouses, and the renovation of existing facilities.

With the background of developing construction documents and managing actual construction, Mr. Ulrich's experiences have allowed him to develop an expertise in visual inspecting and evaluating existing facilities.  He has also attended numerous seminars concerning roof systems and practical building design, which aid in the process.  These investigations and evaluations range from simple review of a specific building item to a detailed review and evaluation of the entire facility.

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Southern Illinois University

B.S. Civil Engineering, 1973

Registered Engineer  Illinois, Missouri, Oklahoma, Minnesota, Indiana, Ohio, Michigan, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Kansas, Iowa, West Virginia, Maryland and Nebraska

BURSI (Better Understanding of Roofing Systems 
Systems Institute) Seminar

December 1978, April 1989
Mini-BURSI Seminar March 1987, May 1988
ACEC - "Value Engineering Training Course" 1980
Practical Steel Design (2-20 Stories) AISC 1977

American Association of Industrial
Management - "Managing For Results"

Over 65 Masonry of St. Louis Mini Masonry Seminars

Various Precast Concrete Design Seminars

1990 BOCA Code Seminar March 1990
1996 BOCA Code Seminar February 1997
1991 Life Safety Code Seminar October 1992
Seismic Zone Design Seminar April 1999
2003 IBC Structural Code Seminar November 2004
AISC Seismic Design November 2007