Chief Engineers

Kevin J. Davis, PE, serves as Vice President and Chief Engineer for Environmental Services. Kevin is the senior expert for Environmental Services and is primarily responsible for developing technical expertise within the discipline and strategic growth of the discipline. He joined the firm in 1995 and has extensive chemical and environmental engineering experience in hazardous waste management, industrial wastewater treatment systems, and minerals recovery systems. 

Kevin is a licensed Professional Engineer in Delaware, Maryland, Massachusetts, and Pennsylvania, and earned a bachelor's degree in Chemical Engineering from Drexel University. Kevin is also a licensed site remediation professional (LSRP) in New Jersey.

Serving as Philadelphia Post President, Kevin is an active member of the Society of American Military Engineers. He is also a member of the Society of Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration, the Camden County Environmental Commission, and the South Jersey Chamber of Commerce where he sits on the Environmental Committee.

 

Expertise

Kevin J. Davis, PE
ENVIRONMENTAL
Vice President & Chief Engineer
Philadelphia Office

Tel: 215-222-3000
Fax: 215-222-0591

kdavis@pennoni.com



Larry P. Gould, PE, serves as Vice President and Chief Engineer for MEP Services. He has more than 35 years’ experience in mechanical and civil engineering projects.  His background includes the design of HVAC, central heating, cooling plants, district heating and cooling distribution systems.  Larry’s varied experience ranges from large international civil and infrastructure projects to high performance MEP systems for healthcare and research facilities. He continues to be involved in engineering and managing projects for specific clients. Larry attended Barking College of Technology in London and holds an O.N.C. in Civil Engineering. He further attended Drexel University BSME program in Philadelphia. He is a registered Professional Engineer in Pennsylvania, Virginia, and Maryland.

Expertise

Larry P. Gould, PE
MEP
Vice President & Chief Engineer
Philadelphia Office

Tel: 703-717-9275
Fax: 703-717-9420

lgould@pennoni.com



Bruce W. Jones, PE, serves as Vice President and Chief Engineer for Water Resources. He is a registered Professional Engineer in Pennsylvania, Maryland and Delaware and is a Certified Delaware Construction Reviewer. Bruce received a Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering and a Bachelor of Science degree in agriculture both from the University of Delaware. He has more than 20 years of experience in the private and public sector and specializes in water resources. Bruce is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers, the Water Environment Federation, the National Society of Professional Engineers, the American Council of Engineering Companies and the American Water Resources Association.

Expertise

Bruce W. Jones, PE
WATER RESOURCES
Vice President & Chief Engineer
Newark Office

Tel: 302-655-4451
Fax: 302-654-2895

bjones@pennoni.com



Edward P. Pluciennik, PE, LEED AP, serves as Senior Vice President and Chief Engineer for Civil Engineering Services. Ed is the senior expert for Civil Engineering, which inclues Site Design and Municipal Engineering, Survey and Landscape Architecture, and is primarily responsible for technical expertise within the discipline, strategic growth of their discipline in close coordination with Pennoni’s Regional Vice Presidents and business development team, and development and implementation of the firm’s QA/QC plan. In addition, Ed serves as Township Engineer for Lower Merion Township, Montgomery County, PA.  He joined Pennoni Associates in 1994, and is an expert in Civil Engineering and related technical and construction supervision/management, with particular emphasis in land development design, municipal engineering, and transportation design. Ed has a degree in Civil Engineering & Construction Technology from Temple University, is a licensed Professional Engineer in Pennsylvania and is a LEED Accredited Professional.

Ed is a member of the National Society of Professional Engineers, and a Director in the Philadelphia Chapter of the Pennsylvania Society of Professional Engineers.  He is also a member of the American Public Works Association and the American Society of Highway Engineers.

 

Expertise

Edward P. Pluciennik, PE, LEED AP
CIVIL ENGINEERING
Senior Vice President & Chief Engineer
Philadelphia Office

Tel: 215-222-3000
Fax: 215-222-0598

epluciennik@pennoni.com



Richard D. Roberts, PE, SECB, serves as Vice President and Chief Engineer for Structural Services. Rich is the senior expert for structural engineering and is primarily responsible for technical expertise within the discipline and strategic growth in close coordination with Pennoni’s Regional Vice Presidents and business development team. His engineering experience includes strong emphasis in structural design and management for a wide range of commercial, institutional, and industrial projects. Rich joined Pennoni Associates in 1989, and his project experience includes high-rise building structure design, deep foundation design, and evaluation and modifications of existing and historic structures.  Rich has a BA in Liberal Arts with a minor in Architecture from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, and a BS in Civil Engineering from Drexel University. He is a licensed Professional Engineer in several states, as well as having been certified by the Structural Engineering Certification Board.

Rich is the Founding President of the Pennsylvania Association of Structural Engineers, as well as a member and past president of the Delaware Valley Association of Structural Engineers, a member of the American Concrete Institute, the American Institute of Steel Construction, the American Society of Civil Engineers, and the Post-Tensioning Institute among others. He has also been appointed by the Governor of Pennsylvania to represent the Structural Engineering profession on the State Uniform Construction Code Review and Advisory Council and serves on Drexel University’s Executive Board of the Construction Management Advisory Council. In addition, at Drexel he serves as the course coordinator for the Civil Engineering Professional Engineer Review Course.

Expertise

Richard D. Roberts, PE, SECB
STRUCTURAL
Vice President & Chief Engineer
Philadelphia Office

Tel: 215-222-3000
Fax: 215-222-0598

rroberts@pennoni.com



Edward J. Sander, PE, serves as Vice President and Chief Engineer for Geotechnical Services.  Ed’s expertise is in geotechnical and geoenvironmental engineering, management and quality control on such projects as hi-rise office buildings, waste processing plants, cement plants, schools, churches, petrochemical facilities, regional shopping centers, marine facilities, bridges and highways, and other private/public projects.  He has been responsible for all phases of geotechnical work including project management, coordination of various phases of projects, supervision of field, laboratory and engineering personnel, analysis, report preparation, consultation and construction monitoring and testing. He possesses extensive experience with design, subsurface stabilization and construction in karst areas. Ed joined Pennoni Associates in 1999, and earned a BS in Civil Engineering and an MS in Geotechnical Engineering from Drexel University. He is a licensed Professional Engineer in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware.

Ed is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers, the International Society for Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering, is a Former Adjunct Faculty member at Northampton County Community College, and is currently an Adjunct Faculty member at Drexel University.

 

Expertise

Edward J. Sander, PE
GEOTECHNICAL
Vice President & Chief Engineer
Lehigh Valley Office

Tel: 610-231-0600
Fax: 610-231-2033

esander@pennoni.com