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Jim is responsible for the operation of the company, including engineering, drafting, and specifications. Jim brings a wealth of experience not only in structural engineering, but also construction engineering, architectural design, manufacturing, and forensic engineering. He has developed over 200 new clients, provided the structural design for over 1000 new buildings and numerous remodeling projects over fifteen years of service. His value engineering has assisted in controlling costs on numerous jobs.

Jim's work includes numerous office structures, warehouse buildings, and commercial projects from $1 million to $30 million. Over 1000 residential and commercial buildings have been inspected and over 300 insurance failure or damage investigations have been conducted. Jim also provides professional testimony in legal investigations for many of the failure investigations and other lawsuits.


Education
Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa
Bachelor of Arts in Architecture - May, 1980
DMACC, Boone, Iowa
Associate of Arts - May, 1977
 
Professional Registrations
Registered P.E., Iowa #11121
Registered P.E., Nebraska #E7577
Registered P.E., North Carolina #026324
Registered P.E., Colorado #39511
Registered P.E., Kansas #19988
Registered P.E., Texas #103153
Registered P.E., Wisconsin #E40297
 
Employment
Tometich Engineering, Inc.
Urbandale, Iowa
April 1992 - present; President
Continuing Education
ICBO Seminars on concrete, masonry and wood
Product Liability and Warning Labels Seminars
CAD, CAM, CAE Seminars and Trade shows
ASCE Annual Structural Conferences
 
Professional Societies
American Concrete Institute (ACI)
American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC)
Structural Engineers Institute (SEI)
American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
International Council of Building Officials (ICBO)
Iowa Energy Society (IES)
Iowa Engineering Society
Urbandale Chamber of Commerce