Jack C. Healy, P.E., Principal

Jack Healy
Jack manages many of the firm’s masonry restoration, forensic engineering, and parking structure projects. He oversees the firm’s restoration group.
   
Education:
Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, University of Vermont

Professional Registrations:
Registered Professional Engineer, New York and Massachusetts

Selected Lectures:
"Masonry Restoration" 
"A Case Study in Structural Repair of a Sandstone Cathedral" 
"Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception: Stone Replacement and Structural Issues"
"Lessons Learned: Diagnosing Structural Distress"
"Fitch Hall - Williams College"
"Vibration in Historic Masonry Walls"

Selected Publications:
“Vibration Damage of Historical Stone-Masonry Walls,” 10th North American Masonry Conference, June 2007
“Using Acoustic Emissions to Detect Damage in Historical Stone Masonry, Structures Congress, April 2008
“Acoustic Emission and Vibration Correlation,” prepared for Fort Ticonderoga; NCPTT; US Department of the Interior,
April 2008
“Evaluating Scaffolding Hoist Vibrations,” Masonry Construction Magazine, May 2003
“Splicing Options for Masonry Construction,” Masonry Construction Magazine, January 2007

Awards:
Outstanding Professional Engineering Manager of the Year (2005) from the Capital District Chapter of the New York State Society of Professional Engineers

Professional Memberships:
Society for the Preservation of Historic Cements, President, 2011
Association for Preservation Technology, Board Member Northeast Chapter
American Society of Testing Materials
New York State Society of Professional Engineers, President Capital District Chapter, 2006
Practicing Institute of Engineering, Certified Program Evaluator
Capital District Engineers Week, Chairman, 2004, 2005, 2006
Historic Albany Foundation
American Institute of Steel Construction

Selected Projects:
Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception
Rensselaer Rail Station
SUCF Parking Structure
Restoration of Fitch Hall at Williams College
Alfred E. Smith Building

Contact Jack at jhealy@ryanbiggs.com or 518 406.5506 ext 316.