Paul A. Rouis III, P.E., Principal

Paul Rouis
Paul is principal-in-charge for engineering design and renovation of cultural, educational, medical, industrial, and parking structure projects. In addition, he specializes in the design, specification, investigation, and restoration of concrete buildings and parking structures. He oversees the firm’s project management and quality review programs and is the principal-in-charge of finance, marketing, information, and data management.
   
Education:
Bachelor of Architectural Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University

Professional Registrations:
Registered Professional Engineer, New York, New Jersey & New Hampshire

Slab Moisture Testing Technician, International Concrete Repair Institute 

Selected Lectures:
“Decorative Concrete Flatwork”
“Mitigating Moisture Related Problems with Covered Floors During Design, Construction, and Remediation”
“What Owners Should Know about the Concrete Floor in their Buildings”
“Selecting Vapor Retarders, Concrete Mixes, and Testing Protocol for Covered Floors”
“Special Inspection Requirements in the New Building Code of New York State”

Selected Publications:
“Engineers Consider Certain Points in Designing Parking Structures,” Capital District Business Review, October 1999.
“A Better Base,” Structure magazine, December 2006.

Professional Memberships:
American Society of Civil Engineers President Mohawk-Hudson Section, 1996
American Concrete Institute
ACI Committee 302 – Guide for Concrete Floor and Slab Construction, Voting Member
ACI Committee 360 – Design of Slabs on Grade
American Institute of Steel Construction
AISC Committee 358 – Prequalified Connections for Special and Intermediate Steel Moment Frames for Seismic Applications
National Trust for Historic Preservation

Selected Projects:
Rensselaer Rail Station
State University Construction Fund Parking Garage
Albany Medical Center – Renovation, Major additions, parking structures
Bethlehem Central School District Capital Expansion
Conrad Hilton Library, Culinary Institute of America
Corporate Woods Office Park Buildings
Arkell Museum Expansion

Contact Paul at prouis@ryanbiggs.com or 518 406.5506 ext 317.