RESUME of Herman L. Sigmond
coordination of all aspects of field operations.
resolving design discrepancies and field layout deficiencies.
coordinating detailing and fabrication operations.
overseeing the execution of all field erection operations.
ensuring Code compliance and Site Safety/O.S.H.A. compliance.
Overseeing Field Operations & O.S.H.A. Compliance
site logistics reviews, scheduling and coordination with the project management
team and all other contractors.
layout and coordination to ensure adequate and safe crane roads and pads,
adequate and safe lay-down/shakeout provisions, and adequate and safe access for
all required equipment and personnel.
Ensure that all site
preparations are in strict compliance with applicable O.S.H.A. regulations and
other prevailing Codes.
Expert Witness Services
Review of all case
related documents and exhibits.
SUMMARY OF Experience
President – Herman L. Sigmond Company (Laurel Springs, NJ) – Est. 1972 thru 2011
Ø Manage and direct all phases of operations on all contracted structural steel construction projects.
coordination with all other major trades.
logistics planning and implementation.
Plan and Oversee
Ensure Code and OSHA
Engineering/Troubleshooting oversight and resolution of all issues related to
design discrepancies and/or field layout deficiencies.
review and change order management.
completed hundreds of assigned projects.
Ø Reported directly to corporate vice-president.
comprehensive project management and/or field engineering/troubleshooting
services on structural steel/miscellaneous metals construction projects.
Successfully completed hundreds of projects ranging in size and complexity from
small school additions and retrofits to multi-phase multimillion dollar
provided comprehensive structural steel and miscellaneous metals design and
detailing services on thousands of industrial and commercial structural
steel/miscellaneous metals construction projects throughout the Eastern United
Those projects ranged in size and complexity from nuclear power plants,
petrochemical plants, wastewater treatment facilities and
bridges, to schools and commercial buildings.
existing condition inspections for clients throughout New Jersey and
Southeastern Pennsylvania. Evaluate
residential and commercial buildings for cause and effect of certain structural
and systems defects, site drainage problems, and construction related safety (O.S.H.A.)
hazards and/or Code violations. Recognized
expertise is in general construction practices, structural steel fabrication and
steel construction practices, and I.C.C. (B.O.C.A.) and O.S.H.A. Code
violations. Experience totals more
than 1000 building inspections, and hundreds of site inspections related to
matters in litigation. Has been
deposed, court qualified in N.J. Superior Court - Camden, Burlington and Union
Counties; and, has testified as an expert witness in matters related to
construction defects, construction and manufacturing related safety (O.S.H.A.)
hazards and other Code Violations.
of Science in Civil Engineering
- Pacific Western University, Los Angeles, CA
in Business Management
- Penns ylvania State University, Abington, PA
ylvania State University, Abington, PA
O.S.H.A. - Construction Safety and Health 30-Hour Certification
- Certified Senior Structural/Miscellaneous/Bridge Detailer
- Certified Engineering Technician
Memorial Bridge Administration Building, Wilmington, Delaware
and Fire Administration Buildings, Camden, New Jersey
Security Facility, Fort Dix, New Jersey
State Prison, Trenton, New Jersey
Science Center, Jersey City, New Jersey
Rehabilitation, Frankford Elevated System, Philadelphia, PA
Rails Rehabilitation, Philadelphia Naval Shipyard, Phila., PA
Power Plants, Salem, NJ and Limerick, PA
River Steel Plant, Perth Amboy, New Jersey
Hospital, Morristown, New Jersey
Church/Synagogue Projects, Eastern States
Reactor, Princeton, New Jersey
Chemical Facility, Morrisville, Pennsylvania
Wastewater and Groundwater Treatment Plants, Eastern States
Major School, Municipal and Hospital Projects, Eastern States
Numerous Major Refining Facilities, Eastern States
MEMBER OF THE FOLLOWING
Institute of Steel Construction
Society of Certified Engineering Technicians
Code Council – I.C.C. (Formerly B.O.C.A. )
of Arbitrators, American Arbitration Association
Board of Adjustment, Gloucester Township, Camden County, NJ
Society of Home Inspectors
of Professionals in Dispute Resolution
Blackwood Regional School
District Vocational Advisory Committee, Camden County, NJ