Engineering Department

Our engineering department is ready to analyze and validate your project.

When you submit a request for engineering support, Techno Metal Post’s engineers will determine the proper type of pile to install depending on the specific project characteristics.

Our engineers can issue a stamped submittal in accordance with applicable standards.

 

USA

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Michael Hutsenpiller, P.E.

  • Senior Engineer for Techno Metal Post U.S.A. since 2005
  • Licensed in 10 states (CO, ME, MD, MA, MN, NH, NY, NJ, PA, VA)
  • More than 35 years of foundation design experience
  • More than 15 years of helical foundation design experience
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James A. Cherry, P.E.

  • Senior Engineer for Techno Metal Post U.S.A. since 2013
  • Licensed in 15 States (CO, IA, IN, KS, MI, MN, MO, MT, NC, NE, SC, TX, WA, WI, WY)
  • More than 29 years of foundation design experience
  • More than 15 years of helical foundation design experience

Canada

Pascal Marceau, P. Eng.

  • Responsible for calculating the load capacity of Techno Metal Post helical foundations
  • Author of “The Canadian standard for screw piles”
  • Global expert in the field of screwed foundations
  • More than 22 years of experience in civil engineering
  • Member of the OIQ, PEO, APEGA, APEGBC, APEGS, APEGNB, APEGM, PEGNL, APENS, APEPEI

Jérôme Chabot, P. Eng.

  • Responsible for calculating the load capacity of Techno Metal Post helical foundations.
  • Research and development of various tools for validating the load capacity of Techno Metal Post helical piles
  • Contribution to the drafting of the Evaluation Report for the U.S. standard (ICC AC 358)
  • More than 10 years of experience in civil engineering.
  • Member of the OIQ, PEO, APEGA, APEGBC, APEGS, APEGNB, APEGM, PEGNL, APENS, APEPEI
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Raphaël Vachon, P. Eng.

  • Responsible for calculating the load capacity of Techno Metal Post helical foundations
  • More than 3 years of experience in civil engineering
  • Member of OIQ, APEGNB, APEGM, PEGNL
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Valérie Groleau, P. Eng.

  • Responsible for calculating the load capacity of Techno Metal Post helical foundations
  • More than 10 years of experience in civil engineering
  • Member of the OIQ, PEO, APEGA, APEGBC, APEGS

 

Europe

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Stéphane de Franssu, P. Eng

  • In charge of design calculations
  • Over 15 years experience in the industry and in construction
  • Over 10 years experience in helical pile foundations
  • Graduate of l’Institut Catholique des Arts et Métiers de Lille (1993)

Sébastien Planquart, P. Eng

  • In charge of design calculations
  • Specialist in geotechnology
  • Over 5 years experience in geotechnical study
  • Graduate of l’Université de Bordeaux (2012)