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Structural engineer

Craig Steven Young, American structural engineer. Achievements include research results which produced a change in the governing specifications/code for analyzing steel deck floor systems, thus reducing initial design cost to steel deck manufacturers. Recipient John Gundel award for research excellence Steel Deck Institute, 1990, College Engineering award Virginia Polytechnic Institute, 1988; Virginia Scholars Program grantee, 1987.

Background

Young, Craig Steven was born on April 9, 1965 in Richlands, Virginia, United States. Son of Clinton Barnes and Gertrude (Gillman) Young.

Education

AS, Southwest Virginia Community College, 1987. Biosystems Engineering, Virginia Polytechnic Institute, 1989. Microsoft Security Essentials, Virginia Polytechnic Institute, 1990.

Career

Inspector, cooperative Department Transportation State of Virginia, Bristol, 1988. Engineer, computer programmer Structural Engineers, Inc., Radford, Virginia, 1989. Research assistant Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Blacksburg, 1989-1990.

Senior structural engineer Dewberry & Davis, Marion, Virginia, since 1991.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research results which produced a change in the governing specifications/code for analyzing steel deck floor systems, thus reducing initial design cost to steel deck manufacturers.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Effects of End Restraint on Steel Deck, 1990. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Society of Civil Engineers (associate), American Concrete Institute, Golden Key National Honor Society, Tau Beta Pi.

Connections

father:
Clinton Barnes Young

mother:
Gertrude (Gillman) Young