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consultant , Construction engineer

Garrett Brian Cottrell, American construction engineer, consultant. Achievements include research on contractor quality control, productivity improvement, operations management, project management, energy management and new technologies in construction. Recipient Commendation Certified/Letter Department Defense, 1993-1997.

Background

Cottrell, Garrett Brian was born on September 27, 1965 in Parkersburg, West Virginia, United States. Son of L. Russell and P. Sue Cottrell.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, West Virginia University, 1988. Master of Science in Construction Engineering, Purdue University, 1989. Master of Science in Environmental Engineering, Marshall University, Charleston, West Virginia, 1999.

Career

Laborer, foreman Cottrell's Home Improvement Center, Inc., Elizabeth, West Virginia, 1980-1986. Handyman Hasting's Funeral Home, Morgantown, 1985-1988. Staff engineer Alpha Associates, Inc., 1986-1987, West Virginia Department highways, Charleston, 1988.

Teaching assistant Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1988-1989. Consultant engineer Construction Information Management Systems, 1989-1990. Quality assurance engineer corporation Headquarters Parsons Brinckerhoff Construction Services Inc., Herndon, Virginia, 1990-1991, assistant resident engineer, office engineer, 1991-1992.

Secretary-treasurer Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Inc., Parkersburg, West Virginia, 1992-1996. Consultant engineer, owner Kanawha Valley Inspector, Charleston, since 1994. Project engineer Department Defense, Construction and Facilities Management Office, 1992-1994, manager design and construction State West Virginia, since 1994.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research on contractor quality control, productivity improvement, operations management, project management, energy management and new technologies in construction.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Captain United States Army Reserve/Army National Guard, since 1987. Member Association Contrn. Inspectors, National Guard Association (treasurer since 1997), Sigma Nu (president 1987), Omega Rho.

Connections

father:
L. Russell

mother:
P. Sue Cottrell