M. Gates Browne, PE, SE
(480) 279-8992 - Cell
Current Residence: Chandler, Arizona
Employment Status: Employed, Simply Structural - Structural Engineer
Current Projects: Dukin Donuts Retail Shop, Quick Quack Car Wash
Licensure & Certifications:
Professional Structural Engineer: Arizona, California (pending)
Professional Civil Engineer: California, Iowa, Oklahoma (inactive), Ohio, Texas, Arizona
NCEES SE Exam: Passed (both vertical and lateral)
CalEMA: Safety Assessment Program Evaluator Training
Education: Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
Degree: Bachelor of Science - Civil Engineering
Focus: Construction Engineering
SEAoA | Member
Structural Engineering: Design of residential, commercial, and industrial structures utilizing wood, steel, concrete, masonry, and cold-formed steel.. Also, create structural drawings, notes, and details. Comment on and review others (non-licensed engineers): plans, details, calculations, and notes. Assume engineer of record responsibilities.
Substation Design: Performed civil layout (placement of equipment, structures, electrical bus, etc) and perform analysis on existing structures for upgraded equipment and expansions.
Structural Design: Performed structural design for three years with Vertex CSE. Residential, commercial, and industrial design utilizing wood frame, steel, concrete tilt-panel, and masonry construction. Create plans, details and notes. Perform onsite special structural inspections.
Technical Background: Spent several years performing corporate onsite technical support for IBM, Honeywell, Countrywide, etc. Extensive knowledge with computer hardware and configuration.