Mr. Charland has provided Structural Engineering design leadership for more than fifty-five (55) years on thousands of complex residential, commercial projects.
“Our growth has been possible through satisfied clients - and client service begins with our commitment to our staff. We understand that we have been successful in the past and will continue to be in the future, not because of the efforts or reputation of one individual, but because of a team of highly skilled and motivated employees.” Mr. Charland has provided Structural Engineering design leadership for more than fifty-five (55) years on thousands of complex residential, commercial and institutional projects. His project leadership spans across the public and private sectors within the residential, commercial and intuitional markets, encompassing government facilities, healthcare entities, school systems, libraries, firehouses, emergency operations centers, aviation structures, heavy marine facilities, roads, bridges, industrial plants, parking structures and commercial building restoration. Mr. Charland’s dedication to the public sector covers more than three decades; during his tenure, he served two terms as a member of the Florida Board of Professional Engineers, initially appointed by Governor Jeb Bush and later by Governor Charlie Crist; his service also includes the Broward County Central Examining Board for Engineering Construction, the Structural Committee of the Broward County Board of Rules and Appeals and the Florida Department of Community Affairs, Hurricane Andrew Damage Assessment Team.
Paul Moerschel, P.E.
President, Florida Group
Mr. Moerschel has had a major role in the design and detailing of various projects and structure types educational, residential and small commercial buildings.
Mr. Moerschel has had a major role in the design and detailing of various projects and structure types including municipal, educational, residential, hotels, office buildings, healthcare, and small commercial buildings. He has developed an extensive background in design utilizing various types of structural systems including concrete, steel, wood and aluminum, and cast-in-place, prestressed and post-tensioned concrete. Restoration/Inspection projects vary in scale from small single balcony restoration to hurricane strengthening of high-rise structure envelopes.
Mr. Moerschel has proven his ability to produce cost-effective structural system designs by demonstrating effective management techniques and utilizing construction experience to overcome project constraints imposed by program designs and budget.
His experience includes structural design and detailing, preparation of engineering drawings, preparation of project specifications and bid documents, construction administration, analysis of damage to existing structures, designs for repairs and strengthening of existing structures, condition surveys and reserve studies for clients.
Donata Williams, P.E., S.I.
Managing Principal, Fort Lauderdale
Ms. Williams is a Structural Engineer with more than 19 years’ experience in analysis, design and construction management of various types of structures...
Ms. Williams is a Structural Engineer with more than 19 years’ experience in analysis, design and construction management of various types of structures for governmental, commercial, aviation, educational and residential sectors. She is a LEED Accredited Professional who worked on one of the first LEED certified buildings in the state of Florida. Ms. Williams is responsible for new client development, managing design teams and project management for both public and private sector clients. Responsibilities include contract negotiations, analyzing work load and projecting manpower needs, design team management, quality assurance, and coordination with all individuals involved in the successful completion of our projects.