Moretrench extends a warm welcome to Martin McDermott, P.G., who joins us as a Division Manager for our Geotechnical Group. Mr. McDermott has more than 30 years of geotechnical construction experience, with a particular area of expertise in the field of drilled shaft construction. He holds a Masters degree in Engineering Geology from Drexel, a B.A in Geology from LaSalle, and is a licensed Pennsylvania Professional Geologist. He is a seasoned, goal-oriented and proactive professional and brings a wealth of underground construction knowledge to his new position, particularly in the area of deep foundations.
His primary focus will be the company’s drilled shaft/secant pile wall operations in the Northeast and New England regions. He will be based in our new office in the Philadelphia area, which will also offer the full range of Moretrench’s services.
Mr. McDermott is also actively involved in several professional organizations. He is a former VP and Treasurer of the Association of Drilled Shaft Contractors (ADSC) and previously served on its National Board. He is also a member of The Moles, the Deep Foundations Institute (DFI), the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), and the General Building Contractors Association (GBCA).
“Martin’s drilled shaft experience and his extensive background in geology will be an asset to Moretrench as we continue to grow our business and I look forward to working with him for many years to come. Please join with me in welcoming him to the Moretrench family,” Thomas J. Tuozzolo, P.E., Senior Vice President.
Mr. McDermott may be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org.