Robert F. Tonning, P.E.
Operations Manager, New England
Mr. Tonning is the Operations Manager for Moretrenchs New England region. In this capacity, he oversees the day-to-day field operations of projects involving earth retention, underpinning and specialty foundation systems. Techniques include soldier pile and lagging excavation support, soil nailing, micropiles, tieback and tiedown anchors, and drilled shafts (caissons).
As Operations Manager, Mr. Tonning is the primary liaison between the engineering office and the field, ensuring that the appropriate personnel, equipment, permanent and temporary materials, and other supplies are in place for an uninterrupted work effort in accordance with project objectives. He also assists the engineering team with estimating, project management and business development. He holds a B.S. in Civil Engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute and is a Registered Professional Engineer in the State of Massachusetts.