Robert Lothschutz, P.E.

Design Engineer / Qualified Team Leader

Robert, a Michigan Licensed Professional Engineer, joined SCECO in 2010 after receiving his BSCE (2008) and MSCE (2009) from Michigan Technological University. He is one of the lead design engineers on bridge replacement and rehabilitation projects along with road reconstruction projects. His design specialties include structural analysis, hydraulics, foundation design, roadway geometry, and safety features. He is well versed in the requirements associated with the design of federally-funded projects including AASHTO and MDOT design standards, environmental clearance and permitting.

Robert also has FHWA-NHI training and has been certified as a Team Leader on in-service bridge safety inspections since 2013. He annually conducts around 300 in-service inspections for local agencies across Lower Michigan. His inspection experience includes bridge load ratings, scour analysis, structural recommendations and project scoping.