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Anamaria Brown

Experience (as of 2016):

Structural Engineer—13 years
·     Design of various mid-rise and low-rise buildings including mid-rise precast concrete apartment
      buildings and concrete and steel industrial buildings
·     Project revision and budgeting
·     Construction coordination and project management
·     Taught drafting and State Standards in technical school

CAD Drafting—30+ years
·     Highly proficient in AutoCAD® (14 to 2016), Micro Station®, SOM's AES®, and DRAFT®
·     Excellent understanding of building systems, framing mechanisms, and detailing practices
·     Expert in creating structural drawing sets that clearly outline building plans, sections, and details,
      including the development of plans and details based on architectural drawings and structural
      designs and calculations 

Revit® Structure Specialist—10+ years
·      Experienced in Revit® Structure (up to 2017)
·      Authored articles for AUGI World on advanced Revit® Structure techniques
·      Expertise in developing structural models derived from architectural plans, models and  
       engineering concepts
·      Effective coordinator of interdisciplinary models
·      Experienced in creating smart customized families
·      Proficient in producing clear, understandable views for 2D construction documents

CAD Management and Training
·     Project coordinator and manager of large interdisciplinary CAD teams
·     Training coordinator for structural engineering and CAD departments
·     Created typical detail and symbol libraries and scheduler programs
·     Customized company-wide CAD systems and programs

CAD Standards
·     Served on Editorial Committee for National CAD Standards, 3rd Release
·     Longtime involvement in development of standards for Revit®, AutoCAD®, Micro Station®,
      and AES®
·     Developed company-wide CAD standards and file management protocols

Major Projects (1986-2010):

Hotel Vila Olimpica Barcelona·     McCormick Place South Expansion, Chicago
·     Midway Airport Expansion Project, Chicago
·     Detroit Metro Airport, McNamara Terminal
·     Museum of Science and Industry
         Underground Parking Garage, Arrival Hall &
         Lobby Link Project, Chicago
·     Soldier Field Reconstruction, Chicago
·     Canary Wharf, London, England
·     Hotel Vila Olimpica, Barcelona, Spain
·     Dearborn Center,  Chicago
·     NBC Tower, Chicago
·     One North Wacker, Chicago
·     520 North Michigan Ave, Chicago
·     Sarasota Police Headquarters, Sarasota
·     Duke Energy Center Cultural Campus, 
         Charlotte, NC
·     Hyatt House (Hotel Sierra), Charlotte, NC
·     Pinnacle Symphony Place, Nashville, TN
·     Overture Center for the Arts, Madison, WI
·     Arlington Park Race Track, Chicago
·     Miller Park crane collapse investigation, 
         Milwaukee, WI
·     Numerous residential townhouse and
         condominium projects

Major Projects (2010-Present):

·     JRM Technology Data Center, Chicago
·     The Collection condominiums, Honolulu
·     Zota Beach Resort (formerly Hilton), Longboat Key, FL
·     Mint Museum apartment tower, Charlotte, NC
·     Manatee Technical College, Bradenton, FL
·     Out-of-Door Academy STEM Student Center, Lakewood Ranch, FL
·     Club House, Sarasota National Golf Club, Venice, FL
·     Summer Pavilion, Indian Hills Country Club, Winnetka, IL
·     Student Housing Garage “B”, Florida Gulf Coast University, Ft. Myers, FL
·     Dream Lake and Riverside Elementary Schools, Orlando
·     Numerous confidential Design/Development projects

Professional History:

  AMB Structural CAD, Sarasota, FL (2010-present)
  Revit® Structure and structural AutoCAD®  specialist
Clients include:
      · Sowlat Structural Engineers, Chicago
      · McCarthy and Associates, Clearwater, FL 
      · TRC Worldwide Engineering, Sarasota, FL
      · Paul J. Ford and Company, Orlando
      · The Structural Group, Deerfield, IL
      · Wilson Structural Engineers, Sarasota
      · Karins Engineering Group, Sarasota
      · Belt Construction, Tampa
      · Burby Engineering, Tampa
      · C Louis Structural Engineers, Altamont Springs, FL 
      · Select Structural, Fort Myers, FL 

  TRC World Wide Engineering (formerly Jenkins &
  Charland), Sarasota, FL 
  ·     Senior CAD Designer

  Karins Engineering Group, Sarasota, FL (2005-2006)
  ·     Structural CAD Designer

  The Thornton-Tomasetti Group, Chicago, IL (1997-
  ·     Senior CAD Coordinator

  A. Epstein & Son International, Chicago, IL (1992-
  ·     Senior Structural Designer 

Skidmore Owings & Merrill, Chicago, IL (1986-1992)
·     Structural Engineer, CAD Coordinator, & Trainer

County Design Company, Romania (1977-1985)
·     Structural Engineer

County of Covasna, Romania (1972-1977)
·     County Engineer    

Awards & Certificates:

·     Structural Engineers Association of Illinois Certificate of Honor for significant contribution to 
           the conception, design, and construction of the McCormick Place Expansion Program
·     Collaboration and Interoperability with BIM for Structural Engineering
·     Interoperability: A new approach for preserving BIM data integrity
·     Chicago Transit Authority ProjectNet for Design Collaboration
·     XSteel Modeling


Institutul Politehnic Cluj-Romania
·     Master of Science in Structural Engineering, June 1972

Other Skills:

·     Experienced in MS Word, Excel, Outlook, Adobe Acrobat
·     Fluent in both metric and US measurement systems

References and contact information on request


Top: Hotel Vila Olimpica, Barcelona, Spain
Middle: 500 West Monroe, Chicago IL
Bottom: Detroit Metro Airport, McNamara Terminal

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