Urban is pleased to announce that Peter Brennan, PE, LEED AP, has been promoted to deputy practice leader for their ports and waterways division. He previously served as a project manager and structural design engineer for the group.
“Our corporate culture encourages to promote from within, and it was an easy decision to elevate a skilled engineer like Peter,” said Michael Wagner, PE, an Urban vice president and practice leader for the ports and waterways division. “He has displayed growth and leadership throughout his years at our firm and has served as a strong advocate for clients. We are excited for what he will accomplish in this new role.”
Mr. Brennan has more than 10 years of experience in engineering. His expertise includes the design and rehabilitation of timber, steel, and reinforced concrete structures as well as retaining structures and deep foundation design for marine structures. In addition to his design work, Mr. Brennan has conducted a variety of field inspections, with responsibilities including investigation, construction management, quality assurance, and serving as a contractor liaison. He has been responsible for all phases of design, submissions, reviews, and construction.
A graduate of Swarthmore College, Mr. Brennan is a registered Professional Engineer in seven states, including Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Connecticut, New York, Rhode Island, North Carolina, and Louisiana. An avid scuba diver, he is a Professional Association of Diving Instructors (PADI)-certified Advanced Open Water and Enriched Air Diver. In addition, Mr. Brennan is a LEED accredited professional and a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ACSE), the American Welding Society (AWS), and the American Institute of Steel.