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Project Manager Civil Engineer

West Palm Beach, Florida, United States
November 08, 2018

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Florin Vasilescu, Ph.D.

Civil & Structural Engineer MS-SEAoNY-AILv• Architect MA-AIA-OABr

**** ***** ***** ****. ***.310 Palm Beach, FL33480

Tel: 561-***-**** • Fax: 917-***-**** • Cell: 917-***-**** • E-mail:

Married – U.S. Citizen


Master’s degree in Civil & Structural Engineering member of the Structural Engineers Association (SEA) Reg.ID#1001138 and member of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Reg.ID#9570175

Master’s degree in Architecture member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Reg.ID#30465760.

Ph.D. in Civil & Structural Engineering 1971 - Lomonosov University

Thirty-five years of diversified engineering, architectural and project management experience providing quality assurance and quality control (QC/QA)) for numerous projects.

Extensive experience with quality assurance reviews of contract documents, project coordination, resolution of architectural and structural, mechanical, electrical and plumbing conflicts, and troubleshooting for efficient and timely completion of projects.

Extensive experience with daily onsite inspection of contractor's activities, daily work reports, resolving any conflicts with contract documents, issuing field sketches and non-compliance reports, reviewing contractor's change orders and attending job progress meetings with clients, contractors and subcontractors.

Extensive experience documenting contractors’ activities with digital camera, writing descriptions of activities being performed, quantifying work that is in place, reviewing change orders, monthly requisitions and understanding how this interfaces with critical path schedules.


Extensive experience with Project Management, scheduling and construction software including MS Office, Primavera P3/P6, MS-Project, Planning, Mark System, CAD, Adobe, Profit, Prolog and Access.

Familiarity with OSHA guidelines and site safety.

Proficient with CPM schedules and analysis of project status related to critical path.

Extensive experience with all aspects of construction, including documentation, administration, filing, planning, scheduling, submittals, shop drawings, coordination, negotiation with subcontractors, take-offs, budgets, compliance with safety rules, and work approval


FEMA - December 2012–present

Project Manager, Civil Engineer and Architect for new and restoration projects,

$35 Million Homes Restoration work in Long Island, NY, damaged by Hurricane Sandy.

$25 Million Restoration work for Manhattan Pump Station damaged by Hurricane Sandy.

15 Million Restoration work for Long Beach Medical Center damaged by Hurricane Sandy.

450 Million Restoration work for Battery and Queens-Manhattan tunnels damaged by Hurricane Sandy

700 Million Bay Park-Long Island Water Treatment Center damaged by Hurricane Sandy

18 Million Restoration work for Rockaway Power Plant damaged by Hurricane Sandy.

Townsend-Cross Development - Sport Intertrade- January 2003–December 2012

Civil Engineer and Senior Project Manager for a major New York General Contractor & Developer company directing all aspects of construction including financing, planning, scheduling, submittals, take-offs, site inspections, documentation and administration.

Project Manager directing a $85 Million renovation for 35-story condominium in Manhattan

Project Manager directing $600 Million Renovation Project for Madison Square Garden in Manhattan

Managing the restoration for 7-story condominium in Palm Beach, Florida

Managing the restoration for 7-story commercial building in Manhattan (414 W.14th St./9th Ave.).

Managing the restoration for 7-story residential building in Manhattan (344 W.14th St./8th Ave.).

Managing the construction of a new 10-story high-rise in Manhattan (West, 123rd Street),

Managing the construction of a new 12-story residential high-rise in Manhattan (Spring Street).

Managing the construction of a new 54-unit residential development in Edgewater, NJ.

Managing the construction of a new 300-unit residential and commercial high-rise development in Fort Lee, NJ.

Organizing the acquisition by Eastern European countries of Western power plant facilities.

Beechwood Organization, Long Island, NY - July 2001 – January 2003

Senior Civil Engineer and Project Manager,

Managed the construction of a new 800-unit (two-family) development in the Bronx, NY.

J.M. Dennis Construction Company, Long Island, NY - August 1998 – March 1999

Senior Project Manager,

Coordinated the construction of a 200,000 SF Federal Express in Manhattan (42nd St.).

Ford Motor Company - Construction Department - August 1990 – August 1998

Senior Project Manager,

The new United State Embassy building/compound in Moscow

Directed the first western construction project in Russia, an 800,000 square-foot hotel and business center for the Accor Group.

Developed and constructed eight new Ford outlets throughout Russia, including Moscow, St. Petersburg, Sochy, Archangelsk and Chelyabinsk.

Developed Western Nuclear Power Plant Projects throughout Russia,

New York School Construction Authority, New York, NY

Project Manager, March 1999 – October 1999

Supervised the construction and renovations for two public schools in Queens, NY.

L. M. Chapeaux Project Management Corp., Brussels, Belgium & New York, USA.

Structural Engineer and Project Manager, 1980 – 1990

Conducted structural engineer studies for the following buildings:

La Libre Belgique, 400,000 square foot office and newspaper plant

Toyota Corporation, 550,000 square foot office building

BBL Bank, 850,000 square foot office building

The Belgian Government, 43-story government building

The Brussels Subway System

Brussels International Airport

Probelimo - a Zurich Insurance Company development in Brussels

Four Bridges and tunnels for subway in Belgium – Structural Studies

Coordinated the financing for Swiss and Belgian investments in major residential renovation projects throughout New York City. Apartment complexes consisted of over 150 apartments each.


The American Institute of Architects (AIA) 2007 Reg.ID#30465760

Member International Professional Architect

Structural Engineers Association of New York 1978 Reg.ID#1001138

Member International Professional Engineer

American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) 2010 Reg.ID#9570175

Member International Professional Civil Engineer

State of New York, Educational Services 1978

Recognition of my engineering degrees from Belgium

ULB, Brussels, Belgium 1978

Master’s in Architecture

Ph.D. in Civil & Structural Engineering 1971 - Lomonosov University

Ordre Professional Structural Engineers, Brussels, Belgium 1971 Reg.ID#194694

Master’s in Civil & Structural Engineering

Université de Louvain, Louvain, Belgium 1970

Master’s in Civil & Structural Engineering

OSHA Site Safety Manager 2007

OSHA Construction Safety & Health Course obtaining the official safety certification.

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