R. Eric Burgess, PE

Vice President, Regional Practice Leader

Burgess-EricEric Burgess is a regional practice leader for transportation structures in the Southeast. He was promoted to vice president in 2017. Eric has more than 20 years of experience in the design and design management of highway bridge projects in the Carolinas and Virginia. His duties include contract executions, business development, marketing and managing all engineers, designers and technicians within the design team. He has extensive design and design management experience for the South Carolina Department of Transportation, completing design of over 60 major highway and bridge projects in the state.

Eric earned his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in civil engineering from Clemson University. He is a registered professional engineer in eight states and is well versed in South Carolina Department of Transportation specifications.