Bob founded RJH in 2005 and has served as President since that time, providing overall direction, management, and strategic growth of the company. Under this leadership, RJH has become an industry leader in dam and levee engineering with completed projects in over 25 states for a variety of federal, state, and local agencies.
In addition to his duties as President, Bob remains actively involved in project management and technical work. A geotechnical engineer by training, Bob has spent the majority of his nearly 40-year career managing and delivering dam and reservoir projects. He has successfully led small to large multidisciplinary projects with professional services budgets as large as $7 million and construction costs over $800 million.
Bob routinely works with other industry experts and has consulted to multiple state dam safety programs on technical and regulatory matters. He has provided independent technical review on dozens of dam safety projects and designs, served on numerous consultant review boards, and published multiple papers in peer-reviewed trade publications.
Bob graduated from Youngstown State University with a B.S. in Civil Engineering Technology and from the University of Colorado Denver with an M.S. in Civil Engineering with a geotechnical focus. He is a registered professional engineer in over 20 states.
- Program and project management
- Contract administration
- Owner’s advisory services
- Dam safety permitting
- Geotechnical engineering
- Litigation support