President's Bio

Michael Burgoyne

Michael Burgoyne, P.E. northern Nevada resident since 1989.

Michael has over 30 years experience in civil engineering design, project management and construction engineering for public works infrastructure, downtown redevelopment and commercial and residential development projects. Michael has a wide range of design and project management experience for both public and private clients.

Mr. Burgoyne has an extensive background in construction administration, inspection and engineering materials design and testing. Michael has performed inspections for earthwork and soils, asphalt and Portland cement concrete paving, and pipeline construction. Michael was the resident engineer for several successful large scale, multi million dollar, public works infrastructure projects including bridges, utilities, and roadway construction.

Mike began his career, during college, in materials engineering performing field and laboratory testing of soils, asphalt and Portland cement concrete. Ultimately, Mike's engineering materials experience included management of a materials engineering laboratory; design and testing of asphalt and Portland cement concrete paving mixes, and structural and forensic materials investigations and testing.

Michael graduated from Northern Arizona University, cum laude, in 1982. Michael was awarded the State of Arizona, Senior Engineer of the year award by ASCE for his academic achievements and participation. Michael and his wife Pat moved to Reno in 1989.

Mr. Burgoyne is registered as a Professional Civil Engineer in the States of Arizona and Nevada and is a current member of Construction Specifications Institute, CSI and the International Erosion Control Association, IECA.

Michael specializes in contract documents and technical specifications and is a certified "Contract Documents Technologist" by CSI. Mr. Burgoyne also believes strongly in the use of computer design software for efficient and cost effective design, plan and contract document preparation. Mike is proficient in the use of Autodesk, Civil 3D 2015, Watercad, Autoturn and HEC2.

Mike has provided design, construction administration and inspection services on projects throughout northern Nevada, including Reno, Sparks, Battle Mountain, Dixie Valley, Elko, Fallon, Fernley, Gardnerville, Incline Village, Montello, Orovada, Quincy, Silver Springs, South Lake Tahoe, Topaz Lake, Truckee, Wells and Yerington.