RGD Consulting Engineers (RGD), a full service engineering consultant, today announced the new hire of Michael Thompson Vice President of Operations of its Orlando, Florida location. The company provides mechanical, electrical, plumbing, fire protection and structural, engineering consulting services throughout Florida, the Caribbean and beyond.
RGD Consulting Engineers (RGD) is pleased to announce the addition of Michael Thompson to RGD’s Leadership Team in Orlando, FL. As the Vice President of Operations, Michael is responsible for project management, business development, client relations and overall day to day operations of our Central Florida region. The hire is a critical part of RGD’s comprehensive plan to expand its Orlando office operations.
Michael started his career in 1983 working for design-build /turnkey mechanical contractors on large industrial and commercial projects located across the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast United States.
Most recently, and prior to joining RGD Consulting Engineers, Michael opened the Central Florida MEP engineering business unit for a large international consulting engineering firm and managed it for 25 years. During that period, he led the MEP engineering efforts for some of the largest and most complex projects in the region. Mr. Thompson prides himself as a client-focused, hand’s on manager that consistently delivers creative engineering solutions to projects, while maintaining continuous project engagement starting with project inception, throughout design and construction, and into the post occupancy period.
“We are extremely excited to have Michael join our RGD family. His depth of knowledge and leadership skills coupled with his ability to develop and foster relationships will allow us to service our growing client base in Central Florida,”says Robert Davenport PE, LEED AP, Principal Engineer and Founder.