Structural Engineering Manager
As the Structural Engineering manager with LDC, Inc., Dinesh Kumar brings over 15 years of experience within the industry. Kumar is a licensed professional engineer in Washington, Oregon, California and 13 other states. Kumar’s project management professional certification and graduate degrees in engineering and management, lends him a unique perspective that customers value.
Kumar’s experience includes engineering consulting for buildings and telecommunications structures, specialized residential construction, analysis of historic structures, infrastructure project management, and construction closeout documentation. Kumar’s past public and private clients include WSDOT, US Navy, NASA, insurance companies, and major telecom carriers. With a background steeped on the analytical side, he also excels in managing engineering projects and programs of varying velocity.
Having worked for companies of all different sizes, it is refreshing to work at LDC where teamwork is not just a buzzword. The manner in which projects, successes and issues are discussed openly ensures not only that the team capitalizes on good ideas, but the clients can also benefit from a well-rounded perspective of several professionals. This culture and focused execution allow us to grow within the region and future developments in the broader engineering ecosystem.
Driven to provide an excellent customer experience, Kumar focuses on streamlining the processes involved to improve communication and produce useful and constructible outcomes. He has worked with several jurisdictions in Washington and Oregon and has served on the technical committee for the structural code development for the telecommunications industry as well as a mount analysis task force. Kumar also volunteers to improve STEM educational opportunities for middle school students.