CERTIFICATIONS

  • ACI, Certified Level I Concrete Technician
  • Nuclear Densimeter Moisture Gauge
  • IDOT QC/QA Training Programs
  • IDOT Portland Cement Concrete Level I and II
  • IDOT 3-Day Aggregate
  • IDOT Bituminous Concrete Density Testing Course
  • IDOT Asphalt Level I
  • IDOT Documentation of Contract Quantities Certificate
  • Mine Safety & Health Administration (MSHA)

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Mr. Savage has been an engineering field technician since June 1994. His responsibilities as a field technician include the inspection, testing, and monitoring of compacted earth and rock fill, placement of Portland cement concrete, asphaltic concrete, along with masonry, footing, and auger pile inspections during all phases of construction.

REPRESENTATIVE PROJECT EXPERIENCE

  • Hershey Warehouse, Edwardsville, Illinois. Responsibilities included observation and density testing of structural fill placement for building and parking lot areas, foundation inspections included soil bearing test and observation proper placement of reinforcement to meet site structural drawing details. Masonry inspections included observation of the reinforcing steel to meet structural drawing details and perform mortar and grout testing per the site specifications. Concrete testing and observation included slump, air content, temperature of concrete, and cast test cylinders for the footing and slabs per the site specifications. Asphalt observation to determine thickness, measurements, and density testing for the parking lot and roadway per the site details and specifications.

 

  • Hartman Lakes, Shiloh, Illinois. Responsibilities included observation and density testing of structural fill placement for building and parking lot areas, foundation inspections included soil bearing test and observation proper placement of reinforcement to meet site structural drawing details. Masonry inspections included observation of the reinforcing steel to meet structural drawing details and perform mortar and grout testing per the site specifications. Concrete testing and observation included slump, air content, temperature of concrete, and cast test cylinders for the footing and slabs per the site specifications. Asphalt observation to determine thickness, measurements, and density testing for the parking lot and roadway per the site details and specifications.

 

  • World Wide Technology Building Lot 1, Edwardsville, Illinois. Responsibilities included observation and density testing of structural fill placement for building and parking lot areas, foundation inspections included soil bearing test and observation proper placement of reinforcement to meet site structural drawing details. Masonry inspections included observation of the reinforcing steel to meet structural drawing details and perform mortar and grout testing per the site specifications. Concrete testing and observation included slump, air content, temperature of concrete, and cast test cylinders for the footing and slabs per the site specifications. Asphalt observation to determine thickness, measurements, and density testing for the parking lot and roadway per the site details and specifications

 

  • New Mt. Vernon High School, Mt. Vernon, Illinois. Responsibilities included observation and density testing of structural fill placement for building and parking lot areas, foundation inspections included soil bearing test and observation proper placement of reinforcement to meet site structural drawing details. Masonry inspections included observation of the reinforcing steel to meet structural drawing details and perform mortar and grout testing per the site specifications. Concrete testing and observation included slump, air content, temperature of concrete, and cast test cylinders for the footing and slabs per the site specifications. Asphalt observation to determine thickness, measurements, and density testing for the parking lot and roadway per the site details and specifications.

 

  • New Wayne City High School, Wayne City, Illinois. Responsibilities included observation and density testing of structural fill placement for building and parking lot areas, foundation inspections included soil bearing test and observation proper placement of reinforcement to meet site structural drawing details. Masonry inspections included observation of the reinforcing steel to meet structural drawing details and perform mortar and grout testing per the site specifications. Concrete testing and observation included slump, air content, temperature of concrete, and cast test cylinders for the footing and slabs per the site specifications. Asphalt observation to determine thickness, measurements, and density testing for the parking lot and roadway per the site details and specifications.

 

  • Various IDOT Asphalt Patch and Overlay Projects, Various locations in Southern Illinois.  Responsibilities included nuclear density testing of asphalt and reporting results in accordance with QA/QC requirements and IDOT specifications.

 

  • Lewis and Clark Community College Nursing Building, Godfrey, Illinois. Responsibilities included pile drive inspections to meet refusal of the specifications, observation and density testing of structural fill placement for building and parking lot areas, foundation inspections included soil bearing test and observation proper placement of reinforcement to meet site structural drawing details. Masonry inspections included observation of the reinforcing steel to meet structural drawing details and perform mortar and grout testing per the site specifications. Concrete testing and observation included slump, air content, temperature of concrete, and cast test cylinders for footing and slabs per the site specifications.  Asphalt observation thickness, measurements, and density testing for the parking lot and roadway per the site details and specifications.

 

  • Collinsville Crossing, Collinsville, Illinois.  Observation of demolition and backfill testing of existing buildings.  Density, concrete, asphalt and masonry testing.  Site observation for site developer. Responsibilities included observation and density testing of structural fill placement for building and parking lot areas, foundation inspections included soil bearing test and observation proper placement of reinforcement to meet site structural drawing details. Masonry inspections included observation of the reinforcing steel to meet structural drawing details. Performed mortar and grout testing per the site specifications. Concrete testing and observation included slump, air content, temperature of concrete, and cast test cylinders for the footing and slabs per the site specifications. Asphalt observation to determine thickness, measurements, and density testing for the parking lot and roadway per the site details and specifications.

 

  • SWIC Academic Building, Belleville, Illinois. Responsibilities included observation and density testing of structural fill placement for building and parking lot areas, foundation inspections included soil bearing test and observation proper placement of reinforcement to meet site structural drawing details. Masonry inspections included observation of the reinforcing steel to meet structural drawing details and perform mortar and grout testing per the site specifications. Concrete testing and observation included slump, air content, temperature of concrete, and cast test cylinders for the footing and slabs per the site specifications. Asphalt observation to determine thickness, measurements, and density testing for the parking lot and roadway per the site details and specifications.

 

  • Sam’s Club, Rockford, Illinois. Responsibilities included observation and density testing of structural fill placement for building and parking lot areas. Foundation inspections included soil bearing test and observation proper placement of reinforcement to meet site structural drawing details. Masonry inspections included observation of the reinforcing steel to meet structural drawing details and perform mortar and grout testing per the site specifications. Concrete testing and observation included slump, air content, temperature of concrete, and cast test cylinders for the footing and slabs per the site specifications.  Asphalt observation to determine thickness, measurements, and density testing for the parking lot and roadway per the site details and specifications.

 

  • Target Building Chesterfield Missouri. Responsibilities included observation and density testing of structural fill placement for building and parking lot areas. Foundation inspections included soil bearing test and observation proper placement of reinforcement to meet site structural drawing details. Masonry inspections included observation of the reinforcing steel to meet structural drawing details and perform mortar and grout testing per the site specifications. Concrete testing and observation included slump, air content, temperature of concrete, and cast test cylinders for the footing and slabs per the site specifications. Asphalt observation to determine thickness, measurements, and density testing for the parking lot and roadway per the site details and specifications.

 

  • Kohl’s Building Wentzville, Missouri. Responsibilities included observation foundation inspections included soil bearing test and observation proper placement of reinforcement to meet site structural drawing details. Masonry inspections included observation of the reinforcing steel to meet structural drawing details and perform mortar and grout testing per the site specifications. Concrete testing and observation included slump, air content, temperature of concrete, and cast test cylinders for the footing and slabs per the site specifications.

 

  • Prairie State Generating Campus, Lively Grove, Illinois. Seven-mile rail line. Responsibilities included observation and density testing of structural fill placement to meet site specifications, Concrete testing included slump, air content, temperature of concrete, and cast test cylinders.

 

  • Prairie State Generating Campus, Lively Grove, Illinois. Limestone Pit. Responsibilities included grout testing for soil nailing, concrete testing throughout the project, observation of on-site mixtures. Also performed slump, air content, temperature of concrete, and cast test cylinders every 100 cubic yard for large pours. Performed density testing for the structural foundation backfill to meet site specifications.

 

  • Prairie State Generating Campus, Lively Grove, Illinois. Reclaim Pit. Responsibilities included concrete testing, observation of on-site admixtures, performed slump, air content, temperature of concrete, as well as cast test cylinders every 100 cubic yard for large pours over 500cubic yards. Performed density testing for the structural foundation backfill to meet site specifications.

 

  • Prairie State Generating Campus, Lively Grove, Illinois. Paving. Responsibilities included concrete testing and observation of on-site admixtures, performed slump, air content, temperature of concrete, and cast test cylinders every 100 cubic yard for large pours over 800 cubic yards. Performed density testing for the structural foundation backfill to meet site specifications.

 

  • Interstate I-55 Construction, Staunton Illinois. Responsibilities included IDOT Inspections for  quality control of concrete placement and record measurements of thickness for patches, milling and Asphalt overlay and observe paving operations to meet IDOT Specifications.

 

  • Jefferson Barracks Administration Building Addition, St. Louis, Missouri.  Responsibilities included observation and density testing of structural fill placement for building and parking lot areas, foundation inspections included soil bearing test and observation proper placement of reinforcement to meet site structural drawing details. Masonry inspections included observation of the reinforcing steel to meet structural drawing details and perform mortar and grout testing per the site specifications, concrete testing and observation included slump, air content, temperature of concrete, and cast test cylinders for the footing and slabs per the site specifications.

 

  • Duck Creek Power Plant, Canton, Illinois. Responsibilities included observation and density testing of structural fill placement for foundations. Foundation inspections included soil bearing test and observation proper placement of reinforcement to meet site structural drawing details. Concrete testing and observation included slump, air content, temperature of concrete, and cast test cylinders every 100 cubic yard for large pours over 1000 cubic yards.

 

  • Duck Creek Power Plant New Chimney Project Canton, Illinois. Responsibilities included foundation inspections observation proper placement of reinforcement to meet site structural drawing details. Concrete testing and observation included slump, air content, temperature of concrete, and cast test cylinders for the footing and slabs per the site specifications.