Dodge joins Tighe & Bond
WESTFIELD Matthew Dodge, P.E., recently joined Tighe & Bond Inc., bringing more than 10 years of experience to the firm’s expanding structural engineering team.
Well versed in designing buildings and major civil structures such as tunnels, bridges and subways Dodge specializes in the assessment and mitigation of vibrations on building structures to ensure occupant comfort and satisfactory operation of sensitive equipment. He also specializes in designing massive jointless concrete structures that resist cracking from temperature fluctuations and long-term shrinkage.
Dodge, who will work primarily in the firm’s Westfield office, will play a pivotal role in enabling Tighe & Bond to keep pace with the growing demand for its structural engineering services.
Prior to joining Tighe & Bond, Dodge worked as a structural engineer for several well known Boston-based engineering firms, during which time he worked on both regional and international projects.
He holds a master of science in structural engineering from Tufts University and a bachelor of science in architectural engineering technology from Vermont Technical College. He is also a LEED Accredited Professional and a member of the Structural Engineers Association of Massachusetts.