Dr. Ahmed is the President and owner of the corporation. He is a graduate of Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN. He received his Ph.D. degree in Civil Engineering, specialized in the Structural Engineering in 1989. He also has a M.S. degree and a B.S. degree in Civil Engineering.
He is currently, a Registered Professional Engineer in the States of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Tennessee, Kentucky, Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Ohio, Virginia, Missouri, Kansas and California. He is NISD (National Institute of Steel Detailing) certified Class-I, Structural & Misc. Steel, Senior Detailer, and also NISD Certified Bridge Detailer II. Dr. Ahmed has over twenty years of experience in the design of steel structures, reinforced concrete, timber structures, and foundations, and also steel detailing/checking.
His major experience includes working in the Mesa Associates, Inc., as a Senior Structural Engineer; and EDS, Inc. as a Senior Engineer & Vice-President. He was involved in the analysis and design of structures, checking shop drawings and erection plans. He also developed Auto-LISP program for Auto-CAD for steel detailing. Currently, he is affiliated with local Universities. He teaches Structural Steel Design - ASD and LRFD Method, Reinforced Concrete Design, and Foundation Design, Introduction to Earthquake and Seismic Design, AASHTO LRFD Highway Bridge Design, etc. He developed a FEM code for the National Science Foundation's (NSF) research project at Vanderbilt University and also developed a scheme for experimental and analytical study of partially pre-stressed composite bridge-deck systems. He has published several research papers in Referred Journals and co-authored two Books. His affiliations include AISC, NISD, ASCE, ASME and BIE.
Sami Engineering was established in 1992 in Huntsville, Alabama, USA to provide Structural Engineering Design services for Commercial Buildings and Industrial Buildings.
Currently we are concentrating more on Steel Structures and Steel Bridges, and providing Steel detailing using 3D latest technology of SDS/2 and Tekla Structures, CNC, BIM, etc.
We are also providing delegated engineering services to Steel Fabricators - Connections Design, stairs design, Monumental and Curve stairs, Architectural Misc. and Structural Misc. items design and submit calculations with PE Stamp. We are in the process of getting PE licenses in all 50 states of USA.
Our mission is to take advantage of the Global economy and Global Market, and to utilize the work force of Indo-Pak Subcontinent (India and Bangladesh), a highly motivated and hard working engineers for US Steel Industries and for US Steel Fabrications.