David Runser

David Runser

David Runser, P.E.

Principal
Structures

David has been a structural engineer at Walter P Moore since 2005 and specializes in diversified aspects of structural engineering analysis, design, and management. He provides ongoing guidance and insight into the design process and is responsible for accurate, complete, and well-coordinated documentation.

Some of his notable projects include: Alabama State University Football Stadium, Montgomery, Alabama; University of Southern Mississippi Stadium Expansion, Hattiesburg, Mississippi; Echelon Place, Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada; DeVry University, Olathe, Kansas; and King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Rabigh, Saudi Arabia.

What is your proudest accomplishment to date?
Being awarded a full scholarship to graduate school at Purdue University, defending a thesis, and publishing my findings in a reviewed technical journal .
How does engineering make a difference in the world?
My aim is to design structures that will last and be useful for more than their initial purpose.
What gets your creativity flowing?
Energetic music.

Connect

Phone Number: 
816-701-2120

PUBLICATIONS

“Dissemination of Preliminary Design Build Bid Packages through an Interactive Web Site – An Industry Case Study,” Computing in Civil Engineering Proceedings of the International Workshop on Information Technology in Civil Engineering

“Field Performance of a 17-m High Reinforced Soil Retaining Wall,” Geosynthetics International

“Development of Low Cost Retaining Walls for Indiana Highways,” Joint Transportation Research Program