Karl L. Walters received a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering Degree from the University of Cincinnati in 1992. He is a registered engineer in the states of Ohio, Kentucky, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, and Missouri.
Prior to his employment at Jack D. Walters & Associates, Karl was an Associate with the firm of Jezerinac-Geers & Associates Inc., Dublin, Ohio, where he was responsible for structural design on a wide variety of projects and structural systems. Karl Walters is experienced in structural design and production; design of reinforced concrete, structural steel, wood, and masonry structures; computer modelling and programming, and project estimating. He has assisted in the management of the construction of office/warehouse buildings and has been responsible for the structural design of office, institutional, educational, and industrial buildings including the development of the structural plans, production of structural details, and review of shop drawings.
Since joining the firm in 1997 Karl has been the lead project engineer and performed structural design and project management for a variety of construction projects, including residential, multi-family, retail, commercial, educational, manufacturing, concrete rehabilitation, and over 25institutional retirement and assisted living facilities. Karl is also responsible for conducting structural inspections and investigations on a consulting engineering basis for an estimated 100 projects per year, including wood and steel framing issues, concrete failure analysis, and serving as an engineering forensic consultant/ expert witness.
Karl is a member of the National Council of Examiners of Engineers and Surveyors (NCEES), the National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE), the American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC), and the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), the American Forest and Paper Association (AF&PA), and the Structural Engineers Association of Ohio (SEAoO).