Boston – The American Council of Engineering Companies of Massachusetts (ACEC/MA) has named Eric Ohanian, PE, a structural engineer at Tighe & Bond, as a winner of its 2020 Young Professional Award.
During his career, he has worked on various bridge and culvert replacement projects. He has assisted numerous towns in receiving over $3 million in grant funding for bridge rehabilitation projects. He has helped pioneer a cost effective and innovation culvert inspection practice utilizing a submarine, which has saved communities approximately $500,000 of unnecessary replacement costs.
Ohanian also helped support the city of Quincy’s emergency triage on the seawall protection system after devastating storm surges and flooding in March of 2018, providing around-the-clock emergency response efforts utilizing innovative GIS mapping technologies.
He is a member of numerous professional organizations and is involved in many volunteer organizing efforts.