Oates Associates, a civil and structural engineering firm, is pleased to announce that Ted Harms has earned his Professional Engineer (PE) license. This achievement marks a significant milestone in Ted’s career, serving as a testament to his skills and a future of excellence in the field of engineering.

Ted’s journey with Oates Associates began in 2019 when he completed his senior design project under the guidance of the bridge team while obtaining his bachelor’s degree. In 2020, he joined the team full-time upon graduation from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville (SIUE).

As an associate project engineer, he has been involved in the new design, rehabilitation, and reconstruction of bridges and other structures. His expertise also extends to construction inspection and administration services. In 2023, Ted furthered his education by earning a Master of Science in Civil Engineering, specializing in Structural Engineering, supported by the firm’s tuition reimbursement program.

Oates Associates is proud to have Ted on the team and looks forward to his continued contributions to the firm and the engineering industry.


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About Oates Associates:

Oates Associates is a multi-disciplined design firm with offices in Collinsville and Belleville, Illinois and St. Louis and St. Charles, Missouri.  Oates provides engineering and surveying services for transportation and building projects.  Specifically, this includes transportation and traffic engineering, ADA transition planning, stormwater management, site design, building and bridge structural design and inspections, surveying and drone operations.  For more information, visit www.oatesassociates.com or call 618.345.2200.