Michael A. Purtell - CV
Senior Managing Consultant
Construction & Engineering Expert
As a senior managing consultant at Interface Consulting, Michael Purtell utilizes his practical construction experience and formal education in construction management to concentrate on project management oversight, schedule delays, engineering and construction claims, and design and construction deficiencies. Mr. Purtell performs damage quantification assessments associated with schedule delays, labor productivity, construction defects, and changes in work scope, among other issues. He also provides analysis of construction drawings, specifications, and procedures, and evaluates repair and recovery costs associated with defective work. With both domestic and international experience as a piping field engineer, project manager, subcontract administrator, and civil superintendent, Mr. Purtell provides unique insight into project delivery, project cost and schedule analysis, planning, procurement, and change order management.
Bachelor of Science – Construction Management
University of Wisconsin-Stout – Menomonie, Wisconsin
Interface Consulting International, Inc.
Senior Managing Consultant & Senior Consultant
Bechtel Oil, Gas and Chemicals, Inc.
Piping Field Engineer
Assistant to Proposals Manager & Chief Field Engineer
OIL, GAS & CHEMICAL PROCESSING
Over 20 projects, including the following industry sectors:
Industrial; liquefied natural gas; power plants; refining facilities
Project experience in water, natural gas, and transmission system pipelines
MARINE & OFFSHORE PRODUCTION
Project experience in offshore platforms and shipbuilding
TRANSPORTATION & INFRASTRUCTURE
Over 15 projects, including the following industry sectors:
Heavy highway; rural roads, airports, highways & bridges; site work; utilities
BUILDINGS & FACILITIES
Project experience in commercial and residential construction
Litigation & Arbitration Experience
- Provides expert testimony and assists with research for expert testimony in US state and federal court and international arbitrations
- Prepares CPM schedule delay reports and analyses
- Performs site inspections
“Successful Implementation of Change Orders,” Lorman Education Services, Houston, Texas, June 2019.