Manuel Ray, PE, AP, IPV, LEED AP

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

BS in Civil Engineering, University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez – 1978

Masters Certificate Project Management, George Washington University, Washington DC - 2002

PROFESSIONAL PROFILE

As leader & project manager on several key projects, Manuel Ray has been responsible for coordination of design, inspection and construction administration of projects of importance. The experience ensures close attention to the element of constructability of the design & construction phases as administrator, manager, designer, inspector & contractor of projects.

As Authorized Professional he can work out and emit OGPe Construction & Use Permits for projects that comply with zoning. Environmental Categorical Exclusion for projects that qualify, and Fire Prevention & Health Certificates for all types of projects.

As a Green Project Inspector he can perform the required visits to Green Projects, report to the government and certify project for Certificate of Occupanccy and Use Permit,

As expert witness on construction contract disputes, safety, codes & standards issues, he has been able to serve both, plaintiff’s or defendant’s stances in important cases, at the Federal or Local court.

Through the years, he has been asked to give lectures to the graduating class of the University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez Campus; continued education courses for professional engineers & architects at the CIAPR, the 2010 PR AIA Convention and at American University, PR. Topics related to permitting, design & construction management, environment & green issues, urban planning, codes & standards, and professional liability.

PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATION 

Puerto Rico Professional Engineer License #8259

LEED Accredited Professional #10070955

OGPe -Authorized Professional #00004-PRO-00004

OGPe -Green Project Inspector #03300-IPV-00130