Fred started at Childs Engineering in 1983 having worked as a geotechnical engineer for a couple of years. At Childs Engineering he has been involved in the under­water inspection, assessment, and repair recommendations for numerous waterfront facilities as well as focusing on the geotechnical aspects of structures around the waterfront.

He has a Masters degree in Geotechnical Engineering, and serves as lead engineer, in charge of the geotechnical aspects, in projects requiring that form of expertise.

In addition to Fred’s extensive investigation experience, he has developed designs for repairs of existing structures and designs for new piers, wharves, bulkheads, seawalls, dolphins, and relieving platforms. He has prepared designs for repair and/or new construction in timber, steel, concrete, and stone masonry for private homeowners, municipalities, and government agencies.

Fred is licensed to practice engineering in MA.

Contact Fred at: radcliffef@childseng.com