Mr. Eckardt has 15+ years of experience detailing steel structures, joist systems, decking, and miscellaneous iron – preceded by 8 years of service as a union ironworker. This background in the field provides Ed with a unique understanding of the fabrication and erection requirements of projects and how the structure should be detailed and erected. This insight is an invaluable asset to the detailing department and our clients. His experience includes a wide array of buildings and unique structure types, including: commercial buildings, manufacturing and industrial structures, towers, dormitories, hotels, classroom buildings, hospitals, auditoriums, libraries, and special structures. He is also proficient in the detailing of stairs and railings, gratings, platforms, and other complex systems. He is the detailing manager responsible for scheduling, manpower, and quality control.