Michael McBride, PE, Joins MRB Group in Temple 

 MRB Group President and CEO Ryan Colvin, PE, announced that Michael McBride, PE,  has joined the firm in Temple, continuing a rapid expansion of services for local governments, counties and utility districts in Central Texas. 

 “Michael’s expertise in structural engineering is a welcome addition to MRB Group,” said Colvin.  “He has many years of direct experience in structural analysis and design, and his leadership skills will support client needs in the field,” he continued.

Licensed in Texas, Oklahoma and Louisiana, McBride has  a 42-year career focused on structural engineering.  With experience in the public and private sectors, he has a long list of professional achievements and a similarly large portfolio of significant projects.  He holds a Masters in Civil Engineering from the University of Texas at Arlington, and has held various leadership positions as a work group manager with oversight of structural teams on multi-million dollar projects.  McBride has also provided structural reviews of design submissions for the US Army Corps of Engineers.  His expertise includes structural analysis and design for municipal sites, community infrastructure and local government facilities. 

“Michael is a leader in the structural engineering field.  His project management experience will be appreciated by our clients, who can benefit from his specialized expertise.  He has proven capability and experience managing both extremely large and small projects, treating each as if it’s equally important.  He brings them to completion on time and within budget,” added Colvin.

“We are pleased and fortunate that Michael chose to work at MRB Group.  His structural engineering expertise and project management experience will help us continue to build MRB Group’s growing support system for powerful municipal leadership and effective economic development in Central Texas,” Colvin said.

MRB Group is an engineering and architecture firm that specializes in municipal services, working with communities since 1927.  Providing a full range of engineering, architecture, and municipal services, the firm currently supports more than 150 local and county governments, assisting with capital and strategic planning needs.  MRB Group routinely assists with a variety of public works functions, provides engineering and architecture for rehabilitation of public facilities, and works closely with municipal leaders and staff to preserve and maintain critical community infrastructure, like water and wastewater systems.  MRB Group also supplements municipal planning activities providing development reviews and planning board support, as well as economic development services, in an effort to strengthen and serve local governments.  For more information, visit mrbgroup.com .