Mathewos T. Michael P.E., ASSOCIATE ENGINEER
Mathewos Michael’s passion for engineering stems from a keen interest in improving human lives through creativity and innovative design. A native of Sudan, Mathewos was raised in Eritrea before emigrating to the U.S. with his family. As a result of his upbringing, Mathewos is fluent in several languages including English, Tigrigna, Arabic, and Amharic. The rich blend of cultural and social traditions he experienced during his youth lends Mathewos a unique approach to structural engineering and client interaction. Never one to shy away from a challenge, Mathewos constantly seeks new opportunities to learn and advance his skill set, which is one of the many reasons he enjoys working with Kline Engineering. In his position, he is able to work on a wide range of structural design projects, from post-tensioning and reinforced concrete to structural steel design.
Mathewos holds a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering and is a licensed Professional Engineer, PE, in Washington DC and North Carolina. He is proficient in a wide variety of software systems, including Adapt PT, Adapt Builder, ETAB, Ram Steel, Ram Element, Risa, Sap2000, CFS designer, Enercalc and Tedds. He has designed post-tensioned structures and reinforced concrete structures, wood structures, steel structures, and cold-formed-steel structures.
In his work, Mathewos puts a strong emphasis on accuracy and efficiency in everything he does. He takes great pride in being responsive to his clients’ needs and providing detailed documentation that helps Kline’s projects move forward smoothly.