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Ryan Dalrymple           Structures Option

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Note: While great efforts have been taken to provide accurate and complete information on the pages of CPEP, please be aware that the information contained herewith is considered a work-in-progress for this thesis project. Modifications and changes related to the original building designs and construction methodologies for this senior thesis project are solely the interpretation of Ryan Dalrymple. Changes and discrepancies in no way imply that the original design contained errors or was flawed. Differing assumptions, code references, requirements, and methodologies have been incorporated into this thesis project; therefore, investigation results may vary from the original design.

Student Biography

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Ryan Dalrymple is currently a fifth year student in the Architectural Engineering Program at Penn State University.  He will graduate in December 2011 with a Bachelor/Master of Architectural Engineering with a focus in Structures.  Ryan passed the FE exam in April 2010 and will gain EIT status upon graduation.


During the summer of 2008, Ryan worked as a Project Engineer for Donohoe Construction. His responsibilities while working for Donohoe Construction included creating punch lists and assisting the superintendents with the coordination of the subcontractors on the job site.  From April 2009 to December 2009, Ryan was employed with The Office of Physical Plant at Penn State.  He worked as an Assistant Project Coordinator, and was responsible for helping the Project Manager and Project Coordinators in managing a variety of projects at Beaver Stadium and other athletic facilities on the Penn State Campus.  This past summer, Ryan worked as an intern for Cagley & Associates.  During this internship, he used Revit Structure to assist the engineers in modeling a large and complex building project, and designed mat foundations using Adapt Builder.


Outside of class, Ryan is a member of multiple organizations at Penn State including the Student Society of Architectural Engineers (Penn State Chapter of the Architectural Engineering Institute) and the Structural Engineers Association (SEA).  He also participates in many intramural sports including flag football and softball.  In his free time, Ryan enjoys outdoor activities such as skiing, golfing and mountain biking.


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