about bdd

G. Allen Lowes, Jr., P.E. – Principal and Director of Forensics and Field Operations

  • 37 Years of Experience  /  37 Years with bdd
  • Texas Licensed Professional Engineer (Structural) No. 59860
  • Master of Science in Civil Engineering – University of Texas at Arlington
  • Bachelor of Science in Architecture – University of Texas at Arlington
Allen Lowes has over 37 years of professional structural engineering experience.    Mr. Lowes’ primary responsibilities involve the design and coordination of construction documents for low-rise to high-rise commercial, residential, retail, and institutional buildings in concrete and structural steel. These projects have included the analysis, design, and production of working drawings and construction administration of fast-track projects with construction costs of $110 million. Mr. Lowes also manages bdd’s efforts in the evaluation of existing structures for renovation and repair work. He has worked with numerous owners, developers, and architects on the structural evaluation of existing structures. His major project experience includes:

  • 311 South Wacker Drive 71-Story Office Tower in Chicago, Illinois
  • Bank of America Plaza 74-Story Office Tower in Dallas, Texas
  • Northridge Fashion Mall in California Damage Assessment after Earthquake
  • Freeman Hospital Heart Healthcare Center in Joplin, Missouri
  • Dallas Museum of Art Hamon Building Addition/Renovation in Dallas, Texas
  • Methodist Mansfield Medical Center in Mansfield, Texas
  • Lake Cliff Tower Renovation and Restoration in Dallas, Texas
  • Reunion Tower Renovation in Dallas, Texas
  • GSA Office Building in Vicksburg, Mississippi
  • Bank of America 16-Story Parking Garage in Dallas, Texas
  • St. Francis Hospital in Bartlett, Tennessee