Albany, N.Y. — CPL, a full-service design firm that has served public and private-sector clients for more than 45 years, is pleased to welcome Wai Kit Chan, EIT and Benjamin Wolfe, P.E. to its growing team in Albany, NY.
Chan joins the structural engineering team as a Structural Designer. Passionate about problem-solving and developing sustainable, structural solutions, he brings extensive project experience in bridge inspection, water/wastewater facilities, utility structures, monorail crane systems, transportation structures and facility condition assessments.
Prior to joining CPL, Chan served as Structural Engineer at CDM Smith, Inc. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering with a structural emphasis from the University of Michigan and an Associates of Applied Science degree in engineering science from Hudson Community College. Additionally, Chat has also completed the NASSCO Pipeline, Manhole, and Lateral Assessment Certification programs (MACP, MACP, LACP), and is a certified Engineer in Training (EIT).
In his new role, Wolfe will serve as Senior Highway Engineer, responsible for planning and overseeing transportation engineering services including design plans for new and rehabilitated transportation systems. With more than 16 years of experience working on traffic and transportation projects throughout New York State, he has deep expertise in facilitating all phases of traffic impact studies as well transportation planning studies. He also brings extensive experience developing plans for Work Zone Traffic Control, varying between simple lane closures to complex phasing and staffing schemes for various high-profile projects.
Wolfe previously served as Senior Engineer at Stantec Consulting Services, Inc. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and holds professional engineering licensure in the state of New York.
Founded in 1975, CPL is a 500+ person multi-disciplined architecture, engineering and planning firm offering inspiring design services and enriching communities in 21 cities across seven states. CPL specializes in the Community, Healthcare, Higher Education, K-12 Education and Transportation market sectors – providing architectural, interior design, civil engineering, buildings and structural engineering, planning, landscape architecture and 3D/virtual design services to a host of public and private clients.