April 3, 2014 - Michael Tumulty, P.E., has been promoted to vice president of STV. Previously he oversaw the Buildings & Facilities Division’s environmental staff in the New York office. In his new role he will oversee the Buildings & Facilities Division's environmental specialists nationally.

Tumulty has been with STV for eight years and has more than 30 years of experience in environmental and civil engineering projects, including environmental permitting, water resources, solid and hazardous waste management, environmental remediation and coastal engineering. He has provided expert witness services in many litigation cases, including those related to environmental contamination.

Tumulty also specializes in planning and design for resiliency in infrastructure to address climate change. His experience in coastal engineering includes computer modeling of storm surges routed into New York Harbor and Newark Bay for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). He has provided investigations and design of shorefront structures in New York, New Jersey and overseas. He is currently managing the planning and design for protection from sea level rise and tidal flooding of the largest rail yard in the world, Coney Island Yard Complex in New York City.

Tumulty received his Master of Science in environmental engineering from the State University of New York at Stony Brook and his Bachelor of Science in civil engineering from Hofstra University. A registered professional engineer in New York and New Jersey, he is a member of American Society of Civil Engineers.

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