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5009 West W.T. Harris Blvd.
Northridge Business Center, Suite A
Charlotte, NC 28269
United States


Office: 704-523-2520

David R. McCauley, P.E.

Consulting Engineer

Engineering Field
  • Civil/Structural


Engineering services in New York and North Carolina provided through the associated firm, EDT Engineers, P.C.

Mr. McCauley is a third-generation graduate of Florida State University, majoring in Civil Engineering.  A Professional Engineer with over 13 years of experience, Mr. McCauley has a strong technical background in geotechnical subsurface analysis including foundations and settlement, structural engineering inspection and failure analysis, property condition assessments, root cause, scope of damage, and value of loss for residential, commercial, multi-family, industrial, institutional, and agricultural buildings. 

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. McCauley gained experience as a civil engineer, geo-environmental engineer, consulting engineer, and a general carpenter.  As soon as he could hold a hammer, Mr. McCauley would spend his weekends and summers on construction job sites as his father was a general contractor.  As such, Mr. McCauley has a great understanding of the way structures should be constructed. Mr. McCauley provides evaluation and damage assessment of commercial, industrial and residential structures, building envelopes, and roofs.  When not on the job, he enjoys spending time with his family, hunting, woodworking, mountain biking, and fishing.

Typical Areas of Service

  • Root cause of damage to structures
  • Investigation and evaluation of structures, building envelopes, and roofs
  • Foundation movement/ damage analysis
  • Storm damage evaluation
  • Water intrusion investigations
  • Building and construction code compliance review

State Licenses 

Mr. McCauley is a licensed professional engineer in the following states: Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia. Mr. McCauley holds an inactive Pollutant Storage System Specialty Contractor license in Florida. 

Areas of Expertise

  • Buildings-Construction
  • Buildings-Specialty Services
  • Buildings-Specific Facilities
  • Construction-Specialty Services
  • Materials, Testing
  • Petroleum/ Petro-Chemical
  • Work Place