Bill Pyontek has over 45 years of experience in project management, inspection, structural analysis, design, and construction administration on over 250 bridges, dams, canals and other structures. Bill Pyontek currently serves as the Chief Engineer – Bridges at French & Parrello Associates (FPA), where he applies his decades of experience on a wide variety of projects on the federal, state and local level. His projects have included the rehabilitation and widening of existing bridges and the design of new bridges, culverts, and other highway structures on multi-lane urban and toll expressways (NJ Turnpike and Garden State Parkway), Interstates, state and local highways (FHWA, NJDOT and PENNDOT), local roadways (various NJ Counties and Municipalities) and railroads (NJ Transit, CSX & SEPTA). He is very familiar with the Secretary of the Interior’s Standards for the Rehabilitation of Historic Structures. He also has a special expertise in the inspection, design, restoration and rehabilitation of historic structures (wrought iron and steel truss bridges, stone arch bridges, dams, canals and walls), which have included stone masonry and concrete structures that required coordination with the State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) and the National Park Service. He received his Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering (BECE) degree from Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken, NJ and his Master of Science in Civil Engineering (MSCE) degree from New Jersey Institute of Technology in Newark, NJ.