James Napoli PE

Senior Project Manager

Contact Info

Department

Engineering

Phone

(631) 387-3170

Email

james.napoli@yaeservices.com

Locations

New York, NY

Biography

James is an expert in the assessment of existing structures. Throughout his past success in the design of alterations to a wide range of building types, he has been able to diagnose the cause and origin of an array of structural damage and deterioration. He has developed work scopes, repair details, and technical specifications to resolve distress to various fa├žade types, concrete, steel and masonry structures, roofing systems, and below-grade waterproofing. He is a detailed and efficient cause and origin analyst of structural damage and construction defects.

Education

  • Northeastern University  |  Boston, Massachusetts
    Bachelor of Science - Civil Engineering

Professional Experience

  • 2021 - Current  |  Senior Project Manager  |  YA Engineering Services
  • 2019 - 2021  |  Senior Project Manager  |  Walter P Moore
  • 2016 - 2019  |  Structural Engineer  |  Envista Forensics
  • 2014 - 2016  |  Senior Project Manager  |  Lawless & Mangione
  • 2011 - 2014  |  Structural Engineer  |  SW Engineering

Areas of Practice

  • Building Code Upgrade Review
  • Building Envelope
  • Condition Assessment
  • Construction Administration
  • Damage Assessment
  • Failure Analysis
  • Historic Preservation
  • Litigation Support
  • Non-Destructive Testing
  • Repair and Rehabilitation Design
  • Repair Cost Estimating
  • Roofing
  • Structural Analysis
  • Water Leakage Testing and Analysis

Representative Consulting Assignments

  • Skyscraper
    New York, NY  |  Investigation of wind damage
  • Roadway
    White Plains, NY  |  Investigation of roadway collapse during adjacent excavation
  • Luxury Multifamily Condominiums
    Multiple Locations, FL  |  Assessment of hurricane damage
  • Single Family Residences
    Multiple Locations, LA, FL  |  Assessment of hurricane damage
  • Townhouse
    West Orange, NJ  |  Consulting for construction defect claim related to moisture intrusion
  • Warehouse
    Multiple Locations, NJ  |  Design of alteration of adaptive re-use
  • Manufacturing Plant
    Vonore, TN  |  Investigation of sinkhole damage
  • Brownstone Residences
    New York, NY  |  Design of vertical and horizontal enlargements
  • Pre-war Apartment Buildings
    New York, NY  |  Facade safety assessments and moisture intrusion investigations
  • Manufacturing Plant
    Stanley, NC  |  Investigation of roof collapse during construction operations

Licenses

  • Connecticut  |  0031998  |  Professional Engineer
  • Florida  |  84068  |  Professional Engineer
  • Louisana  |  0045267  |  Professional Engineer
  • New Jersey  |  24GE05389700  |  Professional Engineer
  • New York  |  095911  |  Professional Engineer
  • Pennsylvania  |  085704  |  Professional Engineer