Christopher Edwards has been named a senior supervising materials engineer in the Los Angeles office of WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, a global engineering and professional services organization.


In his new position, Mr. Edwards will focus on materials engineering in the design, engineering, construction and lifecycle assessments of complex bridges and other structures.

Mr. Edwards has over 30 years of professional experience in quality assurance/ quality control, construction technology, concrete technology, durability, forensics and materials on major infrastructure projects around the globe. His expertise includes prevention and assessment of concrete deterioration from various aggressive conditions. Prior to joining WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, he was owner of an international concrete construction consulting services firm based in Australia.

Mr. Edwards earned a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from the Western Australian Institute of Technology. He is a member of the American Concrete Institute.

About WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff 
WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, one of the world's leading engineering and professional services consulting firms, provides services designed to transform the built environment and restore the natural one. The firm’s expertise ranges from environmental remediation and urban planning, to engineering iconic buildings and designing sustainable transport networks, to developing the energy sources of the future and enabling new ways of extracting essential resources. Approximately 36,700 employees, including engineers, technicians, scientists, planners, surveyors, program and construction management professionals, as well as various environmental experts, work for this dynamic organization in more than 500 offices across 40 countries worldwide. WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff has numerous openings in engineering, technical and managerial positions across the United States. Job descriptions, locations and benefits are posted on the firm’s careers site.