The Officers of Pape-Dawson Engineers, Inc. are pleased to announce the promotion of Mr. Song Tan to Senior Vice President. In this role, Mr. Tan will be responsible for technical oversight of the firm’s land development services, and he will continue to take a strong leadership role in the promotion and management of these services.
Mr. Tan joined Pape-Dawson Engineers in 1990 and has more than 26 years’ civil engineering experience. He is responsible for administering and managing the civil engineering design of office, commercial, and industrial projects. His work experience includes heavy site work and utility construction; light rail construction; cost estimates for utilities and land development; preparation of construction plans and specifications for water, sewer and storm drainage systems; flood plain encroachment design; field surveys; and subdivision plats.
During his career at Pape-Dawson, Mr. Tan has successfully led many innovative, high-profile commercial land development projects, such as Toyota Tundra Assembly Plant, Westover Hills, The Rim Shopping Center & Hotels, Frost Bank Data Center, Port San Antonio, and Christus Santa Rosa Children’s Hospital.
Mr. Tan is a member of the Real Estate Council of San Antonio, National Society of Professional Engineers, Texas Society of Professional Engineers – Bexar Chapter, and American Society of Civil Engineers.
“I look forward to Song continuing to provide outstanding leadership and technical guidance to his commercial and industrial clients while being instrumental in the management of the firm,” said Pape-Dawson Engineers’ Executive Vice President Dennis R. Rion, P.E., LEED AP, BD+C. “We are very pleased to have Song join the Pape-Dawson executive team.”
Mr. Tan holds a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin. He is a registered Professional Engineer in the State of Texas and holds Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design credentials in the State of Texas.