photo coming soon imageRaymond Messer served as Walter P. Moore President and CEO for 21 years, and he led the firm through exponential growth in employees, services, and locations. The firm expanded from four to 15 U.S. offices and two international offices under Mr. Messer’s leadership and also won numerous prestigious awards for engineering solutions.

With more than 40 years of experience in engineering design, project management, and construction, Mr. Messer is now focusing on developing relationships to pursue and execute design-build projects. With a special interest in the interface between design and construction, he is creating the firm’s in-house protocol for delivery of design-build and construction engineering services. For ten years prior to joining the firm, Mr. Messer focused on the design and construction of post-tensioned structures. He also serves as a consultant for solving construction issues related to post-tensioned structures.


  • 1975 Master of Science in Engineering Mechanics, Columbia University, NYC
  • 1970 Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, Columbia University, NYC & Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics, Carroll College, Helena, Montana (Combined program)

Licensed Professional Engineer Texas, Florida, Georgia, and New York

Additional Registrations:
DBIA™ Certification: Designated Design-Build Professional