Some of our A-Plus team members:

 

Matthew Erickson

                                                         Party Chief/CADD Engineer

 


 

Relevant Experience as Land Surveyor

Project Manager – 1998-Present (A-Plus)

  • Responsible for a wide range of projects involving both office and field work. Examples:
  • Parcel L-1 Seaport 101 Skanska South Boston.
  • Bristol-Myers Squibb Devens, MA- Managed the survey during the construction of biologics manufacturing complex comprised of five separate facilities over the 89 acre site. Duties included producing layout drawings and date for three survey crews for directing and supporting crafts, as well as troubleshooting equipment/utilities locations for compliance with 3D model design.
  • The Natick Collection Natick, MA- Managed the survey of the construction of two residence towers and mall green roof. Duties included producing layout drawings and data for three survey crews for directing and supporting crafts.
  • Battery Wharf Residences/Hotel Complex Boston, MA- Provided layout for the precast concrete pier foundation structure on land and over water.
  • I-93 Central Artery Tunnel Project Boston, MA- Generated construction sequence layout drawings from contract drawings as well as every aspect of field survey from the beginning of the project to the completion.
  • Terminal E Improvements, Logan Int. Airport Boston, MA- Layout, column line layout, set control and grades for concrete and steel. Assist Superintendent in directing and supporting crafts.
  • Rt. 1A Elevated Roadway Construction, Logan Int. Airport Boston, MA- 2mile viaduct elevated highway. Producing various field drawings and survey.
  • Metro West Water Tunnel Project, Weston, Ma- Taking information from contract drawings and producing field drawings, input into data collector and perform field layout for blasting and steel alignment.
  • Roger L. Putnam Vocational Technical High School Springfield, MA- Provided layout for a variety of the buildings structural, civil and architectural elements, as well as performing and drafting detailed as-built surveys.
  • Green Lodge Sewer Interceptor Project Canton, MA- Provided existing conditions surveys, construction/easement layout and deformation monitoring.
  • City of Boston, Cambridge St, Existing Conditions Project, Boston, MA- Performed existing conditions surveys and produced existing conditions plans for the redesign of the major intersections along Cambridge St.
  • MassDOT Accelerated Bridge Project- Performed existing conditions surveys and produced existing conditions plans for the rehabilitation of various bridges along the Massachusetts interstate system.
  • I-93 Rapid Bridge Replacement Project, Medford, MA- Performed construction layout for the placement of girders of each of 14 bridges prior to demolition.


Education

  • University of Massachusetts, Lowell, MA 2007-Present. AS Civil Engineering, concentrating on Survey. Expected Graduation 2012.
  • Westfield State College, Westfield, MA, 1994.
  • Clinton High School, Clinton, MA, 1994.


Training

  • OSHA 40 hr HAZWOPER Certification – 2010
  • Amtrak Rail Safety Training – 2010
  • OSHA 10 hr Safety Certification – 2006
  • Safety Training in Mass Transit from Metropolitan Bay Transit Authority – 2001
  • USMC School of Engineering – Fort Leonard Wood, MO 1996


Qualifications

  • Proficient in many CADD, and CG programs including but not limited to Autodesk (2014, Land Development, Civil 3D), Maya, Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator. Familiar with Autodesk Revit and Inventor.
  • Skilled in all areas of survey including boundary, existing conditions, and heavy construction.
  • Capable with many data collection platforms including TDS Ranger and Recon, TDS Survey Pro, Sokkia Prolink and Carlson.
  • Well versed with Topcon, Nikon, Sokkia and Leica total stations, and GPS systems.
  • Ability to create detailed animated project proposals with the use of various high-end 3-D programs.
  • Experience in the creation of construction sequence layout drawings for the support of all trades.