Regional Director - New England
Professional Engineer in Massachusetts, New York and Utah
Master of Science in Civil Engineering – Columbia University
Bachelor of Science in Engineering and Economics – Trinity College
Mr. Walter Hartnett is a structural engineer with an extensive background in building envelope consulting, forensic investigation and construction administration services for new and existing projects throughout the United States. As Regional Director, Mr. Hartnett manages the Vidaris Boston Office and our services in New England.
He has acted as Building Envelope Consultant on multiple academic, institutional, high-rise office and residential projects, performing façade design and analysis and overseeing the planning and implementation of new building envelope systems, including curtain wall, glass cable-net and fin structures, masonry, precast, pre-fabricated wall panel, window wall, and roofing and waterproofing systems. He offers his clients experienced guidance on building envelope technologies and how to integrate them into a resilient, economical and sustainable enclosure.
Mr. Hartnett has lectured at the university level on facade design and delivery, and consulted on building codes and performance based-design standards for public agencies, including the General
Services Administration and Department of Homeland Security.