Phillip R. Waier
Phillip Waier joined RSMeans/Reed Construction Data 20 years ago as a Principal Engineer. Mr. Waier specializes in advising clients in government and legal sectors. He is currently Program Manager for the US Army Corps of Engineers’ electronic global cost estimating database and Lead Consultant for Pentagon and General Services Adminsitration engagements. As a commercial cost construction authority, he examines material and local cost facotrs and recently completed a study to determine national asphalt and cement usage for the Portland Cement Association. He has technical responsibility for RSMeans cost estimating data guides, including RSMeans Building Construction Cost Data and RSMeans Facilities Maintenance & Repair Cost Data. Mr. Waier serves as an expert witness in class action suits involving commercial and residential building products. He previously held engineering and management positions with Mobil Oil Corporation, Janus Inc. and Charles T Main/Metcalf and Eddy, Inc. Mr Waier earned an MS degree in Civil Engineering at Villanova University and is a Registered Professional Engineer in Massachusetts and Rhode Island.