Firm

At Murray Engineering, we believe in innovation, and we back it up with experience. Our team executes every project using state-of-the-art technologies. Licensed in multiple states, we’re highly diversified and flexible, responding to individual project needs with knowledge gained from a wide range of building types and clients. 

 

Since our founding in 1998, we have proudly delivered sound structural designs for a wide array of projects including commercial, residential, cultural, and institutional as well as special structures. We’ve worked with private developers, residential and commercial building owners, governmental agencies,  nonprofit organizations, and artists. Through it all, we’ve learned collaboration is key. We join forces with the entire design team—architects, specialty consultants, and contractors—to solve complex design problems creatively and efficiently. Together, we deliver solutions that help each project reach the clients’ vision and its full potential. 

 

How do we do it? By being service-oriented. No project is too small to receive our utmost care and attention and we pride ourselves in bringing our clients value and serving as a resource beyond our scope of services.

Approach

Committed to our team-oriented approach and our dedication to innovative design of structural systems, contributes to the success of our clients and the growth of our employees. We strive to continuously provide clear communication, accessibility, and technical support to our clients throughout every phase of each project.

 

Team

Principal

Robert J. Murray, PE

VP Modular

Michael Lynch, PE

Consulting Associate

Chris Anastos, PE

Associate

James P. Quinn, PE

Associate

William Eng, PE

Associate

David F. Reynolds, PE

Associate

Anthony Piderit, PE

Director Of Projects

Sandra Arias

Principal

Robert J. Murray, PE

Robert’s professional engineering career spans over 30 years. Licensed in multiple states and as the Founder and Principal of Murray Engineering for the last 20+ years, Robert has crafted a reputation for excellence—applying deep knowledge, creating tailored solutions, and delivering solid results.

In 2020, Robert was named an Honorary Member of the Structural Engineers Association of New York (SEAoNY). He has served SEAoNY as Board President, Board Member, Director of Programs, and member of various code committees.

Robert has experience in all construction types including steel, concrete, timber, and masonry structures. His expertise is not only with new building design but with the expansion,  renovation, historic preservation, adaptive reuse, and evaluation of existing structures. He remains passionate about building science, sustainable design, and enjoys modular and panelized construction. 

Internal to the company, Robert is focused on mentoring our skilled and talented junior engineers with a successful team environment attitude.

VP Modular

Michael Lynch, PE

Michael has over 30 years of experience in the design of modular structures from small additions to large-scale residential, commercial, hospitality, healthcare, and academic buildings. He also has expertise in conventional design and construction for a variety of materials—steel, concrete, masonry, and timber—for different project types, including new construction, renovations, restorations, alterations, and additions.

Consulting Associate

Chris Anastos, PE

Chris is an accomplished structural engineer with a career that spans over 50 years of extensive professional experience in the design and analysis of commercial and residential buildings and modular structures. His extensive experience has enabled him to master an array of structural systems. He has developed a deep understanding of our clients’ visions and serves as our in-house consultant as well as a mentor to our junior engineers.

Associate

James P. Quinn, PE

Jim has over 25 years of experience in both modular and conventionally framed structures. His project expertise includes large-scale new construction of multi-family developments, high-end single-family homes, luxury townhome renovations, healthcare facilities, and adaptive reuse of structures. He enjoys projects that require a high degree of architectural coordination and special structural components and applies his talents to invoke solutions to our client’s expectations. 

Associate

William Eng, PE

William has managed a diverse selection of projects from renovation, historic preservation, adjacent construction review, forensic engineering, building envelope and new construction.  He has extensive design experience with masonry, wood, steel and concrete structures and with an expertise in post-tensioned concrete structures. 

William brings over 20 years of experience working on a variety of project types locally and internationally, including low-, mid-, and high-rise residential and commercial buildings, as well as mixed-use towers, institutional and cultural facilities. 

Associate

David F. Reynolds, PE

David has over 15 years of experience in designing and analyzing structures. With a thorough understanding and deep appreciation of both historic and contemporary buildings, David has cultivated expertise in preservation, restoration, and forensic investigation projects. He is also well versed in designing special structures such as sculptural stairs, facades, and art installations,  all of which require innovative outside-the-box thinking.

Associate

Anthony Piderit, PE

Anthony has been involved in numerous and diverse projects including the design of mid-rise residential and commercial use developments, townhome and penthouse renovations, as well as historical restoration of buildings.

Anthony has designed different building types including conventional and post-tensioned concrete structures, as well as steel and masonry structures for commercial, educational, residential, institutional, and cultural buildings. 

Anthony is a member of the Structural Engineers Association of New York (SEAoNY) and  serves as Current Co-chair of the Young Member Group Committee.

Director Of Projects

Sandra Arias

Sandra has experience in Engineering and Management and serves as the gatekeeper to our firm. She maintains communication with senior management and our clients to ensure projects are managed and delivered to high-level standards our clients have come to expect. She also manages the firm’s traditional and digital communications. She ensures written proposals, presentations, web and social media presence, and industry events communications’ are all aligned.

Ivonne Mieles

CAD Manager

Peter Anastos

BIM Manager

Josh Prohl

Revit Manager

Jessica Corcino

Executive Assistant

Spiro Anxhara, PE

Senior Engineer

William Coon, PE

Senior Engineer

Jimmy Liang, PE

Senior Engineer

Kristen Walker, PE

Senior Engineer

Paul Senica, PE

Senior Engineer

Paolo Hockenmeir

Engineer

Ivan Smirnoff

Engineer

Brian Murphy

Engineer

Mark Vrabel

Engineer