Civil Engineer | Director of Waterfront Engineering

Virginia Beach, VA


With more than 38 years of design, engineering, supervision, and project management experience, Dave Pryor leads our Waterfront practice. He specializes in marine structures and coastal engineering, shipbuilding, and management, including significant new construction and rehabilitation projects. He has extensive experience in construction, design and engineering in the areas of structure, foundations, and mechanical systems. His facility and infrastructure engineering experience is strengthened with knowledge of the requirements of numerous agencies, including AISC, ABS, USCG, USACE and Navy regulations.

Dave is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), the National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE) and the Society of American Military Engineers (SAME). He holds a master of science in engineering management from Old Dominion University, a bachelor of science degree in civil engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute, and a certificate in coastal engineering from Old Dominion University.

Dave’s affinity for water related activities make his involvement in waterfront engineering a natural fit. Whenever possible you can find Dave on a sailboat or a dive adventure or kayaking through the many bays and creeks along the Chesapeake Bay.