Christopher R. Ryan, PE

Christopher R. Ryan is a Geotechnical Engineer for Bowser-Morner, Inc.’s Dayton, Ohio office.  Chris graduated from West Virginia University with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering and a Master of Science in Civil Engineering with a specialty in Geotechnical Engineering.  Chris is a licensed Professional Engineer in Ohio.

Chris has more than 11 years of civil and geotechnical engineering experience with Bowser-Morner.  As a geotechnical engineer, he has been responsible for numerous subsurface investigations for transportation projects and commercial, industrial, municipal, and residential developments.  Chris’s responsibilities include specifying testing programs, evaluating tests performed, and preparing reports for various projects.  His additional areas of experience include dam break analyses and hydraulic and hydrologic modeling. 

Chris serves as the newsletter editor for the Dayton Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE).  He also is a member of the Association of State Dam Safety Officials (ASDSO).

 Aside from work, Chris enjoys spending time with his family and friends along with watching sports.

Christopher R. Ryan, PE's Recent Projects View All

Gaining an Understanding of Potential Stability Problems for Historic Underground Concrete Water Reservoir

This underground drinking water reservoir was put into service in the early 1900’s to store and supply water to a large metropolitan area’s population. This approximate 350,000 gallon concrete tank, assessed in 2013, was found to have cracked walls; verification and assessment of the tank’s conditions were sought. Bowser-Morner, Inc. performed a geotechnical study as part of the evaluation of the concrete structure by others. Read More

Bowser-Morner's Services Crucial to Rose Music Center Project

Working directly with the developer and owner (City of Huber Heights), Bowser-Morner provided a full suite of professional services from environmental site assessments, to geotechnical investigations and engineering, to Construction phase observation and testing, including special inspections. Read More