He spent an extensive amount of time working in New Zealand after two earthquakes struck Christchurch in 2011.

During his decade-long career at Thornton Tomasetti, Kevin Jackson has worked on a diverse array of projects, including condition assessments, failure investigations, structural renovations and repairs, peer reviews and litigation support.

An Expert in Structural Assessment
Kevin is experienced in condition assessments of mid- and high-rise buildings following earthquakes, as well as those damaged by fires, tornadoes and vehicular impacts. He spent an extensive amount of time working in New Zealand after two earthquakes struck Christchurch in 2011. His forensic experience includes investigations into roof and stage collapses, roof deflations and façade defects.

Alteration & Renovation Work
Among his more notable renovation and adaptive reuse projects are the overclad of an existing high-rise office building, design of a residential tower on an existing parking structure and the renovation of a 1920s office building to accommodate residential units and parking.

Outside of Work
Kevin equally enjoys spending time in or out-of-doors, whether it is biking, reading or taking pleasure in nature, especially the Ozark Mountains in Arkansas.

Expertise
• Structural engineering
• Adaptive reuse of structures
• Emergency response
• Forensic investigation
• Litigation support