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D. Michael Dowdall

P.E. Senior Vice President


Michael Dowdall has more than three decades of experience in mechanical design and forensics. He specializes in complex facilities such as data centers and mission-critical facilities, as well as cleanrooms that require precision control of temperature and humidity. In addition to his knowledge of design and construction, Mike is experienced with forensic investigations and expert witness testimony, primarily for HVAC equipment failures and installation issues. He is also skilled at commissioning and life cycle cost analysis.


B.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Kansas

One of Mike’s early property loss consulting projects at Thornton Tomasetti involved ongoing damage assessment related to Hurricane Sandy.