Jim Weeks has more than three decades of diverse management and engineering experience. He specializes in the design and analysis of structures subjected to dynamic loads and is experienced in linear and nonlinear finite element analysis. Jim has extensive experience supporting clients in the defense, petrochemical and nuclear fields, providing technical services to identify and mitigate the effects of extreme loading events. He has performed analysis and design for blast and fragment loads, and nuclear-related natural phenomena hazards. Jim is well-versed in U.S. Department of Defense and North Atlantic Treaty Organization explosive safety requirements, as well as U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission and U.S. Department of Energy nuclear facility design requirements. He currently serves as program manager for a three-company joint venture that has has been providing multi-discipline design and analysis services to the Los Alamos National Laboratory in New Mexico. Jim is a retired lieutenant colonel in the U.S. Army, with expertise in threat analyses and defense planning.
M.S., Civil Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin
B.S., Applied Mathematics, United States Military Academy at West Point
Jim enjoys working with interesting people to solve challenging problems.