Nickie Ramm, M.S., P.E.

Senior Project Manager

Education


University of Texas, Austin
M.S. Architectural Engineering, 2011

University of Texas, Austin
B.S. Architectural Engineering, 2004

Registrations and Certifications


Professional Engineer in Texas

Areas of Expertise


Building Envelope Design Review
Project Management
Forensic Engineering (multiple areas)
Expert Witness
Stucco and EIFS Cladding
Building Performance and Diagnostic Field Testing
Building Rehabilitation - Condition Assessment and Preparation of Repair Documents

Biography


Nickie joined Pie Consulting & Engineering in 2014 and was promoted to Senior Project Manager in 2015. She specializes in performing condition assessments, and providing recommendations and plans of repair. Nickie has extensive experience performing building envelope design peer reviews and construction monitoring services, including water testing and inspection for general conformance with contract documents and building code requirements. She is involved in field performance testing and diagnostic evaluations of fenestrations, curtain walls, claddings, and whole building air barrier testing.

Prior to joining Pie, Nickie served as a Senior Engineer for a building envelope consultant in various capacities providing services to a variety of clients, including building owners, property managers, general contractors, designers, attorneys, and insurance companies.

In addition, Nickie has been published in Construction Specifier and The Structural Engineer. She is a member of Structural Engineers Association of Texas and the Building Enclosure Council. She has also served as a presenter for RCI, Incorporated, BEC and has served as a guest speaker for the University of Texas School of Architecture.