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Meet Sid!

February 25, 2020

Meet Sid! Sid is a Structural Technician in our Minneapolis office. Sid is responsible for providing technical support to Structural Engineers. He specializes in the preparation of drawings for the construction and restoration of steel, masonry, concrete, and timber structures.

Mr. Burgdorf plans, organizes, and develops drawings for construction. He coordinates architectural details, plans, and dimensions. He is responsible for resolving problems with architectural details with structural engineer interaction as needed.

What do you like most about your job?

Knowing the work I am a part of, no matter how minor, has purpose, significance and will last.

What is your role and what do you do?

I am a Structural Engineering Technician, aka Drafter.  I use BIM software to create models and construction documents.

If you could be a superhero, what would you want your superpowers to be?  

Telekinesis, very useful.

What is your favorite movie?

This is a loaded question, the answer always seems to be in flux between a select few, though I enjoy so many.   I would have to say Terry Gilliam’s ‘Brazil’.

What is the one food you can’t live without?

Just one?  Then Pho, no-brainer, food for the soul.