Peter Foster serves as Principal Engineer & Group Director of CTLGroup’s Structural & Transportation Laboratory. Mr. Foster leverages his technical expertise in structural behavior, instrumentation, load testing, product development and post-installed concrete anchors to deliver high-quality technical information to a wide array of clients. His responsibilities include management of projects within the laboratory and developing new areas of services within the laboratory including concrete anchorage components.
Additionally, Mr. Foster provides knowledge of nondestructive testing, analytical investigation, structural optimizations and physical testing of structural components and systems. Using prior experience in FEA modelling and total system modelling and testing, he has assisted in component refinements and improvements.
Mr. Foster’s recent (15+ years) focus has been centered in qualification programs for cast-in-place and post-installed concrete anchorage systems, building systems, and components. Adhering to applicable structural / physical testing specifications, such as ASTM, ICC, ETAG and ACI, he has performed qualification testing and evaluation programs for numerous products and systems.
M.S. in Civil Engineering (Structural Concentration), University of North Carolina – Charlotte, 2003
B.S. in Civil Engineering from, University of North Carolina – Charlotte, 2001
- Concrete Anchor Manufacturers Association (CAMA)
- American Concrete Institute (ACI)