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Gerald Caspary


Dean Gerald J. Caspary, a 1943 civil engineering graduate of Michigan Tech, was Dean of Michigan Tech's School of Applied Technology and a Professor of Civil Engineering. Jerry was a faculty member in the Department of Civil Engineering from 1946 until 1965. He was made Head of the Department of Applied Technology in 1969 and became the first Dean of the School of Technology in 1975 - a position he held until he retired . . .

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Thomas Valent


Mr. Thomas Valent is President of Gerace Design Group, and Executive Vice-President of Gerace Construction Company, Inc. in Midland Michigan. He served as 1st Lieutenant in the U.S. Army Combat Corp. of Engineers from 1971-1973. Mr. Valent joined Gerace Construction Company as a Civil Construction Engineer after completing his Baccalaureate degree in Civil Engineering in 1973. Over the years he has supervised a wide-range . . .

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Rob Petroelje


Mr. Rob Petroelje is the founder and CEO of V3 Companies. He completed his baccalaureate degree in civil engineering at Michigan Tech and is a Registered Professional Engineer in a number of states. Following his graduation in 1974, Mr. Petroelje was employed by HNTB Corporation as a highway engineer on several interstate highway projects. In 1976, he joined McDonough Associates as a project engineer on the Chicago Tunnel . . .