Jim Scoles receives new promotion at Morrison-Maierle
Morrison-Maierle is pleased to announce the promotion of Jim Scoles as its new Transportation Market Group Leader. In his new role, Jim will be responsible for all transportation projects that includes design of interstates, roads, bridges, and all other modes of transportation infrastructure.
As Morrison-Maierle’s leader of the bridge discipline in the Transportation Market Group, Jim has been with the company since 2001. He and his team recently received the 2019 Montana American Council of Engineering Company’s Engineering Excellence Award for their Cabinet Gorge Bridge project in northwestern Montana.
Some of Morrison-Maierle’s other Transportation Market Group projects include the I-90 Bonner Bridges, Madison Street Bridge, and Toston Structures in Montana; the North Sheridan Interchange, Natrona County Road, Summit Interchange Rehab, and Gros Ventre River Bridge in Wyoming; and the Swinging Bridge and North Fork Blackfoot Trail Bridges for the U.S. Forest Service.
Jim is a 1995 graduate of Montana State University in civil engineering and earned his master’s a year later from the same institution. He is a registered professional engineer (PE) in Montana, Wyoming, Arizona, California, and Idaho and a registered structural engineer (SE) in Utah. As a Senior Structural Design Engineer and Project Manager, Jim is an expert in the design of steel and concrete bridges, structural analysis, bridge rehabilitation, structural inspection, bridge seismic retrofitting and many other transportation and hydraulic structures.
Founded in 1945, Morrison-Maierle has 12 offices throughout Montana, Wyoming, Washington, and Arizona.