Founded in Houston in 1976, and with offices in Reston, Virginia and Austin, Texas, Haynes Whaley Associates focuses solely on structural engineering services for a broad range of commercial, public, and institutional projects. The firm works nationally as well as internationally, with projects in 40 states, the District of Columbia, Africa, Caribbean, Malaysia, and Singapore.
Focused solely on structural engineering, our primary objective is to accomplish the design goals while maintaining the project budget and schedule requirements. We support this mission by upholding a spirit of collaboration among all team members throughout the design and construction process.
The people of Haynes Whaley are energetic, technically-focused, straightforward, and responsive. Each of these qualities strengthens the firm and fosters innovative, constructible, and cost-efficient structural designs.
Haynes Whaley Associates is incorporated in the state of Texas. Principals of the firm are licensed to operate in 43 locations. Ownership is by 11 shareholders, all active in the day-to-day operations of the company:
Larry E. Whaley, P.E. - President & CEO
Mark A. Thompson, P.E., LEED AP - Executive Vice President
John D. Rohrer, P.E. - Executive Vice President
Robert R. Tyler, P.E. - Chief Operating Officer
Wally B. Ford, P.E., LEED AP - Executive Vice President
Ronald Y. Chen, P.E. - Vice President
Frank Ah-Loy Lo, P.E. - Vice President
D. Craig Myers, P.E., LEED AP - Vice President
Thomas P. Heffernan, P.E., LEED AP - Vice President
K. Mark Merryman, P.E., LEED AP - Vice President