Brian strives to achieve the highest level of client satisfaction while optimizing building performance through innovative solutions.
With a mechanical engineering background, Brian provides general engineering services in support of his clients’ high performance building projects. This support includes technical assessment and validation of energy and water efficiency, indoor air quality and building automation strategies and systems; design review for mechanical engineering related requirements for LEED certification of new construction projects; and ASHRAE Level I and II audits for existing buildings. Brian also supports Paladino’s commissioning work through the performance of fundamental and enhanced commissioning tasks.
Prior to joining Paladino, Brian was a project manager at Shapiro & Duncan, Inc., a company ranked by the Washington Business Journal in 2012 as the region’s no. 1 mechanical contractor by revenue. There, he served as project manager of the Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project (also known as the “Silver Line”), and played a key role in the Northern VA Forensic Laboratory, awarded the Mechanical Project of the Year in 2008 by Associated Builders and Contractors – Washington Metro Chapter.