gerald ROY spencer, P.E.




Gerald Spencer, P.E. has more than 50 years experience serving as the Engineer of Record responsible for the design and construction of the MEP portions of more than 1300 building construction projects since 1968 including more than 30 years of preparing forensic engineering reports. Gerald Spencer, P.E. has also been providing licensed professional engineering expert opinion and testimony concerning HVAC, electrical, plumbing, cryogenics, ventilation, construction contract compliance, construction cost  estimating, construction contract acquisition, construction contract administration, and other construction matters for attorneys with  since 2001.



plumbing ENGINEERING


Gerald R. Spencer, PE is the Engineer of Record (EOR) responsible for the design and the construction of the plumbing systems in more than 1,300 construction projects over the past 48 years. Gerald R. Spencer, PE is experienced in the design and construction of all types of plumbing systems such as high rise domestic cold and hot water pressurization, fire standpipes, fire sprinklers, domestic hot water generation by heat of compression reclaim, medical gas distribution systems, laboratory services, sewage treatment, water wells, domestic water systems, storm sewer systems, sanitary sewer systems, natural gas distribution systems, backflow prevention systems, gray water systems and FMC & Halon fire protection systems. These projects have been located in Arctic, Desert, Coastal, Earthquake, and Hurricane areas. 

1. PLUMBING REVIEW BOARD:
Gerald Spencer, P.E. has served 46 years on the City of Houston Plumbing Review Board. He is currently the chairman of that board. Gerald Spencer has been re-appointed by each Mayor since 1970 when he was initially appointed by the then Mayor Louie Welch. Each subsequent City Mayor has replaced every appointed member of the board except for Gerald Spencer.

2. HIGH RISE PLUMBING SYSTEMS: Gerald R. Spencer, PE is the EOR for plumbing systems for facilities up to 19 floors in height

2.1. HOLIDAY INN PARK 10 - 19 FLOOR - 350 ROOMS - HOUSTON, TEXAS - This 

2.2. L'HOTEL SOFITEL - 8 FLOORS - 375 ROOMS - HOUSTON, TEXAS - This is a is a high rise hotel with restaurants, meeting rooms, indoor swimming pool, laundry and kitchen.high rise hotel with three separate restaurants, meeting rooms, indoor swimming pool. laundry and two kitchens.

2.3. ALBERT PICK HOTEL 250 ROOMS - 10 FLOORS MEMPHIS, TENNESSEE - 2.4. SOUTH TEXAS COLLEGE OF LAW 11 FLOOR TOWER ADDITION - HOUSTON, TX - Designed mechanical, electrical and plumbing for 11 story office and classroom tower with auditorium addition. Top three floors house the state civil appeals courts.

2.5. HOUSTON AREA TEACHERS CREDIT UNION - 8 Story 160,000 sf - 

2.6. PARAGON CENTER OFFICE - TAMPA, FLORIDA - 9 story - 180,000 sf plus 

2.7. MARATHON OIL OFFICE - HOUSTON, TEXAS - 8 Story - 160,000 sf plus 

3. INDUSTRIAL PIPING:
Gerald R. Spencer, PE has experience as the Engineer of Record responsible for the design and the construction of industrial piping systems and with steam and process distribution piping design in refineries and central HVAC power plants. Gerald R. Spencer, PE has designed chilled water for systems as large as 12,000 tons with
condenser water systems as large as 12,000 tons and turbine driven steam piping for system pressures as high as 400 psis.

4. DIESEL FUEL STORAGE FACILITIES: Gerald R. Spencer, PE is the EOR for the design of 22 separate diesel fuel storage systems serving engine generator systems as follows:

NASA Building 32 - Life Safety Systems............................ 6,000 gallons
Bombay, India Consulate Building Compound.....................6,000 gallons
Westland Oil Corporation....................................................72,000 gallons
SWBT Sunset Dial Building ...............................................9,000 gallons
SWBT Greenspoint Dial Building .......................................2,500 gallons
FAA - DFW Control Tower & TRACON ........................ 24,000 gallons
Beeville Memorial Hospital .............................................. 24,000 gallons
Harris County Juvenile Detention Center ..........................12,000 gallons
South Texas College of Law .............................................. 4,500 gallons
SWBT Ashland Toll Building .......................................... 12,000 gallons
SWBT Cleveland 592 Dial Building ...................................4,500 gallons
SWBT Capitol Fairfax 222 Downtown............................. 12,000 gallons
L’Hotel Sofitel.. ...................................................................6,000 gallons
Holiday Inn Park 10..............................................................4,500 gallons
SWBT 458 Dial Building ....................................................4,500 gallons
Exxon EPRC Standby Fuel System ..................................24,000 gallons
SWBT Witte Road Info Center ........................................... 1,200 gallons
SWBT Deer Park 479 Dial Building ...................................1,200 gallons
SWBT 472 Pasadena Dial Building ....................................9,000 gallons
Marathon Oil .......................................................................4,500 gallons
NASA Building 32J - Mist Program................................. 12,000 gallons
Bellaire Police Department & EOC ....................................6,000 gallons
City of Houston Fire Station No. 56 ......................................500 gallons