D. Gordon Ball, P.E.

Senior Principal

Mr. Ball has been employed with MBA Engineers, Inc. since 1981. In 1995, he was named an Associate with the firm, and in 1998 he became a Principal. He has been involved in the design of various types of structures, including health care facilities, educational facilities, condominiums, churches, airport facilities and helistops, bridges and industrial facilities. He has performed numerous forensic studies on existing structures and authored a radio relay tower maintenance manual for BellSouth Telecommunications. He is experienced in the design of cast-in-place concrete, post tensioned concrete, precast concrete, structural steel, masonry and timber.


Auburn University, Bachelor of Civil Engineering, 1981


Alabama (#15760), Arkansas, Louisiana, Kentucky, Mississippi, New Mexico, North Carolina, South Carolina, and National Council of Engineering Examiners

Professional/Civic Affiliations:

American Society of Civil Engineers
Structural Engineers Association of Alabama
American Institute of Steel Construction
Irondale Industrial Development Board (past member)
Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute.