Building Drops Names Project Manager to Oversee Engineering Department

Window & Door
February 4, 2014

Building Drops Inc., an engineering consulting company with a focus on residential and commercial fenestration, announced the promotion of Matthew Spahr to Project Manager. Spahr started out as an intern with the Building Drops team in 2009.

“I have seen how Matt has grown from an intern from the University of Central Florida into a vital member of our business,” says Hermes F. Norero, president and founder of Building Drops. "While continuing to grow within the company, Matt is also preparing to take the Florida P.E. examination within the next year. I encourage Matt to continue in this path as he is an integral part of our team."

Spahr currently oversees the engineering department, providing engineering and drafting support for product approval submittals to the State of Florida, Texas Department of Insurance, and Miami-Dade County. He manages projects ranging from full product development processes to shop drawings and engineering for building envelope systems. Spahr’s experience with building departments and the product certification and testing processes has carried over to his ability to create, review and manage submittals for high profile projects, according to officials.

Spahr has managed a variety of projects, from historical renovations in the Northeast United States to projects in South Florida's High Velocity Hurricane Zones. Spahr works closely with manufacturers, contractors and architects to develop creative solutions for achieving the architect's vision, according to officials.