Mark Mize, PE – Experiences

Mr. Mize opened Structural & Forensic Solutions in 2017 after spending 11 years in both the private sector and public sector in Knoxville, TN, Jacksonville, FL, and Nashville, TN. His design experience consists of single and multi-story structures including commercial office, retail, multi-family residential, mixed-use, industrial, institutional, medical, data storage, and infrastructure facilities constructed with structural steel, light gage metal, cast-in-place concrete, post-tensioned concrete, precast concrete, masonry, wood, and heavy timber. Mr. Mize is also an experienced forensic structural engineer who has performed investigations of existing facilities for failures, structural capacity analyses for new occupancy, due diligence investigations, and renovations and additions to existing structures.  His work has utilized the International (IBC), Standard (SBC), and several local Building Codes.


GM of Murfreesboro Display Cube – Murfreesboro, TN
Overlook at Lake Julian – Asheville, NC
Sharp Contracting Office Building – Alcoa, TN
Highwoods Plaza I Stair Infill – Nashville, TN
Springs Center – Atlanta, GA
Nashvegas – Nashville, TN
EdgeConneX – Nashville, TN

Educational Facilities:
Pittman Center Elementary Gym – Gatlinburg, TN
Roane State CC Gym – Harriman, TN
Grainger County High School – Grainger County, TN

Industrial Facilities:
Americold – Smyrna, TN
Marchall County Batch Plant – Lewisburg, TN
Ardagh Manufacturing – Roanoke, VA
Nutro Expansion – Lebanon, TN
Bridgestone L&M Curing Expansion – LaVergne, TN
TNT Zinc Oxide – Dickson, TN
Freudenberg Quality Lab Expansion – Freudenberg, KY
Sumiden Wire Design Development – Dayton, TX
Wonder Porcelain Tile Design Development – Lebanon, TN

Grace Baptist Church Renovation – Morristown, TN
Holy Trinity Catholic Church – Jefferson City, TN

ETSU Cardiology – Johnson City, TN
Hardin Valley Internal Medicine – Knoxville, TN
Vanderbilt University MRB III MRI Replacement – Nashville, TN
NHC Lexington – Lexington, SC
Vanderbilt PRB Cell Tower Modifications – Nashville, TN

MacLellan Building Renovation – Chattanooga, TN
First Tennessee Building Renovation – Chattanooga, TN
Melrose Apartments – Berry Hill, TN
Tim’s Ford Lake House – Winchester, TN
Imperial Gardens Apartments – Smyrna, TN
Kirkwood at the Melrose Apartments – Berry Hill, TN

Retail Facilities:
Binks Lodge – Franklin, TN
Coventry Crossing at Withers Preserve – Myrtle Beach, SC
The Shoppes on West Market – Knoxville, TN
Retail Shops at Paris – Paris, KY
Retail Shops at Emory Road – Knoxville, TN
Meridian Place Shops – Knoxville, TN

BNA Passenger Boarding Bridge Foundations – Nashville, TN
Vanderbilt Garages Inspections, Repairs, and Remediations (25th Ave, Crystal Terrace, South, East, West, Central) – Nashville, TN
Palmer Plaza Garage Stairwell Replacement – Nashville, TN
Miller Pump Station – Picayune Strand, FL
Canaveral Lock Guidewall – Canaveral Harbor, FL
S-65EX1 Spillway – Kissimmee River, FL

209 29th Avenue Investigation – Nashville, TN
Icon in the Gulch Investigations and Repairs – Nashville, TN
Viridian Tower Investigation and Repair – Nashville, TN
Melrose Theater Investigation – Nashville, TN
SteinMart Assessment and Repair – Franklin, TN
Bristol West End Stoop Repairs – Nashville, TN
PFG Collapse – Kendallville, IN
Lyons Ridge Apartments Investigation – Memphis, TN
CinePlanet 15 Investigation – Huntsville, AL
Vanderbilt Garages Inspections and Remediations (25th Ave, Crystal Terrace, South, East, West, Central) – Nashville, TN
Numerous Single-Family Residences

BSCE University of Tennessee – 2004
MSCE University of Memphis – 2006
MBA University of Florida – 2012


American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC), Middle Tennessee Structural Engineers Association (MTSEA), AIA Middle Tennessee Allied Member and Corporate Partner