Decades of experience count when it is your home or business investment. That is why Vince Meurlott is one of the most called upon Commercial and Residental real estate engineering inspectors for interior Alaska.
Vince P. Meurlott
596 Arvita Court, Fairbanks, Alaska 99712 (907) 378-4663
B.S. in Construction Engineering Management, Oregon State University 1977-1981
Registered State of Alaska Civil Engineer
Building, Electrical, Fire, Plumbing & Mechanical Inspector (Commercial and Residential)
Certified Plans Examiner by International Conference of Building Officials (Commercial)
Obtained above certifications in 1980s and maintained them until 2007.
Maintain certification as a Combination Dwelling Inspector by International Code Conference
Meurlott Consulting Inc. 1990 –2004 Part-time, 2004-Present full-time Principal engineer
Present: Plans examiner, Inspector for the City of North Pole. (Commercial and Residential)
Structural engineering and plan review. Inspection of existing and new buildings at all stages of
construction to ascertain code compliance or safe/sound/sanitary conditions. (Commercial and
Residential) Work for buyers, sellers, insurance/financial institutions and realtors. Consultant and
Expert Witness regarding: building, electrical, fire, mechanical, plumbing and accessibility codes.
Built and remodeled several homes, duplexes, townhouses in Fairbanks for sale and rent.
Manage and maintain my rental properties in Fairbanks.
City of Fairbanks Building Department Inspector & Plans Examiner
Fairbanks, Alaska 1984 to 2004
Inspect commercial and residential structures for code compliance from soils through final.
Structural and life safety plan review (primarily residential and light commercial). Provide
direction to architect, engineer, contractors and owner. Structural analysis, accurate and rapid
reading of plans/specifications. Required diplomacy and decisions in compressed time frames.
Rogers & Babler Project Engineer Commercial Construction
Fairbanks, Alaska May 1983 – April 1984
Contract admin. In charge of shop drawing review and submittals to architects and engineers.
Assisted in field modifications, subcontractor coordination, labor supervision. Construction of
Shop/ Laboratory Usibelli Coal Mine North Pole High School. 21 million dollar budget.
TCI Limited Project Engineer Commercial Construction
Fairbanks and Healy Alaska June 1982 – May 1983
Contract administration. Responsible for pay estimates to owners, submittals to architect/engineers,
shop drawing review, estimating, some labor supervision (union and non union), handle grievances,
management of subcontractors and camp to house tradesmen, cost/benefit analysis. Worked with
architect on design-build of multiuse shop/office, laboratory complex at Usibelli Coal Mine.
Hoffman Construction Company Estimator Commercial Construction
Portland, Oregon September 1981 – May 1982
Estimating for large commercial structures, structural and architectural components.
Arctic Slope Regional Corp.: Carpenter/Electrician: Barrow/North slope villages. 1975-1976
Green and White: Grading/Concrete paving of road/gutter/sidewalks laser machine. Summer 1980
City of Corvallis: Civil Engineering Technician, Construction Inspector. Summers 1977-79
Residential Construction: Carpentry, roofing. Weekends/summers during grade/high school.
Interests: Lead construction teams to third-world countries for assistance and disaster relief.
Mentoring youth, Cooking, Ultimate Frisbee, Table Tennis, Salsa Dancing, Scuba, and Grandchildren
a more friendly quality.