BOSTON– Paul J. Tyrell, P.E., P.L.S., LEED AP, a civil engineer who is currently providing project management services for numerous high-profile transportation initiatives in the Boston area, has been promoted to vice president of STV.
Tyrell has been the Boston office’s chief civil engineer for two years. In his new role he will serve as deputy project manager for the $1 billion Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority’s (MBTA) Green Line Extension, which will extend light rail to underserved areas north of Boston via two new branches of the Green Line. STV is the lead designer for the design-build project.
Tyrell has more than 30 years of experience in project management, design, and construction management. He has prepared designs and overseen the construction of a wide variety of projects, including bridge, highway and railroad designs.
Tyrell earned his Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering Technology from Wentworth Institute of Technology. He is a member of the Boston Society of Civil Engineers Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) and the Massachusetts Association of Land Surveyors and Civil Engineers.
In addition, he is chairman of the Massachusetts Board of Registration of Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors and serves on the board of directors of the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying as the Northeast vice president.
Tyrell is a licensed engineer in Massachusetts, Maine, New York, Vermont, Connecticut, New Hampshire and Rhode Island.