Robert P. Schaffer, PE

Robert P. Schaffer, PE

Structural Knowledge Center Leader




Penn State University - B.S. Architectural Engineering


Structural Engineering



Robert is the Knowledge Center Leader for the Structures Group and is in charge of projects in all of our locations. In his position, he oversees the organization and development of the structural team, manages the QA/QC program, and uses his industry knowledge to train his staff to become forward thinking, problem solving leaders. His impeccable attention to detail, carefully thought out planning and coordinating with the architect or designer, and complex problem-solving skills are respected by clients and a testament to the continued growth of the group. Rob’s core market focus is in the corporate, healthcare, adaptive-reuse and special projects.  

Robert has shared his expertise with the design community through AIA Accredited Seminars and Halfmoon Education seminars for licensed professionals.  He is also a member of the Delaware Valley Association of Structural Engineers.  In 2012, he was honored as one of the top 40 Under 40 Engineers by Consulting Specifying Engineer Magazine.  

What do you enjoy doing outside of the office?
Spending time with my 3 daughters through dance, Girl Scouts, camping, hiking and kayaking.

Name an item on your bucket list.
Take a cross country motorcycle tour!