Timothy L. Germain, PE
Mr. Timothy Germain is a Managing Partner at NFE with over 25 years of civil engineering experience in municipal consulting and private land development projects. Tim joined NFE in 1992 and has held the positions of project manager, vice president and principal. In 2015, he was promoted to Managing Partner and Executive Committee member, overseeing the firm’s practice, management and daily operations with two other managing partners.
Tim’s expertise includes planning, design, project management, construction engineering and construction administration. He is an effective manager who leads through example, and his common sense approach to design and project management provides his clients with sound engineering solutions, delivered on time and within budget. Much of his work is repeat business due to his and his team’s dedication, effort and customer service.
Together with his team, Tim has designed and managed a wide range of municipal public works projects and MDOT/FHWA highway projects exceeding $125 million in value. In addition, he has designed and managed numerous private land development projects exceeding $600 million in value. Lastly, Tim serves both the City of Madison Heights and the City of Huntington Woods in the capacity of consulting city engineer.
Tim holds a Master of Science degree in civil engineering with an emphasis in construction management and a Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering both from Michigan Technological University. He is a registered Professional Engineer in the states of Michigan and Ohio.