Khalid T. Al-Hamdouni

photo of Khalid T. Al-Hamdouni
Khalid T. Al-Hamdouni, P.E.Professor of Construction Management

Contact Information

(401) 254-3012kal-hamdouni@rwu.eduSE 101

Areas of Expertise

Structures, Geo-technical Engineering, Transportation Engineering, Surveying


Diploma, Architectural Engineering, University of Baghdad B.S. & M.S. University of Rhode Island


  • Master of Science, University of Rhode Island, Major: Civil Engineering, Specialization: Geotechnical and Structural Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science, University of Rhode Island, Major: Civil Engineering 
  • Diploma, University of Baghdad, Iraq, Major: Architecture and Building Construction


  • Consultant - Private Practice – Concentrating on the design and the resolution of engineering issues of commercial, residential, and business facilities.
  • Delta Engineers, Inc.: Principal: Civil/Environmental/Geotechnical Engineering Group
  • Northeast Development Engineers: Vice President and Senior Structural Engineer
  • Leonard Mandell & Associates: Project Engineer
  • C.E. Maguire & Associates: Project Engineer
  • Waterman Engineering Company: Project Engineer
  • RWU Faculty Member, Coordinator


  • Registered Professional Engineer: State of Rhode Island
  • Leadership Award – 1996, 1997, 1998: The Associated Schools of Construction
  • Excellence in Teaching Award – Nominated three times
  • Member of Sigma Lambda Chi
  • Member of The Association of General Contractors (AGC); Rhode Island Section
  • Lectured in the School of Architecture & Civil Engineering at the University of Almostancerya and University of Baghdad, Iraq
  • Guest Speaker at the Iraq Architectural Society

Significant Projects

  • Traveled throughout the Middle East and Europe to research and prepare slide study of city planning techniques
  • Lead project engineer on studies, analysis and design of structural steel, reinforced concrete, soil mechanics and foundations, road and traffic engineering, field inspection, and coastal structural design.
  • Responsible for design of: Solid Waste Treatment Facility; Lipman Poultry, Augusta, ME Air Conditioning System; Dunkin Donuts.
  • Involved in all phases of design involving highways, bridges, sanitary projects, soil and foundation analysis

Publications / Reviews / Presentations

  • Reviewer
    • Construction Principles, Materials & Methods
    • Hydrology & Hydraulic Systems
  • Guest Speaker at the International Masonry Institute
  • Guest Speaker at the Council for International Visitors
  • Guest Speaker at the East Bay Peace Gathering
  • ACBM/PCA Faculty Enhancement Workshop at the University of Colorado – Fundamentals of Concrete Technology
  • Presented/taught 33 different Engineering, Construction and Architecture courses over course of career