Robert J. Gilbert, DBIA
Bob Gilbert is an esteemed design-build professional with more than three decades of practiced engineering and construction experience. His successful delivery of large-scale water and wastewater projects for clients like The Solid Waste Authority of Palm Beach County, Florida, has helped serve as a model of sustainability for renewable energy facilities around the world. And as a member of professional organizations like the Construction Management Association of America and the American Society of Civil Engineers, Bob is dedicated to advancing construction engineering and raising the bar on infrastructure and environmental stewardship.
What’s your favorite part of your job? Mentoring the future leaders of our company.
Why CDM Smith? I was approached by Paul Shea, the past president of CDM Constructors Inc, to join the firm and I jumped at the opportunity. CDM Smith’s impeccable reputation as an innovator in the water/wastewater and design build industries left me no doubt that I wanted to work for the firm.
What are your 3 non-work passions? Church, family and golf.
What’s your personal motto? Work hard, keep your nose to the grindstone and you will be rewarded.