James Dudt, PE, LEED AP BD+C
James Dudt, PE, LEED AP BD+C
Principal, Director of Pittsburgh Operations

James Dudt leads Karpinski Engineering’s Pittsburgh office. His experience encompasses high-performing buildings, LEED projects, and fast-track delivery methods.

James is passionate about creating places that have a positive impact on people’s lives. He has contributed to landmark projects, as well as healthcare and higher education projects.  

James believes that good engineering design requires both technical expertise and careful listening. He wants to understand a client’s priorities and goals for their space, so that the engineering design meets their functional and operational needs. He also wants to understand the architect’s intent, so that the engineering design can complement it.

James is a graduate of Grove City College and a member of ASHRAE.

Past Events

  • Build Pittsburgh 2019 | Design-Build Project Delivery in the Local Vertical Market | Panelist
  • West Virginia Society for Healthcare Engineering Fall 2016 | Not Your Father’s MOB: Delivering Compliant Outpatient Facilities for Today’s Healthcare Environment
  • KAPPA (Keystone Chapter of APPA) Fall Meeting 2015 | Polyphasic Sleeping: Multi-Year Residence Hall Renovations | Co-Presenter