Stephen Pitaniello is a Managing Director with Navigant’s Global Construction Practice and a registered professional engineer with more than 23 years of diverse construction and engineering experience.
His broad range of construction experience includes construction management, engineering design, estimating, contract administration and construction inspection in both the public and private sector. Throughout his career he has acquired solid project management skills by directly managing construction projects and teams of junior engineers and tradesmen. As a consultant, Mr. Pitaniello’s experience includes Critical Path Method (CPM) schedule development and analysis, owner’s representation services and project controls development.
His experience also includes the preparation and analysis of various complex delay, acceleration, loss of productivity and professional liability (E&O) claims. He has been retained by owners, design professionals, contractors, subcontractors and their counsel and regularly provides services to include schedule delay analyses, damage analyses, productivity analyses, disputed extra work reviews, technical issue analysis, litigation support and expert testimony on a variety of complex construction projects. Mr. Pitaniello has performed these services on various projects to include airports, bridges, highways, correctional facilities, hospitals, power plants, railroad projects, retail, schools, universities, utility projects and sports complexes. Mr. Pitaniello has provided expert testimony in mediation, arbitration and depositions.