Tajudeen A. Bakare, PE

Lead Bridge Engineer

Mr. Bakare, a Department Senior Project and Quality Manager, has more than 25 years experience involving highway bridge structures and transportation projects including consulting engineering, structural design, construction document preparation, client management, business development and project management. 

His diversity of project management experience and project assignments has given him the opportunity to lead, oversee, and participate on multidisciplined teams for transportation design projects.  His responsibilities have included project delivery, operations, business development, balancing workload and staff, quality reviewing, and value engineering.  His experience includes design of new as well as rehabilitation/retrofit type projects and the design/improvements to major urban expressways, heavy rail lines and transportation related structures using several AASHTO LRFD specifications, bridge and highway design computer programs and software.  Mr. Bakare has extensive ODOT experience with Districts 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12.