Sven Möller studied Civil Engineering at the University of Stuttgart, where he also achieved a doctorate before receiving a grant from Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft to research civil and environmental engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). A numerics specialist, Sven Möller is in demand across the world for his expertise in assessing damage to tunnels, bridges and foundations. His major projects include evaluating the cause of damage in a bridge collapse in Abakan in Russia, numerical calculations in the expansion of the final repository at Konrad colliery, and construction supervision for the connection between Stuttgart Airport to the new Stuttgart-Ulm railway link.
What inspires you? Teamwork – shared responsibility, direct contact with company management, and working together across branches and subsidiaries.
In your opinion: What makes CDM Smith special? A company is always as special as the employees who come together for the common corporate goal. For me, the main reason for identifying with CDM Smith are the employees, colleagues and friends.
Which one of CDM Smith’s core values (excellence, initiative, shared commitment, integrity, and teamwork) do you identify with most and why? Teamwork – large projects, in particular, need activities to be worked through and resolved in teams due to their complexity. It wouldn’t be possible for a project manager to head a successful large-scale project without teamwork.
What does “listen. think. deliver.” mean to you? The trifecta for successful service: Understanding customers. Developing customer-specific product options. Providing the best customer solutions.