T. Baker Smith welcomes Jules Toups Jr. and Robert Escher to their growing team of experts.
T. Baker Smith has hired Jules Toups Jr. as its Lead Professional-Survey for the business’s Covington and Metairie offices.
Toups is a graduate of Nicholls with a degree in Civil Engineering Technology. He has 30 years of experience providing surveying expertise for many market sectors.
Toups’ past experience ranges from owning his own firm to being a district surveyor with LA DOTD. That gives him extensive experience in land development and public works projects.
T. Baker Smith has hired Robert Escher as a Senior Project Manager.
Escher, who is licensed in both Mississippi and Louisiana, has earned his degree in civil engineering from UNO and he brings 30 years of consulting experience in the Gulf Coast to the local company.
Escher’s civil design work includes water supply/distribution system modeling and design, sanitary sewer collection/transmission systems, sewage lift stations, road construction and other features that are associated with harbor/marina construction.
Escher lands in his new position with expertise in the municipal public works sector. He has also functioned as City Engineer for public clients and has represented local municipalities throughout southwest Mississippi as a liaison in dealings with FEMA/MEMA following disaster events and the following restoration projects.•