Dr. Carol Hayek

Civil Engineering

Personal Bio

Over 20 years of international experience in the Prestressing/Post-tensioning field: structural design, repair and strengthening, technical research & development, set up of processes, training programs, and establishment of new prestressing systems and equipment.

Education History

  • B.S. Civil Engineering, Saint Joseph University
  • M S Civil Engineering, Johns Hopkins University
  • MBA Business Administration, ESA Business School
  • Ph D Civil Engineering, Johns Hopkins University

Work Experience

Chief Technical Officer, CCL


González D., Hopper M., and Hayek C., “Banding Together to Reach Out Teamwork and post-tensioning result in 40 ft cantilevers in the Novartis Radiation Oncology Building”, ACI Concrete International Magazine, due to appear October 2017
Hayek C., Kang T, “Elongation Tolerance for Short Tendons in Post-Tensioned Building Structures”, ACI Structural Journal, Title No. 114-S64, July 2017
Hayek C., Muzanar R., “St Rafca Cathedral: Concave Beams Spanning 100ft Spans”, Post Tensioning Institute Journal, August 2014
Post Tensioning Institute PTI-DC20.9-11, “Guide for Design of Post-Tensioned Buildings, 2011” (contribution through the PTI building design committee work)
Hayek, C., Saleem, K., “Structural Efficiency from a Sustainability Perspective”, ”, Post Tensioning Institute Journal, December 2012
Hayek, C., Saleem, K., “A Project-based Comparison between Reinforced and Post-tensioned Structures from a Sustainability Perspective” fib conference proceedings, May 2011
Hayek, C., “Vertical Post Tensioning, The River House Project”, PTI conference proceedings, May 2010

Honors and Awards

  • PTI James R. Cagley Medal for Most Active Technical Committee Chair (2017)
  • PTI Kenneth Bondy Award for Most Meritorious Technical Paper (2014)
  • PTI Fellow Award (2013)
  • FM Global Directors Team Award (2006)
  • RMS Innovation Award (2006)
  • FM Global Forum Award (2005)

Professional Organizations

Post Tensioning Institute PTI
American Concrete Association ACI
International Federation of Concrete
Post Tensioning Institute PTI
American Concrete Association ACI
Johns Hopkins University