FDOT: State Materials Office - Structural Materials Contacts

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State Materials Office

State Materials Office / Staff Directory / Structural Materials

Structural Materials Primary Contacts

FDOT: State Materials Office

Unit Manager


Patrick Upshaw

State Structural Materials Engineer

Telephone: 352-955-6686

Fax: 850-412-8374

Chemistry Laboratory


Awilda Merced-Fernandez

Chemical Operations Manager

Telephone: 352-955-6654

Fax: 850-412-8366


Corrosion and Materials Durability


Ivan Lasa, B.S.C.E.

Steel Materials Administrator

Telephone: 352-955-2901

Fax: 850-412-8362

Materials Evaluation and Research


Jose Armenteros

Concrete Materials Engineer

Telephone: 352-955-6666

Fax: 850-412-8352