Vinay K. Polepalli, PE, PMP

Southern Indiana Area Manager

EXPERTISE: Transportation, Wastewater

Mr. Polepalli is the Southern Indiana Area Manager for Clark Dietz. He holds a Master’s Degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Kentucky and an MBA from the University of Louisville. He is licensed as a Professional Engineer in several states and is certified as a Project Management Professional by the PMI institute. During his 26 years of experience, Vinay has served clients ranging from public agencies, municipal, and private entities to large consulting and construction firms. He has expertise in highway engineering, traffic engineering, wastewater (collections distribution), project controls (utilizing Primavera P6), design quality assurance, project management and business development. He was the founder and Principal of Global Solutions, LLC a civil engineering firm in Louisville, KY. Before joining Clark Dietz in January 2018, he successfully operated his business for 15 years.

In addition to working on numerous design-bid-build projects, Vinay has several years of mega design-build experience working on Ohio River Bridges Projects – Downtown Crossing (ORB – DTC) and P3 experience working on East End Crossing (ORB – EEC). He served as a Design Quality Assurance Manager on the ORB – DTC project and a Senior Project Scheduler on ORB-EEC, a P3 project. He presented on the topic of Design Quality Assurance at the 2017 Partnering Conference hosted by KYTC/FHWA/ACEC.

Outside of work, Vinay has accepted the invitation to serve on the Board of the Design-Build Institute of America, Ohio Valley Region. He keeps up with ever-changing technology and intends to contribute his expertise with empathy, providing safe and sound designs for his community.