Gary Bowles worked at Utah Power & Light nearly 20 years in Transmission, Civil and Power Plant areas.
In 1990 he entered the consulting world with SSR Engineers, then joined Electrical Consultants Inc. where he continues to work today.
He became involved with ASCE Committees in 1980, serving on the original “Guidelines for Transmission Structural Loading, 1984. Subsequently, he served on committees that developed Manual of Practice #72 “Design of Steel Transmission Pole Structures”, 1990; Manual of Practice #74 “Guidelines for Electrical Transmission Line Structural Loading”, 1991; Manual of Practice #111 “Reliability-Based Design of Utility Pole Structures”, 2006. He served on the ASCE Standard committee for “Design of Steel Transmission Pole Structures” ASCE/SEI 48-05 & 48-11, and the steering Committee for the Electrical Transmission and Substation Structures Conferences held in 2002, 2006, 2009 and 2012. He has authored or coauthored several papers that have been presented at ASCE conferences over the years.
P.E., S.E., F.SEI, M.ASCE
SEI Fellow Since 2012