ECS Announces Thomas Blackwell Promoted to Charleston Branch Manager

Thomas Blackwell, PE

Thomas Blackwell, PE

Engineering Consulting Services (ECS) is proud to announce Thomas Blackwell, PE as the Branch Manager for the Charleston office. In his new role, Mr. Blackwell is responsible for the financial management, training, business development and quality of service for ECS Charleston’s branch which provides geotechnical engineering and design services, construction materials testing, special inspections, environmental services and facility services.

Mr. Blackwell has been involved with a diverse range of geotechnical and construction services projects throughout South Carolina and Charleston County. He has performed project management and engineering for both geotechnical and construction materials testing projects ranging from small residential construction to bridge, roadway and mid-rise construction. Mr. Blackwell earned his Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Clemson University.


ECS is an employee-owned engineering consulting firm with more than 1,700 employees providing geotechnical, construction materials, environmental and facilities consulting services. ECS has grown to over 65 locations and five subsidiaries spread across the Mid-Atlantic, Midwest, Southeast and Southwest. The firm is ranked #72 in Engineering News Record’s (ENR) Top 500 Design Firms (April 2019) and #159 Engineering News Record’s (ENR) Top 200 Environmental Firms (August 2019). For additional information about the ECS Group of Companies please visit: