Jim Bragdon

Senior Structural Engineer

Jim Bragdon, PE

Mr. Bragdon has been with Chad Stewart & Associates, Inc. (CSA Engineering) since March 2014. Mr. Bragdon has fourteen years of experience in the field of structural/civil engineering and construction. His experience includes the design of shallow and deep foundation systems for single and multi-story structures across the U.S. consisting of concrete, masonry, steel and light gage metal. Mr. Bragdon has also worked overseas in Qatar, Djibouti, and the Panama Canal. He has based design criteria on the International Building codes.


BSCE University of Memphis, 2006
MSCE university of Washington, 2013

Project Experience

  • FedEx Secondary 25 Facility – Memphis, TN

  • St. Jude Data Center – Memphis, TN

  • Tennessee Brewery – Memphis, TN

  • Thornwood Development – Germantown, TN

  • Cargill Truck to Barge Facility Office – West Memphis, AR

  • River City Church – Arlington, TN

  • Misc VA Projects – New Orleans, LA

  • Bob Richards Jewelers – Germantown, TN

  • Bunge Truss Replacement – Destrehan, LA

  • Massey Bridge – Memphis, TN

  • Fairway Four Office Building – Memphis, TN

  • Newly Weds Food Silo Foundation – Horn Lake, MS

  • IC Railroad Fixed Fuel Facility Upgrades – Fulton, KY

  • Amazeum – Memphis, TN

  • Impact Innovations – Memphis, TN

  • Home2 Suites – Tuscaloosa, AL

  • Shelby Farms Lookout Tower – Memphis, TN

  • Louisville Library Pedestrian Bridge – Louisville, KY

  • Water Treatment Plant – Troy, TN


  • Washington (License #49422)


  • Tennessee Structural Engineers Association - West Region