Joshua Buckholt, PE, SE
Senior Associate

Josh Buckholt joined CSD in 2008. He was promoted to Associate in 2014 and Senior Associate in 2018. Josh has worked primarily on technical documents for AISC and AISI, rack supported buildings, automotive industrial buildings, and steel mill ductwork.

His recent publications include: “AISI Cold-Formed Steel Design Manual Updated” Structure Magazine, 2015, and “The 2013 AISI Cold Formed Steel Design Manual” Twenty-Second International Specialty Conference on Cold-Formed Steel Structures, 2014. Additionally, he presented “Are the Results of my First or Second-Order Analysis Correct? Is it me or the Software?” at the North American Steel Construction Conference (NASCC) in 2015.

Josh enjoys hiking, camping, canoing, fishing, and running.


B.S. Architectural Engineering (Structural Specialty, Mathematics Minor) – Milwaukee School of Engineering, 2008
M.S. Structural Engineering – Milwaukee School of Engineering, 2008

Professional Registration

Illinois (SE)

Organization Involvement

American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) Member
AISI Committee on Specifications, Member
AISI Subcommittee on Member Design, Vice-Chair