Managing Partner
Field Operations Manager


Various Code-Related Courses, Fresno City College, Fresno, California
High School Graduate, Clovis West High School, Clovis, California


ACI Concrete Field Testing Technician Grade I
Nuclear Density/Moisture Gauge Operator
ICC Structural Masonry Special Inspector
ICC Reinforced Concrete Special Inspector
40-Hour HAZWOPER Training (29 CFR 1910.120)
OSHA-10 Hour Occupational Safety and Health Administration
Radiation Safety Officer

Mr. Wright co-founded Salem Engineering Group, Inc. with Mr. Salem in 2003. Mr. Wright coordinates and administersaci-logo the Salem Engineering Group, Inc.'s nuclear safety program for field operations. He manages and directs the field operations for special inspections and testing for various aspects of the construction inspection & material testing department. Mr. Wright serves as the license holder for Salem Engineering Group, Inc.'s California Well Driller license and provides supervision and oversight of field drilling activities. David worked as a journeyman finisher in the concrete trade for 10 years before venturing into the construction inspection & material testing services field. He has been involved in various components of civil engineering and public works inspections since 1988 when he began his career as a Special Inspector with a local engineering iccfirm. Mr. Wright is a highly qualified field supervisor, holding certifications from American Concrete Institute, International Code Council, as well as providing direct supervision of all field operations for Salem Engineering Group, Inc. David has worked on high profile developments and remediation sites in the Central Valley, including the Palm Bluffs commercial/retail center, a large Superfund Cleanup Site in Selma, the West Fresno Marketplace Shopping Center, the expansion of Fresno State Football Stadium, the Rio Vista Middle School campus, and various other state wide projects.

Mr. Wright takes a keen interest in training and mentoring junior field technicians and inspectors, while being a valuable resource for office, administrative, laboratory, and engineering staff.