Rick Froberg is the Building Technology Division Manager for American Engineering Testing (AET). Rick began working at AET this past June. He is responsible for managing the company’s building technology testing services and also for developing and expanding AET’s building envelope services. Expanded services will include building envelope design, consultation, and construction administration services. Before joining AET, he oversaw building envelope services at Miller Dunwiddie.
Rick received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Architecture from the University of Minnesota. He is a registered Architect in WI, SD, CO, and AZ. He is also a Registered Roof Consultant and LEED certified professional. Rick resides in Forest Lake, Minnesota with his wife and 2 Australian Shepherds. His 4 kids have all flown the coop and he is expecting his first grandchild in April.
Rick has 30 years of building envelope experience and has worked with a wide assortment of clients over those years including the University of Minnesota, Minnesota State, State of Minnesota, Hennepin County, IBM, and numerous Architecture Firms.
AET has approximately 300 employees and 18 offices throughout the Midwest and Florida. Services provided include Building Forensics, Building Envelope Design and Consulting, Construction Material Testing, Environmental, Geotechnical, Nondestructive Testing, Pavements, Petrography.
Rick looks forward to being a CSI member and figures its overdue. He fondly remembers taking and passing the CDT test in the early 90’s.