Damon Thomas, P.E.

President, CTL | Thompson Materials Engineers, Inc. 

Email Damon: DThomas@ctlthompson.com

Location: Denver, Colorado



Damon Thomas is an architectural and civil engineer with nearly 30 years of experience in pavement design and evaluation, construction materials testing and subsidence engineering.


He joined CTL | Thompson in 1989 and became a member of its leadership team in 2006 as the Division Manager of CTL | Thompson Materials Engineers, Inc., an affiliate company that manages CTL’s materials testing. In 2018, Thomas was promoted to his current role. He oversees all operations of the materials testing division including construction material testing, pavement engineering and construction management, working together with a team of scientists, engineers and certified field technicians at one of the most sophisticated testing laboratories in the United States.

Damon specializes in pavement design and evaluation/life cycle analysis, with expertise in pavement materials and stabilization of subgrade soils supporting the pavement system. He also has considerable expertise in other building materials and properties such as aggregate, concrete, mix designs, grout, masonry and structural steel components.



  • B.S. Architectural Engineering, University of Colorado

  • M.S. Civil Engineering, University of Colorado

  • Registered Engineer: Colorado, Wyoming


Industry Associations:

  • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), Member

  • American Concrete Institute (ACI), Member  

  • Chi Epsilon Civil Engineering Honor Society, Member

  • Colorado Asphalt Pavement Association (CAPA), Member

  • National Asphalt Pavement Association (NAPA), Member


Notable Projects:

  • Led a $60M project to mitigate subsidence in the towns of Rock Springs and Glenrock, Wyoming