Mr. David J. Hanna, PE

 Mr. David HannaAssociate Professor

E-mail Address:
Office Location: 227 Granger Center
Office Phone: 231-591-2680
Joined Ferris: 1991





  • B.S. Marine Engineering, U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, 1972
  • M.S. Environmental Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1974


Professor Hanna primarily teaches courses in mechanical, electrical, and plumbing relating to blueprint reading, specifications, construction, and systems design.  In addition, Mr. Hanna teaches courses in concrete formwork, statics, structures, value engineering, leadership, ethics, quality control, quality management, and project management.

Mr. Hanna has extensive experience with consulting engineering and construction management firms in the areas of project management, value engineering, design, administration, and marketing.

Professional Affiliations  

American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE)
American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
American Society of Plumbing Engineers (ASPE)
American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE)
American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
American Council for Construction Education (ACCE), Accreditation Visitor

Courses Taught  

BCTM 223 - Mechanical and Electrical Plans and Specifications
BCTM 233 - Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing Construction
CONM 221 - Statics and Structures
CENG 240 - Engineering Statics
CONM 311 - Formwork and Temporary Structures
CENG 321 - Hydraulics Engineering
CONM 423 - Construction Management Professional Methods
CONM 430 - Power-Process Plant Construction
CONM 499 - Construction Project Management

Awards, Honors, and Certifications  

Ferris State University Distinguished Teaching Award
Associated Schools of Construction (ASC), National Outstanding Educator Award
FSU Excellence Award
Registered Professional Engineer (PE)

Committees and Extracurricular Activities  

Mechanical Services Contractors Association Student Competition Team - Advisor
Ferris State University Academic Senate