Brad Pridham, a specialist in acoustic, noise and vibration control strategies, has joined Thornton Tomasetti’s Mississauga, Canada, office.

The new vice president will be assisting clients with a range of projects and will have a particular focus on the laboratory, research and development, healthcare and higher education sectors. Over the course of his nearly 20-year career, Pridham has worked on various architectural, mechanical and construction vibration projects in North America and across the globe. This includes controlling vibrations in long-span highway and pedestrian bridges and industrial machine installations and solving wind-induced noise problems associated with architectural façade elements.

Pridham has a bachelor’s degree and a Ph.D., both in civil engineering, from McMaster University and is a member of the Society for Experimental Mechanics.