Our People

Jitendra Hirani

Jitendra Hirani, PE

President

Mr. Hirani has over 30 years of engineering experience with a specialty in structural engineering, safety engineering and construction management. He has directly overseen major capital improvement projects for Federal, NY State, NY City and Long Island municipalities in the areas of building improvements, bridge rehabilitation, highway upgrading, and site engineering. Additionally, he has developed significant skill in the area of Design/Build, and continually provides Quality Assurance and Quality Control on Hirani Engineering projects.

Jay Gewirtzman

Jay Gewirtzman, PE

Executive Vice President

Jay joined Hirani in 2015 as Vice President of Construction Inspection and Management Division after 35 years with a major NYC firm where he helped to grow and manage their 600 person New York City office and was responsible for profit and loss, hiring key managers, client contact, business development and day-to-day operation of the office. He was promoted to Executive Vice President to assist in managing operations and has helped to develop standardized managerial procedures for Hirani Engineering and Land Surveying.

Joseph Pike

Joseph Pike, LS

Vice President, Land Surveying

Upon the retirement of Richard Moravec, Joseph was promoted to Vice President of Hirani's Land Surveying Department. Joseph brings 30 years of experience in land surveying services as a Project Manager, Office and Field Supervisor, and Party Chief for topographical surveys, title surveys, subdivision stakeouts, building layouts, and elevation certificates for street, bridge, buildings, and stadium projects. He has used the latest surveying equipment such as total station, data collector, level and GPS. He is responsible for all surveying projects undertaken by the firm.

Neil Hirani

Neil Hirani

Director of Technology

Mr. Hirani has more than 4 years of experience in technology based initiatives including instrumentation, software integration, BIM, modelling, and virtual reality in monitoring instrumentation, VR, 360 view, scanning, and the software associated with it. He is the lead technologist in introducing new technology to his firm. Mr. Hirani assists in cost effective and innovative solutions on projects and designs.

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Daniel Loscalzo, PE, LEED AP

Director of Civil Engineering

Dan brings nine years of experience as a Project Manager and Project Engineer for government clients in the greater New York Tri-State area, providing civil site design and transportation engineering services. As a civil site designer Dan has produced designs for road infrastructure, streetscapes, green infrastructure, erosion control, wetlands permitting, bulkheading, sewer systems, drainage systems, seawall repairs, prefabricated building construction, and infrastructure capital planning. His background in transportation engineering includes traffic modeling, signal optimization, safety analyses, MPT plans, PSAP assessments, complete street improvements, and managed-use lane studies. Dan brings a practical approach to his design projects, as earlier in his career he served as an inspector and surveyor during field construction. He is responsible for Hirani’s Civil Engineering projects.