Tucker Ferguson, P.E., is the district engineer for TxDOT's Beaumont District.
The district comprises eight counties: Chambers, Hardin, Jasper, Jefferson, Liberty, Newton, Orange and Tyler.
Ferguson oversees the management, direction and administration of all highway and bridge planning, design, construction and maintenance and operations programs for nearly 2,400 miles and 1,500 bridges in southeast Texas. He has worked in this role for TxDOT since September 2011.
Prior to joining TxDOT, Ferguson served in a variety of engineering positions over a 22-year career at the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, including serving as a district engineer in the Harrisburg and Allentown districts, as well as the director of the bureau of construction and materials from 2004 through 2008, and as the director of maintenance and operations in 2006 through 2007. Early in his career, Ferguson was a design engineer and construction inspector for two Pennsylvania private-sector consulting companies.
Ferguson is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh - Johnstown, where he received his bachelor’s degree in civil engineering technology in 1988. He is a registered professional engineer in Texas and in Pennsylvania, and has served on numerous American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials technical committees and task forces.
Contact Ferguson by phone at (409) 898-5731 or by email.