About AMI

OUR GOAL IS SIMPLE: to sustainably grow by expanding our services and remain committed to a standard of excellence while maintaining our small company values and culture. Our promise of professionalism to each other and the clients we serve, compels us to align our culture of integrity with our values, words and actions. The AMI Core Values are the pillar of our success and will continue to guide the way we conduct business. 

Company Overview

AMI prides itself on good communication, cost effectiveness and diversification to provide quality engineering services in a personable and honest manner. AMI has provided public and private sector clients with a wide-range of professional services and has earned a notable reputation for its client-focused way of thinking.

AMI’s combined experience in a multitude of environments produces technical expertise and engineering skills that is without compromise. Whether a team of experts is needed or just one specialist, AMI takes the time to select qualified individuals to meet the requirements of the project. AMI is committed to providing professional, personalized, and only exceptional service, to each client with a high degree of integrity. Building strong, long-term relationships is AMI’s focus. 


At AMI, our six Core Values are more than just words, they are at the heart of everything we do. We recognize that companies with strong principles and a higher purpose perform better in the long run. As we continue to grow, we strive to ensure our culture remains alive and well. Our Core Values are the benchmarks at which we measure our success and will continue to serve our company, our clients, our employees and our community well for many years to come.

1. Client-Focused

We seek to deliver a service that is unparalleled; nothing less than going above and beyond, that’s our motto. Our services are built around our core competencies and strategic assets, which allow us to deliver customized solutions to each client. Our strategy is a client-focused strategy which builds trust, strengthens credibility and deepens client relationships.

2. Positive ‘Can-Do’ Attitude

A positive attitude creates a positive impact and higher productivity. Your attitude is a form of expression of yourself. We promote the infectious nature of a positive attitude. AMI focuses on celebrating our victories and praising each other for a job well done. Appreciation feels good for both the giver and the receiver -- it’s an attitude of gratitude and a win-win for everyone.

3. Family Focused

Juggling life in the office and life at home is a trying task. It is important at AMI that our team maintains a healthy and balanced lifestyle. We are sensitive to the issue of work-life balance and know it must work in harmony.

4. Employee Success

We want you to use your passion and skills to build a career that makes you proud. We value the expertise of our employees and encourage professional growth. AMI embraces opportunities for continued professional development and assists in achieving your personal and professional goals.

5. Creative & Innovative

A little unconventional, always inspired. A pioneering spirit. Innately creative. We have a portfolio of skills and assets that can be endlessly recombined into new services and ideas, creating a unique competitive advantage.

6. Honesty & Integrity  

These are the two most important qualities in business leadership. It’s doing the right thing for our clients and each other. Our character will never be compromised. We find no exception to these values and will always lead by example. It’s our promise.

Does this sounds like a good fit for you? Check out our current employment opportunities. We'd love for you to join our team.

Executive Leadership

Chad Scott and Craig Jouppi founded AMI in 2006, with a mission of providing clients with diverse, cost-effective and high quality services.

Chad Scott, PE


Chad.Scott@amiengineers.com     715.718.2193 x12

Mr. Chad Scott is co-owner of AMI Consulting Engineers with over 20 years of experience in a wide variety of civil, structural, industrial, mechanical, and marine engineering services, and a strong background in commercial and industrial construction. His unique expertise has made him an invaluable resource to both government and private sector developers in conducting feasibility determinations for critical potential projects, as well as designing and completing projects of all scales. By leveraging his diversity of experience and his passion for Marine Engineering, Mr. Scott has helped shape AMI into one of the leading maritime engineering firms in the Great Lakes Region.

Mr. Scott believes that the company’s future growth and success rely on a customer-focused business model and the cultivation of long-lasting business relationships. As AMI continues to expand its full service capabilities and expertise, clients continue to receive a commitment of a high standard of excellence while retaining the small company culture and values that have defined AMI for over a decade.

Craig Jouppi, PE SE


Craig.Jouppi@amiengineers.com     715.718.2193 x13

Mr. Jouppi is co-owner of AMI Consulting Engineers and has over 20 years of extensive experience in detailed analysis and design of critical structures ranging from industrial buildings and bridges to marine structures. His ability to utilize state-of-the-art analysis programs to assess structures provides AMI with the ability to complete projects with a high degree of accuracy and efficiency. Mr. Jouppi’s skill set extends to other engineering positions such as project management, detailed design, condition assessment and inspection both above and below water.