David T. Gockel, PE, PP, LEED AP, ASCE Fellow
President & CEO
With 40 years of experience on major real estate developments here and abroad, David Gockel specializes in complex urban and brownfield redevelopment projects, community planning and redevelopment, stadium/arena development, and waterfront restoration. He has served as Principal-in-Charge on some of the firm’s largest and most complex development projects. Under Gockel’s leadership, Langan has grown fivefold in size from 250 people to over 1,500, and from seven offices to more than 35 since 2003.
Gockel is actively involved in industry organizations and received awards and accolades for his commitment to the engineering profession. Most recently, he was named a Fellow by the America Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). In years past, the organization has previously awarded him the Engineer of the Year Award from the New Jersey Section. He has also received the Humanitarian of the Year Award from the Commercial Real Estate Community, and the President’s Award from the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP), where he serves on the Board of Governors for NAIOP’s Research Foundation.
NEWS AND AWARDS
Dave Gockel Honored with 2022 Impact Award by NAIOP NJ
NAIOP New Jersey recognized Langan President and CEO David T. Gockel, PE, PP, LEED AP, ASCE Fellow, with the 2022 Impact Award during the 35th Annual Commercial Real Estate Awards Gala.... read more
Dave Gockel Named NJBIZ 2021 ICON Award Winner
NJBIZ named Langan President and CEO David T. Gockel, PE, PP, LEED AP a winner of the 2021 ICON Awards.... read more
Dave Gockel Discusses Langan’s COVID-19 Response with ACEC
Langan CEO/President Dave Gockel joined ACEC's podcast Engineering Influence.... read more
Meadowlands Chamber Recognizes Dave Gockel with Legacy Award
The Meadowlands Chamber recognized Langan President and CEO David T. Gockel, PE, PP, LEED AP with a Legacy Award during their annual reception.... read more