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  As structural engineers, we find ourselves riding in a lot of elevators.
  It sort of 
comes with the territory -- making us no strangers to the proverbial,
  but polite
question, "What do you do?"

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Degenkolb Engineers is the nation’s oldest and largest earthquake engineering firm. We're accustomed to fast-track projects, working closely with architects to understand their vision and building owners to understand their business.

IPD. Design Build. BIM. We've been doing it for years. And we're never alone. We like to work closely with the project team to understand the whole project and process. This allows us to avoid costly or time consuming mistakes. In fact, our award-winning structural designs have saved clients more than $600 million in the past ten years.

Routinely recognized for innovation, we have won more than 100 national and local awards for structural engineering excellence in the past twenty years and are the only structural engineering firm in the country to have led or participated in the development of every US-based seismic code used today.