CEMS Structural Engineers provide design services to ensure compliance with established codes and technical guidelines for wind, seismic, blast, environment, and equipment loads associated with the applicable requirements within the International Building Code, Unified Facilities Criteria (UFCs), various ASCE and materials codes, etc.

CEMS provides innovative and cost-effective design solutions for new structures as well as the retrofit of existing structures.  We are very adept at evaluating the suitability of building materials for given structural applications and developing appropriate design methodologies.

    Expertise:

    • Structures for low-rise and/or multi-story buildings
    • High Wind and High Seismic Regions
    • Anti-Terrorism/Force Protection (AT/FP):
      • Site Planning
      • Structural Hardening
      • Progressive Collapse
    • Deep and shallow building foundations
    • Water and wastewater infrastructures
    • Seismic Evaluations and Retrofits
    • Building Assessments
    • Equipment and non-building structural designs/evaluations
    • Construction management and Constructability
    • Specialized design such as Fiber Reinforced Polymer (FRP)