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Structural & Civil Engineering

for buildings, bridges, retaining walls, other structures are the primary expertise of 2KS Consulting, and we are accustomed to developing projects from concept to completion whether it is a private or publically funded project.

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Residential

Our staff can efficiently engineer your residence whether it is a typical wood-framed home that includes conventional building materials such as concrete, masonry, and pre-engineered building products, or a home that incorporates steel framing to accommodate extra structural needs. We provide economical and conventional construction provisions that meet the required codes including the International Building Code (IBC), International Residential Code (IRC), and the ASCE 7-10.

Existing Buildings

We are accustomed to performing engineering evaluations and designs for existing buildings that may be subject to a remodel, tenant use change, or addition to the existing structure. We are experienced with building materials such as wood, steel, concrete, masonry, and pre-engineered building products. Selection of economical and conventional construction provisions will assure compliance with the required codes including the International Building Code (IBC), International Residential Code (IRC), and the ASCE 7-10.

Commercial Buildings

Commercial structures may range from a structure that is similar to a residential home or one that is a multi-story structure. Because the structure may be new or existing, our procedures implemented will be based on the selection of economical building materials. Our approach will include the use of appropriate building codes for agency approval.


Civil Design

Even though our specialty is performing structural design, our roots are as civil engineers. Providing support related to the civil needs help in providing a cost effective and effient design for your project.

Retaining Walls

There are multiple different types of retaining walls that may be selected depending on the geology and geography of the site in consideration. We are experienced with the design and construction of many types of walls that will provide a cost effective solution.

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Bridges

We have extensive experience designing bridges and are very familiar with the current American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) for the evaluation and design of the structures.

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