We are structural engineers for soft story retrofit design, specially apartment more than 4 units. The City of Los Angeles passed an Ordinance requiring the retrofit of all wood-frame Soft-Story buildings. A typical Soft-Story building is a building consisting of two or more stories located over a ground level with large openings, such as tuck under parking, garages, or a commercial store front. f the services that you offer as a consultant. Explain what the service is and how you can improve their business.
Welcome to Kim & Tech Structural Engineering. We are a structural engineering firm in the California, Washington area with projects located throughout the West Coast. Our firm is founded on the principles of progressive project delivery.
My strong specialties are project managing multi task engineering combined architectural design and structural engineering & design, familiar with design and construction, basic design suggestions from architectural alternatives from knowledge of structure, and developing planning based 15 years of government employee experiences in city and county. Also, I did two years of remote work experiences due to COVID 19 and I am full knowledges of computerized programs, i.e., 3D structural analysis by RISA, ETABS, SAFE, SAP2000, RAM, EnerCalc, Woodworks Shear Analysis, pdf manipulating by Bulebeam, Adobe, MathCAD and MS excel, word, PowerPoint, Teams and Zoom virtual meetings. An full ability to make drawing alone by AutoCAD 2019, AutoCAD Civil 2018 and Revit.
In conclusion, Structural Engineer needs not to have Ph D degree but needs a broad professional experience with a sound professional judgement. That is the reason why I recommend you to work with me as a partner and sharing project.
I have also worked for diverse jobs as architectural engineer, field engineer, Construction Manager, Civil Engineer and Structural Engineer. I possess multi experience in delivering complex multi-disciplinary projects within highly structural designs solutions, which has helped me become adopt in deploying stable, high quality, and cost-effective structural innovation designs.
As an ambitious and capable individual, I have gained expertise in almost every corner of the structural profession.
First, my knowledge came from an education in school and a lot of self-studying. About education and licenses, I had a BS degree of architectural engineering from engineering College of Seoul National university, Seoul, S, Korea in 1971, a best engineering college in s Korea, where construction technique is a worldwide top level now to build the highest building in the world, 2,684 feet high and 160 stories building, Burji in Dubai UAE (by Samsung). I got an architect license in s Korea in 1975, Civil and Structural Engineer licensed from the States of California, Washington and Oregon currently.