Structural Engineering Services

| Buildings | | Steel Structures |
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Educational
  • Multi-unit housing
  • Office and commercial
  • Healthcare
  • Retail & shopping
  • Industrial & heavy industrial
  • Laboratory & research
  • Customized steel framed structures
  • Pre-engineered building specifications
  • Precast concrete parking garages
  • CMU masonry
  • Wood framed
  • Equipment towers
  • Platforms
  • Mezzanines
  • Pipe bridges and bents
  • Equipment platforms and walkway trusses
  • Stair towers and enclosures
  • Elevator structures and shafts

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Structural Assessments |

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Concrete Structures |
  • Industrial mill buildings
  • Waste-to-energy facilities
  • Parking garages
  • Roof evaluations, modifications, and strengthening for RTU air handlers
  • Building envelope inspections and repairs
  • Bar joist roof capacity studies
  • Cast-in-place industrial concrete basements
  • Clarifiers
  • Retaining walls
  • Cooling tower basins, sumps, and clear wells
  • Containment dikes
  • Precast underground vaults

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Foundations |

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Emergency Response |
  • Spread footings
  • Piled foundations
  • Caissons and drilled piers
  • Building column foundations and grade beams
  • Pre-engineered building foundations
  • Mats
  • Floor slabs
  • Foundations for static equipment (tanks, generators, & transformers)
  • Foundations for dynamic equipment (motors, blowers, & compressors)
  • Thrust blocks for underground piping
  • Emergency stabilization
  • Catastrophic failure avoidance
  • Immediate structural safety determination
  • On-site engineering assistance
  • Office-to-site coordination
  • Structural system modeling
  • Contractor guidance

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Rehabilitation and Repair |

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Project Management |
  • Building column repairs & replacements
  • Girder repairs & replacements
  • Baseplate & anchor bolt replacements
  • Building renovations & repair
  • Building modifications for adaptive reuse
  • Repair of fire damaged, corroded, or acid damaged steel framing
  • Protective coatings selection
  • Inspection & repair of cracked concrete water retaining structures
  • Crane runway upgrades
  • Duct supports
  • Preliminary and conceptual planning studies
  • Constructability studies
  • Engineering proposals
  • Engineering schedules
  • Client meetings
  • Proposal bid documents and vendor selection
  • Lump sum pricing
  • T&M pricing

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Construction Documents |


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Construction Support |

  • Three-part specifications
  • AutoCAD drawings
  • Estimates of probable construction costs
  • Requests for Proposal documents
  • Bid evaluations
  • Shop drawing review
  • RFIs
  • Value engineering
  • Site inspection
  • Scope changes
  • Structural engineering for maintenance and reliability concerns

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Professional Licenses |

  • Registered in CT, DE, FL, IN, MD, MA, NJ, NY, OH, PA & VA
  • NCEES record registration

    Downingtown Engineering Consultants, Inc. | 315 E. Lancaster Avenue, Suite A | Downingtown, PA 19335-2941 | phone 610-873-7187 | fax 610-450-6582 | sales@callDEC.com
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