At e2 engineers in Connecticut and Massachusetts, we look at structural engineering projects from different angles than the competition in order to come up with practical solutions that are truly unique. With over 75 years of combined experience, our team of professional engineers are experts at recognizing the challenges behind every structure and creating out-of-the-box solutions to overcome these challenges. If you want to design a structure that will still be safe, reliable, and practical, you can count on us to bring your vision to life.
e2 engineers is the Structural Engineer of Record (SER) for the Additions and Renovations to the Francis Walsh Intermediate School located in Branford, Connecticut. The bulk of the existing structure to remain is a proprietary space-framed structure completed in the 1960’s. Careful consideration of new loading(s) on the existing roof have been part of the analysis and design of the renovations.
Do You Need a Structural Engineer?
Structural engineers are people who focus on a specialized field of civil engineering. It involves the planning, analysis, design, construction, inspection, monitoring, maintenance, rehabilitation and demolition of permanent and temporary structures. Structural engineers handle the research of the behavior of structural systems and their components and reviewing the work of other engineers. It takes into account other factors such as the technical, economic, environmental, aesthetic and social aspects of structures. The various structures can include educational, municipal, multi-family, commercial, mixed use, institutional, religious, historic, coastal and residential. They can be composed of any structural material such as stone, wood, steel, concrete, plastics, aluminum, including composites and novel materials.