SEAOSD Excellence in Structural Engineering Awards

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2020 EiSE Award Winners 

Project submissions were judged by a panel of three structural engineers: 
Daniel Mcnaughton, SE - Retired
David Gonzalez, SE – SGH
Mike West, SE – Coffman
Steve Kerr, SE – JWA
Lianne Bell, SE – Patterson Engineering

Congratulations to our Winners!

Award of Excellence in New Construction

Sharp Chula Vista, Ocean View Tower

Structural Engineer: Degenkolb Engineers

Owner/Client: Sharp Healthcare

Architect: SmithGroup

Contractor: Hensel Phelps

Award of Excellence in Retrofit/Alteration


Structural Engineer: Coffman Engineers, Inc.

Owner/Client: Casey Brown Company

Architect: Wolcott Architecture

Contractor: CW Driver

Award of Excellence in Special Use Structures

Lyle & Grace Prescott Prayer Chapel at Point Loma Nazarene University

Structural Engineer: KPFF Consulting Engineers

Owner/Client: Point Loma Nazarene University

Architect: Carrier Johnson + Culture

Contractor: Bycor General Contractors

Award of Merit in Infrastructure

University of California, Irvine, Medical Center, Central Utility Plant Expansion

Structural Engineer: Degenkolb Engineers

Owner/Client: University of California, Irvine Medical Center

Architect: The Devenney Group, LLC

Contractor: Kitchell Contractors, Inc.

Award of Merit in Infrastructure

California State University, San Marcos, Pedestrian Bridge

Structural Engineer: KPFF Consulting Engineers

Owner/Client: Sea Breeze Properties, LLC

Architect: Safdie Rabines Architects

Contractor: West Coast General Corporation

Award of Merit in New Construction

The Conrad Prebys Performing Arts Center

Structural Engineer: BWE, Inc.

Owner/Client: La Jolla Music Society

Architect: Epstein Joslin Architects Inc.

Contractor: DPR Construction

Award of Merit in Study/Research/Guidelines

Naval Air Weapons Station China Lake Earthquake Response & Recovery

Structural Engineer: Reid Middleton

Owner/Client: NAVFAC Southwest Region, PWD China Lake

Architect: Vasquez Marshall Architects


People’s Choice Award


Structural Engineer: Coffman Engineers, Inc.

Owner/Client: BioLegend, Inc.

Architect: Delawie

Contractor: DPR Construction



Past winners are listed below
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Click here to see the pdf copy for the 2018 winners

Click here to see the pdf copy for the 2017 Winners

Click here to see the pdf copy for the 2016 Winners

Click here to see the pdf copy for the 2015 Winners