COMMERCIAL STRUCTURAL DESIGN
Structural design is the methodical investigation of the stability, strength, and rigidity of structures. The basic objective is to produce a structure capable of resisting all applied loads without failure during its serviceable lifetime.
O'Connell and Associates will prepare drawings, documents, and specifications tailored to each individual project. During construction, O'Connell and Associates is available to provide construction observation and field engineering assistance necessary to complete the project in a through and timely manner.
Commercial structural design projects include but are not limited to car dealerships, shopping centres, restaurants, offices, and other mixed-use buildings. Commercial design projects can use a wide variety of different materials including wood, concrete, masonry, steel, aluminum, and light gauge steel. O&A has extensive experience in the structural design of commercial buildings in various shapes and sizes to meet the Owner’s goals.