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As Edmonton continues to grow, new construction sites keep popping up all over the city. Make sure that your commercial construction project is a success with the expert advice of a structural engineer. Keep reading to learn more about how a commercial engineer in Edmonton can help you.

WHAT IS A COMMERCIAL ENGINEER? Commercial structural engineers are experts in understanding, predicting and calculating the structural integrity of a building. They examine the strength, rigidity and stability of buildings both simple and complex. They use their knowledge to work with other members of the design team, like architects and the construction crew, to ensure that the construction project is completed on schedule, on time and to the current municipal and provincial safety standards. WHAT SERVICES DOES A COMMERCIAL ENGINEER PROVIDE? Commercial structural engineers provide a full range of services to help make sure that your project is a success. Structural engineering companies in Edmonton can work with you on a variety of projects from:

  • Apartment complexes

  • Barns and farm buildings

  • Multi-family homes

  • Pre-engineered steel buildings

  • Shopping centres

  • Steel buildings

  • Storage facilities

  • Underground parking

  • Warehouses

  • And more!

Whether big or small, your structural engineer will ensure that your new building complies with both the municipal and provincial building codes and zoning laws. Commercial structural engineering companies’ services may vary but a reputable firm should be able to offer you help with the following:

  • Applying for permits and special exemptions

  • Civil engineering services

  • Construction management

  • Document preparation

  • Environmental constraint studies

  • Feasibility studies

  • Infrastructure engineering

  • Planning and design

  • Surveying

  • Water resource planning

  • Zoning and rezoning

From planning, to construction review to compliance, structural engineers can be with you every step of the way. They’ll provide you with a complete and detailed schedule of their review process and outline the extent of their involvement. They’re also there to provide expert recommendations when problems develop and to ensure that your project is safely and efficiently completed. Whether you’re working on a small commercial building or a full scale industrial complex, seeking the assistance of a structural engineer is one of the best ways to safeguard your investment. A commercial engineer in Edmonton can bring the architect’s vision to life and bring your building to completion on time and on budget. At BIE Engineering Corp we’re committed to helping you achieve your construction goals quickly and efficiently and with complete compliance to municipal, provincial and industry standards. We’re a family owned and operated firm dedicated to making Edmonton’s infrastructure the envy of the whole nation. Give us a call today to find out more about the services we offer or to request a quote.

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