Dave Adams, PE, SE

Principal Associate
Structural Engineering


Bachelor of Science, Structural Engineering, University of California, San Diego


Civil Engineer, CA #52005

Structural Engineer, CA #4226

Structural Engineer, IL #081.003450

I.C.C. Certified Plans Examiner #0882135-B3

Seismic Safety Assessment Program Evaluator, CA O.E.S., # 11117


American Society of Civil Engineers (Member, Instructor)

California Building Standards Commission (Code Advisory Member)

California Board for Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, and Geologists (Subject Matter Expert, Structural)

National Council of Examiners for Engineering & Surveying (Subject Matter Expert, Structural)


Mr. Adams has performed structural calculations and completed working drawings on buildings and other structures utilizing wood, steel, masonry, concrete and reinforced plastic for commercial, residential, educational, institutional and industrial projects. As a project manager, he supervises the work of other engineers and project draftspersons within the Structural Engineering Department.

In addition to design work, Mr. Adams has provided plan checking services for local municipalities to determine building compliance with life/fire safety, accessibility and structural requirements of current codes. He has also performed structural investigations of damaged buildings and prepares comprehensive conclusions and recommendations for retrofit.