President + CEO
Mr. Agrawal, is a professional engineer and the founding principal of the firm. He has over 20 years of experience in construction and in structural design of virtually all types of buildings and civil structures. Mr. Agrawal’s extensive knowledge of various construction materials such as steel, CIP concrete, post-tensioned and prestressed concrete, masonry, timber, and tilt-wall allows him to present a variety of options to clients and contractors, who can then make informed decisions.
Mr. Agrawal has led the structural design efforts in virtually all market sectors: healthcare, educational, mission critical, commercial and mixed use, industrial, living spaces, parking structures, transportation and civil structures as well as structural forensics and full scale load tests. Notably among others, Mr. Agrawal is the Principal-In-Charge of the structural design team for the new 2.1 million square foot Parkland Hospital in Dallas, Texas.
Mr. Agrawal holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Civil Engineering from Delhi College of Engineering, India, and a Master of Science degree in Structural Engineering from Texas A&M University.
Managing Principal + COO
Mr. Hagens is a Professional Engineer and Licensed Architect with over 35 years of experience in performing structural engineering analyses, design, and investigations and managing staff and projects on a broad variety of architectural structure types, including hospitals, jails, courts, laboratories, central utility plants, manufacturing facilities, office buildings, freight terminals, schools, churches, multi-family housing, residences, communication shelters, and banks. For the past twelve years, served as a Structural Examination Subject Matter Expert for the National Council of Examiners for Engineers and Surveyors (NCEES) in Clemson, SC.
Mr. Hubbard has over 35 years experience in structural engineering. He has extensive experience in educational, research, sports & recreational, municipal and commercial facilities. He was involved in the structural design of many of the facilities on the north campus expansion of the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, Texas - as well as many other significant facilities on the major university campuses in Texas. Mr. Hubbard believes communication is important and takes a diplomatic approach in every situation. He was educated in architectural/engineering and relates well to the architectural design intent of our clients and believes structurally achieving that intent in practical, economical and creative ways is where the fun is. He has a passion for design and maintains that collaboration among all team members is key to a successful project.
Managing Principal | Austin
With fifteen years of experience as a structural engineer for commercial and institutional building projects, Daniel Grant creates elegant structural solutions on time and on budget. His attention to detail on exposed structural elements has garnered architectural awards, while his innovative framing solutions have often saved valuable project dollars.
Daniel Grant employs the latest BIM technologies, streamlining the structural design process and eliminating chances for errors. While paying close attention to potential cost items from system-wide choices to individual details, he has generated a proven record of excellence in support of the architect’s vision and project owner’s needs.
Managing Principal | Houston
John has more than 9 years of experience and background knowledge in the engineering, design, and construction industries. His experience covers health facilities, entertainment, sports, restaurants, retail, corporate and government office buildings, educational and religious facilities, and industrial buildings. He manages and designs projects from schematic design to completion, creates working drawings, performs site visits and evaluates existing structures.
Principal | Studio Manager
Mr. Babcock has eleven plus years of professional experience in structural engineering. He specializes in a wide variety of project types including aviation, education, corporate commercial, living spaces, industrial, mission critical, and healthcare type structures. He remains heavily involved throughout design and construction administration.
Ian is a graduate of the University of Nevada with a Bachelor of Science in Engineering with Emphasis in Structures as well as Graduate studies in Reinforced Concrete and Structural Steel Design.
Principal | Studio Manager
Mr. Bain has over 12 years of professional experience as a structural engineer. He specializes in a variety of market sectors including healthcare and mission critical. He has a passion for design and believes collaboration among all the team members is the key to a successful project. Mr. Bain was the team leader for the lateral design and wind tunnel tests on the new $740 Million Parkland Hospital.
With 22 years of professional experience, Chet Emmett has been responsible for the structural analysis and design of a wide variety of facilities. Following many different building codes, Chet has provided structural engineering design of new facilities including office buildings, hospitals, and correctional facilities. He has also performed assessments of existing structures and has been involved in the design of their repair and rehabilitation. Chet has extensive experience managing projects from their inception through design and construction. He has prepared final construction documents and specifications and coordinated all structural work with architects and other consultants.
Jason Hart, PE has worked with engineers, architects, project managers, contractors and procurement specialists for more than 13 years. He has experience analyzing and designing structural systems at lignite plants, gas plants, steel mills, central utility plants, data centers, mines, spillways and dams.
In addition to detailed design and analysis, Mr. Hart frequently assists owners and clients with preliminary designs and cost estimates for project planning. He has OSHA safety training and has been responsible for corporate safety programs with no lost work time company-wide.
Mr. Hart specializes in structural engineering and structural condition assessment for heavy equipment structures, outage support and plant renovations and upgrades, including Monorails, Carts and Rails, Conveyor Systems, Platforms, Foundations for Heavy Equipment, Hoists, Crane Structures, Lifting Lugs, OSHA Personnel Restraint Anchors, Structural Design for Cooling Towers, Chillers, Generators, Transformers, Vibrating Equipment, Pipes, Bins & Silos, Containment Facilities, etc.
Mr. Hart holds a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Engineering from Texas A&M University.
Structural Dynamics Analyst
Dr. Lamb is an expert in structural dynamics/vibration with over 25 years experience in vibration testing, analysis, and designing vibration mitigation systems for the civil and aerospace industries. Dr. Lamb participated on teams that designed the 50-story-tall IBM Tower in Atlanta and other high-rise structures. He has also participated in or led many forensic investigations including the Clipper Mill wall collapse analysis for the Baltimore City Fire Department, various Navy missile failures, and structural strength and vibration performance deficiencies in buildings. He served as supervisor for the Structures and Dynamics Section at The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory and taught courses in Vibrations and Dynamics for The Johns Hopkins University for more than 10 years.
Director of Quality Assurance
Mr. Yuan has over 30 years of professional experience in structural engineering. He has participated in and managed the structural engineering design of various facility types including high/mid/low rise commercial buildings, K-12 and higher education buildings, sports facilities, airport terminals, parking structures and more. He began his career working on two notable projects- the 37 story Whitacre Tower in downtown Dallas (Formerly Southwestern Bell Tower and the AT&T Headquarters Building) and the 50 story One Atlantic Center Building in Atlanta, GA. Each of these facilities incorporate over one million square feet of space and are currently among the tallest buildings in their respective cities.
Slaven Seferovic has over 25 years of experience in structural engineering, project management, and structural system selection. He has been involved in a wide variety of projects including high-rise buildings, condominiums, apartments, hotels, industrial facilities, medical office buildings, parking structures, water treatment facilities, education, municipal, and recreational facilities.
While he was in Bosnia and Germany, he was responsible for the design and supervision of civil and structural works for residential and commercial buildings, bridges and transmission lines. He uses wood, masonry, structural steel, light gage steel, tilt up concrete, precast concrete, post-tensioned concrete and reinforced concrete in the structural design.
Slaven is actively involved in the design and construction processes, coordination of project personnel, project design, planning and budget control, value engineering to determine appropriate and economical systems, and drafting accuracy reviews.
Operations Manager | Controller
Ms. Fischer has 16 years of experience in business management and assists the principals in the direction of the firm. She has a bachelors degree from Texas Tech University. Ms. Fischer oversees the accounting department, generates payroll, manages human resources and the day to day operations of the firm.