As our client, your primary benefit is receiving high quality engineering solutions quickly and professionally for a competitive price. We keep our standards high and our costs low by maintaining low overhead, using time efficient design methods, and using an agile design development process to reduce design iterations.  You will notice the difference between our work and the work of other firms. We have strong values and technical expertise allowing us to produce the highest quality design work in the industry.

Contractors

Contractors have unique engineering requirements compared to other client types. We work side by side with contractors to solve your toughest problems. Whether you have a contract mandated requirement for engineering or you just need help solving a construction related problem, we are here to help. 

Mechanical

  • Temporary ventilation
  • Confined space ventilation
  • Mechanical hoists
  • Design troubleshooting and engineering advice
  • Construction and value engineering
  • “Means and methods” planning and analysis
  • Dust collection systems
  • Design – build engineering services

Structural

  • Temporary shoring
  • Equipment loads on structures
  • Concrete formwork design
  • Excavation support
  • Value engineering
  • Demolition and erection planning
  • Fall protection systems
  • Design – build engineering services

Architects

Much of our experience is consulting architects on the design of mechanical and structural systems. We understand that working on your project is a team effort and are here to be part of that team.  

Mechanical

  • Evaluations of existing mechanical systems
  • Modification to / repair of existing systems
  • Heating, ventilating and air conditioning (HVAC)
  • Sustainable design integration
  • Instrumentation, controls, and building automation systems
  • Feasibility studies

Structural

  • Modification to existing structural systems
  • Prescriptive design review
  • Design of structural framing and supporting infrastructure
  • Shallow and deep foundations
  • Underpinning
  • Support of existing structures during modification

Developers

Like developers, we enjoy creating designs. Every job and every site is different and posses unique challenges. We enjoy solving problems and developing safe, long lasting and economical designs for developers. 

Mechanical

  • Master planning services
  • Technical lease agreement guidance and review
  • Core and shell permit documents
  • Multifamily / single family
  • Energy compliance and optimization

Structural

  • Wood, steel and concrete structural design
  • Modifications to existing structures
  • Retaining walls
  • Spread footings and pile foundations
  • Pedestrian and vehicular bridges
  • Supporting infrastructure (docks, piers etc.)
  • Roofs and other structures supporting solar arrays

Homeowners

The founders of Sisu Engineering have extensive experience working in the residential market from concept and evaluation through design. We understand the needs and regulations imposed by municipalities and work to develop solutions that fit inside your projects’ constraints. 

Mechanical

  • HVAC system sizing and design
  • Energy evaluations and compliance
  • Water distribution and drain systems
  • Specialty designs and applications
  • System evaluation

Structural

  • Structural framing sizing and design
  • Evaluations and structural reports
  • Foundation and retaining walls
  • Design oversight

We work for a wide range of people and have only listed some of the clients that we do the majority of our work for. If you don’t see your specific industry listed here feel free to contact us or check out our services page for more information about what we do.