New Century Plaza – Mat Pour

It took 14 hours and 1,001 ready mix trucks to pour the 9,509 cubic yards of concrete for the first of our two towers at Century Plaza last weekend. Kudos to Largo Concrete, Pacific Steel Group, and Webcor Builders for a job well done!

Immanuel Senior Housing Redevelopment

Our structural design on the Immanuel Place Senior Housing in Long Beach wins the PCBC Gold Nugget Merit Award for best renovated, restored, or adaptive re-use residential. We celebrate with Dreyfuss Construction, Thomas Safran & Associates and KFA.  


Godfrey Hotel

Steel going up for the 7-story, 200-key Godfrey Hotel in Hollywood. It’s always a pleasure working with Steinberg Hart.   Image courtesy of Hunter Kerhart Architectural Photography


Paintball – flashbackfriday

One of our Englekirk teams decided to gear up for a day of paintballing a few weeks ago. The cuts and bruises were worth the lesson in strategy and communication. It was a great team building activity!    


Robert F Kennedy Community Schools – Throwback Thursday

It’s been 8 years since the doors of Robert F Kennedy Community Schools opened on the historic Ambassador Hotel site. We collaborated with Gonzalez Goodale Architects and Hensel Phelps to realize the 433,839-square-foot, 4,234-seat, K-12 Community Schools development.

Los Angeles Tall Buildings Structural Design Council

Kudos to three of our engineers for presenting the design of our Century Plaza Hotel project at last week’s Los Angeles Tall Buildings Structural Design Council 2018 Conference.  Our team described the seismic retrofit of the historic Century Plaza Hotel and performance based design (PBD) of the twin towers. Way to go team!    



Through seismic retrofits and tenant improvements, Englekirk is proud to be a part of The ROW transformation! Read more about the transformation here: Bisnow – Row DTLA


Administrative Professionals Day

A BIG thanks to our amazing administrative staff for all the big and little behind-the-scene things they do that make our lives a lot easier. Happy Administrative Professionals Day!

AISC Lifetime Achievement Award

“The Lifetime Achievement Award honors individuals who have made a difference in AISC’s and the structural steel industry’s success and provides special recognition to those who have provided outstanding service over a sustained period of years to AISC and the structural steel design/construction/academic community.” We are proud to congratulate one of our own, Tom Sabol,…


ICON is certified LEED Gold

Hudson Pacific’s ICON Building at Sunset Bronson Studios achieved LEED Gold Certification! Our collaboration with Gensler on the 14-story office building was successfully realized by McCarthy Building Companies.

Wine Tasting

You know what rhymes with Friday? Wine. The California Wine Guy taught us a little bit about the Old World and New World last month during an after-hours tasting in our office. Yummy food, full-bodied wine, and great company.