Structural Engineering


Whether designing a utilitarian office complex or a statement-making home, Harris & Sloan strives to deliver structural engineering services that meet the project owner’s specifications, support the architect’s vision, and minimize construction costs.


Our structural design services cover a range of requirements, including the following:

• Light-frame wood construction

• Light-gauge steel construction

• Post-tensioned slab foundation design

• Raised concrete podium design

• Steel

• Concrete

• Masonry

Mechanical Engineering

Our philosophy is defined by a practical approach in design of efficient systems. Our team of mechanical engineers is at the forefront of the Zero Net Energy requirements as mandated by the State of California. Our goal is to marry the structural and mechanical designs to provide a coordinated set of documents that takes into account the performance of the entire building.

Project Experience

Harris & Sloan provides structural design services for a broad spectrum of project types. We specialize in low-rise and multi-story light-frame construction.


• Single-family detached and attached

• Production and custom homes


• Multi-story town homes

• Condominium complexes

• Apartment complexes

• Senior Housing

• Student Housing


• Multi-story hotel complexes

• Office and retail centers

• Restaurants

Especially in today’s challenging market, it is vital for builders, architects, and developers to partner with a structural engineering team that takes the time to understand the whole picture. From checking current lumber and material pricing to knowing the relative pay rates for construction crew members, Harris & Sloan provides efficient and effective structural and mechanical engineering services.