Bronze Members

ABS Consulting Inc. is a leading independent global provider of risk management services that combine industry expertise, risk modeling, practical engineering, and technology-based solutions. ABS Consulting is focused on the evaluation of severe loads to various structures and related hazards and investigates severe load situations including earthquake loads, pressures from extreme winds, blast generated debris/missile impacts, or wind-borne missile collisions.

AIR Worldwide Corp, Founded in 1987, is the scientific leader and most respected provider of risk modeling software and consulting services. AIR founded the catastrophe modeling industry in 1987 and today models the risk from natural catastrophes and terrorism in more than 50 countries.

AISC The American Institute of Steel Construction, headquartered in Chicago, is a not-for-profit technical institute and trade association established in 1921 to serve the structural steel design community and construction industry in the United States. 

Arup is a global firm of designers, engineers, planners and business consultants providing, with its diverse range of innovative and fully-integrated approach full complement of skills and knowledge to bear on any given design problem to clients around the world. 

COSMOS is a global focal point of international leadership, interaction, and cooperation for the acquisition, processing, dissemination, and application of the earthquake strong-motion data.

Exponent is a multi-disciplinary engineering and scientific consulting firm that brings together more than 90 different disciplines to solve engineering, science, regulatory, and business issues facing our clients.

Forell/Elsesser Engineers Inc. is an award-winning structural and earthquake engineering firm established in San Francisco since 1960. The firm is well known for leadership in applications of new technologies and engineering innovation and is renown for the quality of its engineering and a portfolio of high profile corporate, public and institutional projects. 

Gannett Fleming has been a leader in global infrastructure solutions with a focus on planning, design, technology, and construction management services for a diverse array of markets and disciplines for more than 100 years.

GeoSIG Ltd provides earthquake, seismic, structural, dynamic and static monitoring and measuring solutions. GeoSIG is a world leader in design and manufacture of a diverse range of high quality, precision instruments for vibration and earthquake monitoring.

Gilsanz Murray Steficek LLP provides structural engineering and building envelope consulting for a diverse range of construction and restoration projects. These include tall office and residential towers, theaters, housing, educational buildings, sports facilities, sculptures, landmarks, and special structures. 

Golder Associates Inc. has investigated earthquake hazards and provided earthquake engineering solutions for more than 50 years. We provide site-specific seismic hazard assessments and geotechnical earthquake engineering for projects located throughout the world.

Kleinfelder is an employee-owned science, engineering, and design consulting firm providing solutions to meet our world’s complex infrastructure and natural resources challenges. 

Lettis Consultants International Inc. (LCI) is dedicated to providing our clients with solutions to technically challenging earth science problems. LCI personnel have extensive experience conducting large, logistically complex, multi-disciplinary studies for critical facilities such as nuclear power plants, dams, ports, bridges, pipelines and LNG terminals

Nabih Youssef & Associates is an internationally recognized structural engineering firm providing specialized structural and earthquake engineering consulting for new and existing buildings

PEER  The Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research Center is a multi-disciplinary, multi-institutional research and education center with headquarters at the University of California, Berkeley. Investigators from over 20 universities and several consulting companies conduct research in earthquake-related geohazard assessment, geotechnical, and structural engineering, risk management, and public policy. 

Rutherford + Chekene is one of California’s foremost engineering practices providing structural and geotechnical engineering since 1960. Rutherford + Chekene’s staff of 85 provides multidisciplinary services that are of particular value to clients requiring cost-effective solutions to challenges involving the interface of the building with the site.

Shannon & Wilson Inc. is a nationally recognized leader in geotechnical, earthquake, and environmental engineering, providing integrated services to private and public clients since 1954.

Skidmore Owings & Merrill, LLP is one of the leading architecture, interior design, engineering, and urban planning firms in the world, with a 75-year reputation for design excellence and a portfolio that includes some of the most important architectural accomplishments of the 20th and 21st centuries.

Structural Focus is a structural engineering consulting company specializing in the design of complex and innovative buildings.

WeatherPredict Consulting Inc. is a U.S. affiliate of RenaissanceRe. The firm focuses on modeling natural hazards and vulnerability. WeatherPredict’s team of advanced scientists draws upon expertise in oceanography, meteorology, wind engineering, structural engineering, seismic risk, and aerodynamics.

Wiss Janney Elstner Associates Inc. is a group of engineers, architects, and materials scientists who primarily research why building systems fail. We have worked on more than 60,000 projects and have over 20 offices nationally. 

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion.