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Orion’s civil and structural engineering department is experienced in the latest software and technology,  including AutoCad, Microstation, and RISA 3-D Structural Analysis and Design, to provide economical designs, not only in material savings but also in lower construction costs. Our design experience ranges from green field design to retrofitting existing facilities; from structural inspections to environmental analyses. Our civil and structural engineers work with all of Orion’s departments involved in our clients’ projects to maintain consistency in the project timeline and to assure the project is completed within the client’s timeframe. Our engineering professionals are involved in all project logistics along the way in order to plan for any necessary changes that may arise.

Core Competencies:

  • 3-D Modeling & 3-D Structural Analysis and Laser Scanning
  • Concrete Design
    • Retaining Walls
    • Slabs
    • Tanks & Sumps
  • Environmental Services
    • New & Existing Containment Structures
    • Spill Prevention, Control & Countermeasures (SPCC) Analysis
  • Foundation Design
    • Mats
    • Piles
    • Spread Footings
    • Walls
  • Site Development
    • Drainage
    • Grading
    • Firewater
    • Underground Piping Systems
  • Steel Design
    • Buildings and Process Structures
    • Pipe Racks
    • Platforms
  • Structural Inspections & Analysis

Structural Design Experience for Industrial and Commercial Projects:

  • Concrete Footings, Mats & Pile Caps
  • Concrete Retaining & Containment Walls
  • Concrete Slabs on Grade & Elevated Slabs
  • Concrete Sumps
  • Masonry Buildings
  • Masonry Retaining Walls
  • Steel Monorails & Crane Girders
  • Steel Open and Enclosed Buildings
  • Steel Pipe-racks & Pipe Supports
  • Steel Platforms & Equipment Support Structures

Civil Design Experience for Industrial and Commercial Projects:

  • Containment Calculations
  • Drainage & Grading
  • Firewater
  • Site Development
  • Underground Piping Systems

Construction/Procurement Support:

  • Bid Evaluation
  • Estimating
  • Field Support
  • Structural Inspections & Observations