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SINGLE-FAMILY BUILD TO RENT

Build-to-rent, where developers build single-family home communities exclusively for rent, has been gaining momentum in recent years.  Renters are drawn to the lifestyle of suburban, single-family neighborhood living with a yard and no shared walls.  The developments are managed by a management company, similar to traditional multi-family, and the developer creates a continuous revenue stream….

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PHOENIX BEHAVIORAL HEALTH AND SUPPORTIVE HOUSING CAMPUS

FOURTH STRAIGHT YEAR, WRIGHT ENGINEERS NAMED NATION'S TOP FIRM TO WORK FOR

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IN THE AFTERMATH OF A DISASTER…

When disaster strikes, first responders rush to the rescue.  When rescuers must enter damaged or collapsed buildings, structural engineers can provide building safety assessment, shoring design, and other guidance that will help mitigate risks and keep them safer.  Scott Jones, SE, VP and director of Wright’s California operations, has recently completed the State of California…

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THREE NEW PHOENIX AREA SCHOOLS

WRIGHT VP IN NATIONAL PUBLICATION

WRIGHT NAMED UTAH'S BEST OF STATE

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SACRAMENTO BEHAVIORAL HEALTHCARE HOSPITAL

The new 120-bed Sacramento Behavioral Healthcare Hospital is the first full-service mental health facility in the Sacramento area in over 30 years.  The 71,000 square foot facility located on Expo Parkway in Sacramento offers programs for short-term inpatient care and follow-up outpatient care for adults and adolescents needing psychiatric treatment for mental, behavioral, or substance…

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NAIOP SPOTLIGHT AWARDS

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SWIMMING POOLS COAST TO COAST

You know us for reliable and efficient structural engineering designs for buildings, but you may not know that we also engineer thousands of swimming pools nationwide.  From the large pools with artificial rock waterfalls and grottos to the simple backyard kidney bean, and everything in between, pool builders rely on our designs and service.  …

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FIGHT FOR AIR

JOIN US IN THE FIGHT AGAINST CANCER

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HERE’S YOUR SIGN

We never set out to be sign engineers, but we certainly have become pretty good at it! We know wind loads and we know steel design and we’re licensed and do work in all 50 states, so it turns out to be a great fit. Signs are everywhere you look, from tall freeway pole signs…

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ZOMBIE SUBDIVISIONS

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HAPPY NEW YEAR

As we happily put 2020 in our rear-view mirror, we also remember positive events of the past year.  Despite some feeling the effects of Covid, we’re grateful that of our team members and their families are safe and healthy.  And thanks to you, every one of our team members still has a job.  Thank you…

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DAVE ROWE NEW PRESIDENT OF STRUCTURAL ENGINEERS ASSOCIATION

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LUMBER ALTERNATIVES AMID PANDEMIC SHORTAGE

The price of lumber has skyrocketed since April due to pandemic-induced shortages from slowed or stopped lumber mill production.  Home-bound residents have also added to the lumber shortage with their do-it-yourself projects.  Fortunately, there are alternatives to conventional lumber that are both cost-effective and energy efficient—insulated concrete forms (ICFs) and structural insulated panels (SIPs). ICFs…

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GRAND CANYON SENIOR APARTMENTS

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LAGUNA BEACH HISTORIC COAST INN

The Coast Inn has a long and storied history in Laguna Beach and, amazingly, the history has been well documented.  Original construction for the Inn was completed in 1929—when Laguna Beach was a sleepy little town of under 2,000 people known for its ocean coves and beautiful coastal mountains.  The Coast Inn was a family…

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WRIGHT NAMED ORANGE COUNTY #1 BEST MID-SIZED COMPANY TO WORK FOR

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WRIGHT NAMED ORANGE COUNTY #1 BEST MID-SIZED COMPANY TO WORK FOR

For the first time in company history, in 2020 of all years, Wright Engineers applied for the Best Places to Work in Orange County (facilitated by the Orange County Business Journal).  And…drum roll…WON the TOP SPOT as the #1 best mid-size company (50-249 employees) in the county to work for!  Our stated mission includes being… More

RAISING CANE’S IN OVER 30 CALIFORNIA LOCATIONS

What began in Louisiana over 24 years ago is taking the country by storm, and Wright Engineers is proud to assist Raising Cane’s recent rapid growth in California—where they now have over 30 locations.  Working with architects PM Design and CSRS and with general contractor Parkway Construction, Wright has not only provided excellent and speedy…

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DOWNTOWN VEGAS BUILDING GETS NEW LIFE

HUNTRIDGE SWOOP BUILDING

WRIGHT CEO PUBLISHES SECOND BOOK

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