DSRT Surf is a new 17-acre surf-themed resort is in design in Palm Desert, California.  The resort features a 91 key hotel, premium villas, and amenities such as a restaurant, bar, fitness center, spa and fitness center, and meeting rooms, all situated around a 7 million gallon Wavegarden Cove with endless surfing in optimized ocean-like wave conditions.  AO Architects is the project’s architect.  Wright Engineers is pleased to provide the structural engineering.



Wright Engineers sponsors two scholarships each academic year to senior or graduate-level students whose focus is structural engineering, and this year’s winners are both outstanding students.  Brandon Huynh (left) from Las Vegas, Nevada is a senior at UNLV majoring in civil engineering.  He plans to pursue a MS degree and focus on the structural engineering of bridges.  Brianna Hansen (right) from Moses Lake, Washington, is a senior at BYU.  She currently works as a structural engineering intern in Wright Engineers’ Salt Lake City office and plans to pursue a MS degree in structural engineering.