Recognized as a leader in structural engineering, Biggs Cardosa Associates incorporates state-of-the-art computer capabilities for analysis, design and drafting. Our quality assurance program ensures that a high quality contract document is produced for each project. Our knowledge of a wide variety of structure types and construction materials always provides the client with a cost-effective and high-quality structural solution.
Biggs Cardosa Associates often acts as the prime consultant in managing large and complex projects that require the interaction of various design disciplines. Our strong project manager system and strict quality control guidelines result in timely and well-organized contract document packages. The project manager provides a convenient and reliable single contact point for all communication between the client and the design team.
Biggs Cardosa Associates offers construction management, resident engineering, structures representative and special inspection services by ICC-certified inspectors for a variety of projects. Our inspectors offer a higher level of professionalism than is found in the industry, as all have an engineering background, and many are registrered professional engineers. For projects that we design, combining our usual construction support with inspection services benefits the client with cost savings associated with one firm handling both requirements.
The extensive and industry-recognized experience of Biggs Cardosa Associates' principals and project managers puts the firm in an ideal position to provide value engineering services to public agencies, owners and contractors. With minimum expense, we can make recommendations for improvement to third-party-designed projects, often substantially reducing the project's cost and construction time.