Who We Are and What We’re About

Bush, Bohlman & Partners LLP is a firm of structural engineers and technicians experienced in the design, documentation, and construction supervision of major projects throughout Western Canada.

Our Vancouver office was established in 1970 with the senior partners involved in structural design in the Lower Mainland for more than 30 years. We provide consulting structural engineering services for a variety of projects. Our services include structural engineering design, preparation of contract documents, seismic reports & upgrades, structural investigations, construction administration, and designs for equipment supports and specialty structures. Our staff are experienced and current with the latest Design, Building Codes, and Material Codes for reinforced concrete, pre-cast concrete, post-tensioned concrete, tilt-up concrete, structural steel, load-bearing steel stud, wood, and masonry.

Bush, Bohlman & Partners LLP strive to provide structural engineering excellence and value for their clients through creativity and conscientiousness. We believe our creative, conceptual approach can be of immense benefit to architectural solutions and that early joint participation of the architect and engineer during preliminary design is essential. Bush, Bohlman & Partners LLP have nurtured a staff encompassing a broad range of experience. Constant research and education into the state-of-the-art technology enables our firm to continue to work successfully with many of the most prestigious firms in Western Canada. We have been recognized many times for our valuable contribution to completing projects on time and within budget.

The firm provides consulting services of a consistently high quality. Senior personnel assigned to projects are continuously involved in all phases of our projects, from schematic design phase through to completion of construction. We place particular emphasis on function and economy while maintaining a creative and innovative approach to design that fosters synergy with architects and other members of the Design Team.

Bush, Bohlman & Partners LLP also advocates the principles and practices of integrated and sustainable design. We are experienced in the requirements of LEEDs, have utilized recycled structural components, high fly-ash content concrete, manufactured wood, and passive energy storage principles to reduce the total energy input to a completed project.

Our commitment to complete and accurate documentation along with our knowledge of institutional building systems and requirements has resulted in successful projects. We are committed to providing the quality of design and prompt service that is crucial to meet schedules and produce a successful project.