MGA Structural Engineers, Inc. is a Colorado Springs, Colorado-based consulting structural engineering firm founded in April 1996 by Michael Gaines, P.E. Previously, Michael Gaines was Vice President and Manager of Morgan & Associates, Inc. since 1979. MGA provides expert engineering services along the Front Range of Colorado, Wyoming and Montana and prides itself on producing quality projects that are on schedule and within budget.
Project engineering management is provided by Principals Kevin Roth, P.E. and Jon Dietrich, P.E. Structural engineering support is provided by Michael Gaines, P.E., Adam Balsiger, E.I., Jeremy Montoya, E.I. and Jonathan Callahan E.I.. Projects are drafted by Kevin Gregg and Brian Samberson. Combined, this staff has more than 100 years engineering and 35 years drafting experience in structural engineering.
The structural engineering experience of this staff is very extensive. Completed projects include: AIRPORTS, BRIDGES, HOSPITALS, MEDICAL FACILITIES, LIBRARIES, INDUSTRIAL, AGRICULTURAL, UTILITY, OFFICE BUILDINGS, LAW ENFORCEMENT FACILITIES, EDUCATIONAL and RECREATIONAL FACILITIES, HOTELS, CHURCHES, SHOPPING CENTERS, PARKING STRUCTURES, MILITARY FACILITIES, and MANUFACTURING FACILITIES.
MGA Structural Engineers, Inc. has been qualified to provide structural engineering services for the Colorado State Buildings Program, which include higher education facilities, Colorado Department of Corrections and Colorado Department of Transportation. MGA also has an open-end contract with the City of Colorado Springs / Pikes Peak Rural Transportation Authority and Colorado College for as needed structural engineering services.
MGA Structural Engineers, Inc. uses state of the art tools for design and drafting. CAD workstations use the most current AutoCAD and Revit Structure modeling software. Current design codes are used extensively including International Building Code, American Concrete Institute, American Institute of Steel Construction, Military Unified Facilities Criteria, Department of Defense Minimum Antiterrorism Standards for Buildings and the National Design Specifications for Wood Construction.
MGA Structural Engineers, Inc. carries professional liability insurance with Argonaut Insurance Company. MGA Structural Engineers, Inc. also carries statutory worker’s compensation and business insurance with the ACEC Business Insurance Plan. P.E. registrations are currently maintained in Colorado, Wyoming and Montana. Professional society memberships include American Society of Civil Engineers, American Concrete Institute, American Institute of Steel Construction and American Council of Engineering Companies.
MGA Structural Engineers, Inc. has received Rocky Mountain Chapter American Concrete Institute awards in 2007, 2008 and 2009, a Partnership for Community Design award in 2003 and a Masterworks in Masonry award from the Rocky Mountain Masonry Institute in 2004. MGA Structural Engineers, Inc. is a Colorado corporation with privately held stock.
The following pages are a sampling of the projects MGA Structural Engineers, Inc. have worked on: