Josh Richards PE, SE

Josh Richards PE, SE

Principal Portland, OR
  • Discipline Structural Engineering
Contact
  • Education BS, Civil Engineering, Ohio University
  • Affiliations/Licensure American Institute of Steel Construction Structural Engineers Association of Oregon Architecture Foundation of Oregon , Executive Board Member Design-Build Institute of America, Oregon Chapter President, 2020 - 2022; Oregon Chapter Steering Committee Member, 2012 - present Oregon Seismic Safety Policy Advisory Committee; Structural Engineer: OR, WA, CA Civil Engineer: OR, WA, CA, MT
  • Hobbies & Interests Mountain Biking

Background

Josh is motivated by the demands for constant learning in structural engineering to stay on the leading edge as codes change, new materials emerge, and technologies evolve. Working for over 20 years with different types of clients, projects, locations, and materials has helped Josh keep tabs on the pulse of the industry and shape creative solutions. His diverse experience and attention to detail give Josh a well-rounded approach that ensures designs are durable, flexible, and economical. He understands the value of relationships and good communication skills, working easily with multiple disciplines to realize integrated solutions that deliver a successful project.