Daniel Cocciardi, PE, SE

Daniel Cocciardi, PE, SE


Daniel Cocciardi, PE, SE has been an integral part of SK&A since 2006. His diverse portfolio spans commercial office buildings, residential structures, parking facilities, museums, embassies, and specialty structures, including monumental stairs. Dan is known for taking on the most challenging projects and seeing them through to successful completion. His track record includes engineering numerous award-winning projects, such as the International Spy Museum, 901 K Street, L’Enfant Plaza West Retail Renovation, and the Turkish American Community Center. Dan’s technical prowess and extensive experience across various project types are his hallmarks. However, he believes that the key to success lies in actively involving and engaging every member of the project team, internally and externally, to find the best solutions for challenging issues.


  • Repositioning of existing assets with adaptive re-use and large-scale renovations, as well as vertical expansions, using various structural systems
  • Blast assessment studies, special dynamic and seismic analyses of high-rise structures, and analysis and design of vibrationally-sensitive structures


  • Master of Engineering, Structural Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
  • Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York