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June 03, 2021
SK&A’s work at the International Spy Museum was a feature article in the June issue of Modern Steel Construction magazine.
Storey Park Rendering
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The reverse king post truss is both an architectural and structural feature for Storey Park. 

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May 05, 2021
The 2021 Urban Land Institute (ULI) Americas Awards for Excellence finalists were recently announced and SK&A’s work on the Wheaton Revitalization Project was included as one of the 23 finalists across North and South America. 
News
May 03, 2021
The 2021 WBC Craftsmanship Award winners were recently announced with a virtual presentation program slated for August 2021.
Event
April 21, 2021

On Wednesday April 21st, SK&A Project Manager, Nima Arjomandnia, PE, and Project Engineers, Maurice O’Connor, PE, and Matt Holtschneider, EIT conducted a virtual presentation on the The Wharf for the ASCE Iowa Section’s joint meeting with the Central IOWA YMG and the ISU Student Chapter. 

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April 09, 2021
SK&A Project Manager, Michael Camarda, PE is a recipient of the 2021 International Concrete Repair Institute’s (ICRI) 40 Under 40 Award.
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March 19, 2021
SK&A is proud to be listed amongst the Washington Business Journal's new corporate diversity index for small companies list in the greater DC area. 
News
March 03, 2021
For the 8th consecutive year, SK&A is listed amongst the Washington Business Journal's annual ranking of the largest engineering firms in the greater DC area. 
Event
February 24, 2021

On Wednesday February 24th, SK&A Principal, Walid Choueiri, PE, SE, and Project Manager, Catherine Pastoor, PE, SE conducted a virtual presentation on the International Spy Museum for the ASCE Iowa Section’s joint meeting with the Central IOWA YMG and the ISU Student Chapter. 

Glulam Frames Installation at Chancery Entrance
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SK&A team members Hakan Onel, PE, SE, Dan Cocciardi, PE, SE, and Sarah Stocks PE, SE, worked alongside Fentress Architects to design a unique glulam framing solution, which was recently installed at the Norwegian Embassy renovation project in Washington, DC.

News
January 08, 2021
We're proud to announce our most recent staff promotions.   See the link below to learn more about our featured staff members:
Blog
December 04, 2020

Sr. Principal and head of SK&A's Structural Repair & Restoration (R&R) Division, David Rodler, PE details how the division formed.

Event
December 02, 2020

The 2020 CREW DC Awards were held virtually on Wednesday, December 2, 2020.

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November 13, 2020

For the fourth year in a row, SK&A was featured as an honoree in the Washington Business Journal’s Corporate Philanthropy issue. 

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November 05, 2020

The National Council of Structural Engineers Associations' (NCSEA) Excellence in Structural Engineering Awards were announced during the virtual Structural Engineering Summit on Thursday, November 5, 2020. 

Event
October 14, 2020

The 18th annual NAIOP DC | MD Awards of Excellence Gala took place virtually on October 14, 2020.

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October 02, 2020
   
Blog
September 11, 2020

Charmaine, Azer and our guest contributors discuss the booming 80's.

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In celebration of our 60th Anniversary, SK&A performed "60 Good Deeds for 60 Years" giving back to our local community, and beyond, through charitable donations and volunteer activities.

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Take a trip down memory lane with us through 1970s building design. 

Blog
August 07, 2020

Charmaine and Azer continue their discussion of his experiences and SK&A's beginnings – this time focusing on the 70s

Blog
July 27, 2020

Check out our Video Chat w/Azer about SK&A in the 60s

Blog
July 17, 2020

Charmaine Josiah, SK&A's Marketing & BD Manager recently spoke with our Founding Principal, Azer Kehnemui, DSc, PE, (the “K” in SK&A) to reflect on our firm’s beginnings...

News
July 15, 2020
On Wednesday, July 15, 2020, SK&A Principal, Scott Stewart, PE, SE was inducted as Chairperson of the Structural Engineers Association - Metropolitan Washington (SEA-MW).
Founding Principal, Alex Smislova, PE, the "S" of SK&A.
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View images from the 1960's era of our firm's history.

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July is the midst of the dog days of summer, but the sunny weather is also great for site visits!

News
July 08, 2020
From April to June 2020, SK&A Associate, Bing Rao, PE participated in the Life Preservation Initiative, a large charity donation operation that provided over one million pieces of personal protective equipment (PPE) to various local hospitals and inner-city community charity organizations.
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We're grateful to have many projects that continue to push forward, despite the challenges of our current times.  Located in Southwest DC, Jefferson Middle School sits across the str

News
April 27, 2020
SK&A is proud to have made the Washington Business Journal's annual ranking of the largest engineering firms in the greater DC area for seven years in a row!  Ranked at #17, the list was c
News
March 20, 2020
As COVID-19 and the nation's response continues to evolve, we wanted to convey our commitment to continued service, and the safety of our staff and community. 
Event
March 12, 2020

On Thursday, March 12, 2020, SK&A’s Washington, DC office participated in the Phelps Architecture, Construction, and Engineering (ACE) High School’s 5th Annual Shadow Day.

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March 07, 2020

SK&A was a contributing Gold Sponsor at this year’s Structural Engineers Association of Metropolitan Washington's (SEA-MW) Excellence in Structural Engineering Awards Gala.

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February 27, 2020

SK&A participated in the Penn State American Society of Civil Engineers' (ASCE) Student Chapter Career Fair on Thursday, February 27, 2020 held at the Nittany Lion Inn. 

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February 13, 2020

On Thursday, February 13, 2020, the Baltimore/Washington Chapter of the International Concrete Repair Institute (ICRI) along with the American Concrete Institute (ACI) held a joint dinner meeting at Maggiano’s Tysons Galleria in McLean, VA.

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February 13, 2020 to February 14, 2020

SK&A Principal, Brent Stephens and Assistant Project Manager, Sarwar Siddiqui were co-presenters on the topic of Forensics Investigation and Maintenance Techniques to Avoid Litigation during the University of Texas at Austin's Forensics Engineering Conference. 

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February 06, 2020

On Thursday, February 6, 2020, SK&A sponsored the engineering-themed edition of CREW's Real Estate Lunch Club held at Phelps Architecture, Construction and Engineering High School in Washington, DC.

News
February 04, 2020
SK&A Project Manager, Justin Long, PE, RWC, BECxP, is a recipient of the 2020 International Concrete Repair Institute’s (ICRI) 40 Under 40 Award.  Voted by their peers, the award recognize
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SK&A team members Seth Rogge, Naina Bhanot, and Ahmed Al Rahmani attended the topping out party for Eckington Yards, a new residential and retail development located in NE, Washington, DC.

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SK&A team members Hakan Onel, Daniel Cocciardi, and Sarah Stocks attended the topping out party for the American Physical Therapy Association’s (APTA) new headquarters building in Alexandria, VA.

News
January 06, 2020
We're proud to announce our most recent staff promotions.  
Event
November 24, 2019 to December 02, 2019

SK&A teamed with Cooper Carry Architects and GHT Limited and competed in this year's CanstructionDC competition.

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On Thursday, November 21, 2019, SK&A Associate Bing Rao, PE, along with Terry Pattillo, AIA from Woodworks/Wood Products Council were co-presenters on the topic of Mass Timber: Engineering Modern Timber Structures at the Urban Land Institute's HQ.

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On Thursday, November 14, 2019, Justin Long, PE, RWC, BECxP, a project manager from our Repair & Restoration Division, conducted a facade evaluation at 2100 M Street, NW via rope access.

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November 11, 2019

From November 11-13, 2019, the International Concrete Repair Institute’s (ICRI) annual Fall Convention was held at the DoubleTree by Hilton in Philadelphia, PA. 

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November 11, 2019

On Monday, November 11, 2019, SK&A participated in the Lafayette-Lehigh ASCE Student Chapter's Civil Engineering Career Fair. 

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November 08, 2019

SK&A attended the Washington Business Journal’s Corporate Philanthropy Awards celebration on November 8th at the Grand Hyatt Washington, DC.

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November 07, 2019

On Thursday, November 7, 2019, SK&A attended the International Concrete Repair Institute (ICRI) Baltimore/Washington Chapter’s Awards Banquet held at the Hotel at the University of Maryland.

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November 06, 2019

SK&A supported Higher Achievement DC Metro as a Cum Laude Sponsor at their annual Going Places Gala held at the REACH at the Kennedy Center.