Media Center

Gallery

A holiday tradition: the Thanksgiving International Potluck is an eagerly anticipated celebration!

News
November 18, 2022
We were pleased to celebrate the Topping Out of UrbA with CBG Building Company and Davis Carter Scott architects.
News
November 08, 2022
"Howard University’s Office of Real Estate Development and Capital Asset Management (REDCAM) has chosen several visionary architecture and engineering teams to support
News
November 01, 2022
Antonio “Tony” Ivory, a Senior Engineering Technician with SK&A, was awarded first place in the 2022 International Concrete Repair Institute (ICRI) Concrete Repair Tradesman Recognition Awards!
News
October 27, 2022
SK&A provided the structural engineering services for this new 200,000-square-foot, four-story, innovative high school facility.
Gallery

When you have a great team to work with, every day may feel like a picnic. But, nothing beats the real thing: a sunny afternoon at Lone Oak Farm Brewery!

News
October 19, 2022
Among the “Stars of Design” winning AIA|DC Honors, are The Royal Norwegian Embassy Renovation, 4300 Wilson, and The Silva.
News
October 14, 2022
As the Structural Engineers for this project, our team used cantilevers in the design of the angular balconies and bay windows which will provide tenants and visitors with views of the Washington Monument, the U.S. Capitol and the Anacostia and Potomac rivers.
News
October 06, 2022
The NAIOP DC|MD Annual Awards of Excellence Honors outstanding achievements in local commercial real estate.  SK&A projects received a total of eight awards at this pres
Gallery

The SK&A Fun Committee hosted a happy hour to celebrate all of the work our team has done on this massive waterfront development!

Gallery

These winning projects highlight and honor the extraordinary teamwork between general contractors, architects and engineers, specialty contractors and material suppliers.

Gallery

SK&A gladly supports Communities In Schools of NOVA (CIS Nova) through sponsorship of and engagement in events like this one, the 2022 Back to School Bash!

Event
November 03, 2022

Join SK&A at the NCSEA Structural Engineering Summit in Chicago.

Event
October 12, 2022

Join SK&A and countless other members of the Design and Construction community who have contributed to the development of The Wharf DC!

Gallery

Construction is underway on this Rockville, Maryland development by Saul Centers Inc. Anchored by a Wegmans, Phase I is scheduled to deliver in 2024

Event
September 28, 2022

Ideas the design team can implement to reduce the embodied carbon of a building and support the environmental goals for the project.

Gallery

This award recognized the Spy Museum as one of the top steel building projects in the United States. IDEAS² stands for “Innovative Design in Engineering and Architecture with Structural Steel.”

Gallery

The structure features dramatically angled floor-to-ceiling windows, a landscaped terrace over the rear portico, and numerous cantilevered balconies. The building design utilized an undrained (bathtub) basement, supported by auger cast pile foundations, and hydrostatic slabs with integral pile caps.

News
September 08, 2022
This striking building has been announced as a Project Finalist in the National Council of Structural Engineers Associations (NCSEA) Structural Engineering Excellence (SEE) Awards in the category of New Buildings $80-200 Million.
Gallery

Harvey Cleary hosted the Topping Out celebration for the Scottish Rite Apartments, a 158-unit luxury apartment building in DC’s 16th Street Historic District.

Gallery

We gathered to honor and celebrate a key member of our team who has faithfully served at SK&A for 25 years: Tony Ivory!

News
August 03, 2022
Two SK&A projects won awards in the ENR MidAtlantic Best Projects competition: The Benjamin Banneker High School and the Capitol Hill Montessori at Logan.
Event
August 01, 2022

The Washington Nationals vs the New York Mets - a fun night at the ballpark!

Gallery

Elizabeth Seton High School is a place where young women are empowered to learn, lead, and serve others. SK&A has a rich history of partnering with this Bladensburg, Maryland high school over the years.

News
July 21, 2022
These projects won USGBC National Capital Region Community Leader Awards, honoring innovative, high-performance projects that are leading the way to a greener tomorrow for all in the DMV region.
News
July 12, 2022
Monument Realty is planning a development with two new 11-story towers just a block from the Chinatown Metro Station. The design team includes Hickok Cole architects, DCS Design, and SK&A Structural Engineers.
News
July 08, 2022
The design of the recently renovated Royal Norwegian Embassy honors the country’s rich heritage of woodworking, shipbuilding, and fisheries by incorporating architectural and structural elements that reflect these traditions.
News
July 06, 2022
These projects are finalists for the USGBC National Capital Region Community Leader Awards, honoring innovative, high-performance projects that are leading the way to a greener tomorrow for all in the DMV region.
News
June 30, 2022
Sitting between the Nationals ballpark and the Anacostia River, construction of Parcel I at The Yards is well underway. SK&A joined Brookfield Properties, Hitt Contracting, and Perkins Eastman for the Topping Out celebration.
News
June 29, 2022
We are pleased to promote several outstanding team members who have each demonstrated a commitment to ensuring client satisfaction, pursuing individual growth, and seeking ways to contribute to the firm.
News
June 28, 2022
An environment designed for those who create high-end living and travel experiences for others.SK&A Structural Engineers performed the structural engineering and also designed the stairs for this eye-catching project.
Gallery

SK&A Staff gathered at both the DC and Potomac offices for an Ice Cream Social in celebration of Women in Engineering Day.

News
June 21, 2022
When the Montgomery County Little League reached out for help building a new scoreboard, SK&A stepped up, working pro bono to serve as the Structural Engineer-of-Record and the Special Inspector during the design and quality control phases of the project.
Event
June 18, 2022

The SK&A Fun Committee invited all employees (and their loved ones) out to Caboose Commons on Saturday for drinks, apps, and laughs.

News
June 13, 2022
SK&A was pleased to sponsor the driving range for the 85th Annual Washington Building Congress Golf Outing. Held at the beautiful Golf Club of Lansdowne, this event brought together construction and design professionals from around the Washington region for a day of networking, camaraderie, and, of course, golf.
cover photo
Gallery

The Well, managed by DC Greens, is an “intergenerational farm and community wellness space” that will offer a pick-your-own flower garden, herb and pollinator gardens, a chicken coop, farm stand, library, and even an amphitheater. SK&A provided the structural design pro bono, as a way to give back to the DC community.

News
June 09, 2022
Hundreds of professionals from the Washington D.C. area design, construction and real estate communities came together to raise money for Type 1 Diabetes (T1D) research at the 2022 JDRF Real Estate Games.
News
June 08, 2022
SK&A’s Rope Access Team members Justin Long, PE, RWC, REWC, BECxP and David Klein, EIT spent the week training in rope access equipment: skills, knots, anchoring systems, and rescue procedures. 
News
June 07, 2022
Keeping Clients Happy - That is a priority around here.  SK&A Principals sat down with our engineering staff to share what they have learned over the years about how to best serve our clients.
News
May 18, 2022
The striking brick structure at 1445 New York Ave. NW, in Washington D.C., known as the Suntrust Bank Building, was originally constructed in 1888.
News
May 19, 2022
SK&A joined Developer Redbrick for the groundbreaking of The Douglass, the first of six buildings at the massive Bridge District Mixed-Use Megadevelopment.
Event
May 19, 2022

SK&A Associate Matthew Herringa, PE was among the guest speakers providing unique insights into the architecture, engineering, and construction of the notable buildings along this 1-mile walking tour.

Gallery

195,000 hours worked and 1,900 truckloads of concrete placed thus far.

Event
May 02, 2022

We raise a toast to our Administrative professionals who work tirelessly behind the scenes to support our engineering staff and clients! They enjoyed a much-deserved Happy Hour on Monday evening.

Event
April 30, 2022

Our SK&A team ran 9 legs totaling nearly 60 miles: from the C&O Canal in Brunswick, MD, past the beautiful Monocacy Aqueduct, past historic Riley’s Lock and Great Falls, and finishing at the SW Waterfront in DC.

Event
April 30, 2022

Teams around the country volunteered their time on home repair and rehabilitation projects that help low-income homeowners live in safety, warmth, and independence.

News
April 27, 2022
SK&A sends heartfelt thanks to all of our amazing administrative professionals for the work they do each and every day.
Gallery

The DC Bilingual Public Charter school addition is nearly complete!

Event
April 20, 2022

SK&A joined DC Mayor Muriel Bowser for the groundbreaking of the Joy Evans Therapeutic Recreation Center in Southeast DC.

News
April 15, 2022
For the second year in a row, SK&A was listed on the Washington Business Journal's corporate diversity index for small companies in the greater DC area.