In the 65 years since its inception, Read Jones Christoffersen Ltd. (RJC) is the oldest and largest consulting engineering firm in Canada who specialize in the field of structural engineering, building sciences, structural restoration and parking planning. Setting us apart as industry leaders in these fields is our level of specialized knowledge, which is second to none in North America. RJC is committed to integrating sustainable design into our clients' projects. RJC's Sustainable Design Group have formalized a Framework to guide our designs and project teams. We work collaboratively with the design team, visiting each strategy and evaluating its potential.
RJCs unique combination of structural engineering, structural restoration and building envelope engineering allows RJC to provide a variety of inter-related professional services in-house. Our principle fields of activity encompass the following:
Structural engineering of buildings and other structures, for new construction, and/or upgrades to existing buildings, as well as building feasibility studies.
Building Condition Assessments for maintenance planning or capital planning.
Depreciation Reports and Reserve Fund Studies.
Structural work for interior renovation and tenant fit projects.
Structural restoration and re-waterproofing of buildings including heritage structures and parking garages, and other buildings subject to moisture induced deterioration.
Building envelope consulting for new construction and building envelope evaluation and rehabilitation of existing buildings.
Prime consulting services for building envelope, structural restoration, parking, and selected structural upgrade projects.
Functional planning of new and existing parking facilities.
Seismic Assessments, Upgrades and Post Disaster Manuals.
Speciality Engineering for fall protection design, glazing systems, and seismic restraints for building contents.