Structural Engineer in Sacramento: Single Family Homes, Apartments, Townhouses

We engineer new high-end custom homes, additions to homes, and seismic retrofits.


We have several years of experience with multifamily residences including wood over concrete podium construction.


If you want to build a hotel or you want us to engineer a luxury home, you have come to the right place.

Residential: Structural Engineering Samples

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Los Angeles four story 60-unit wood apartments over concrete podium with CMU shear walls

Before starting Ensberg Engineering, Luke  Ensberg engineered many projects at a prominent Los Angeles structural engineering firm. The projects on this page demonstrate that design experience.

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Playa Del Rey Luxury Apartments - four story wood apartments over concrete podium

The architect said "let there be light," and wanted units with many large windows. This provided an opportunity to design a hi-tech force transfer shear wall system to accommodate the huge openings while maximizing material economy.


Relates to: Structural engineer in Sacramento, Structural Engineer in San Francisco, Home remodel in Sacramento

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Baxter Custom Home

This uniquely conceptual modern design was brought into being by the ORR Design Office in Sacramento. Ensberg Engineering embraces the engineering challenges inherent in such a special layout and works to help homeowners render their ideas into reality. The design and engineering process was highly collaborative, which is the way it should be.