Utilizing the latest design techniques, engineering concepts, and computer applications, Martin & Chock, Inc. creates structural systems based on their efficiency and economic feasibility, as well as consistency with each projectís program objectives and technical performance criteria. Martin & Chock, Inc. is committed to devising structural systems beneficial to owners, meeting schedule constraints, and maintaining the continuity of design coordination throughout all project phases.

Areas of Expertise: Commercial Buildings, High-Rise Buildings, Hotels, Resorts, Condominiums, Office Buildings, Wind Engineering and Research, Renovations and Repairs, Investigative and Planning Reports, Schools, Military Facilities and ATFP and Blast Analysis, Scientific and Communication Facilities, Seismic Evaluations, Corrosion Investigations and Repairs, Forensic Studies, Residences and Housing, Medical Facilities.

Over the past 20 years, we have been continuously engaged in funded research projects emphasizing wind engineering, seismic engineering and investigations, and tsunami engineering research, building and code development, as well as multi-hazard loss estimation. Sponsors and collaborators include the NASA Office of Earth Science, NOAA, FEMA, the University of Hawaii, and various state and county agencies.

We have specialized expertise and experience in risk analysis, hazard mitigation, benefit/cost analysis, and emergency operations planning for natural disasters and technological hazards, and anti-terrorism force protection (ATFP) planning and security analysis. Martin & Chock has authored FEMA-approved Multi-Hazard Pre-Disaster Mitigation Plans and Emergency Operations Plans that are compliant with NIMS and HSPD-5.