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About Us

Jessen-Wright Structural Engineers was founded in 1996 when principals, Kent Jessen and James Wright, joined to combine their many years of experience.  The primary goal of the company is to provide quality structural designs for a variety of buildings with an emphasis on customer service.  Jessen-Wright has designed projects throughout the United States, including office buildings, several thousand stall parking structures, casinos, high-rise hotels and condominiums, resort properties and many other miscellaneous structures. 

We pride ourselves on our service to our clients.  With Jessen-Wright, each and every project is directly led by a principal of the firm.  Our emphasis is both on quality and on service, throughout the design and construction phases.  We are noted for our impeccable record of meeting project schedules and always being a part of the solution.

Jessen-Wright Structural Engineers is proud of our record of large scale projects with satisfied clients, many of whom are long-time repeat customers.

Our Principals are the active project structural engineers for all project phases, including schematic design, design development, contract documents, and construction administration.


“We strive for creative, efficient, economical structural solutions.”


Why choose Jessen-Wright Structural Engineers?

  • We are experienced and knowledgeable team players.

  • We work efficiently with owners, developers, architects, consultants, contractors, and building departments.

  • We maintain our clients’ best interest through all phases of the project.

  • We strive for creative, efficient, economical structural solutions.

  • We emphasize coordination between consultants to minimize change orders.

  • We produce structural documents that are coordinated, clear, concise, accurate and second to none.

  • We work accurately, quickly and have never missed a deadline.

  • We keep our promises.

  • We are accustomed to working with distant clients and consultants. We bridge the distance through the use of email, file-sharing sites, and overnight delivery. We do the traveling.


This is what we say about ourselves, but what does the industry say?

We encourage you to read the Testimonials to see for yourself.