Founded in January 2010, DEI is a small engineering firm located in Reno, Nevada and Ashland, Oregon, that focuses on the structural design of buildings. DEI provides quality structural engineering services to architects, owners, contractors, and developers with a focus on efficiency, constructability and our involvement as a team member on your project. The firm’s staff has over 50 years of experience in the design of residential and commercial projects. DEI’s experience includes designing structures with building materials of wood, masonry, concrete and steel.
Brian Dunagan, P.E., brings 10 years of experience and leadership from Forbes & Dunagan, Inc., 4 years of experience from the Reno and San Francisco based firm MFT Consulting Engineers and 10 years of varied engineering experience in Northern California, Northern Nevada and Lake Tahoe.
Our staff also includes Robert Corbin, M.S., P.E., Erika Hull-Stancliff, EIT, and Chris Blakemore, who is our draftsperson with over 18 years of construction experience and 8 years of progressive AutoCAD and Revit drafting experience.