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Who Is Raft Consulting?

Raft Consulting is a firm that provides structural engineering in North Vancouver, West Vancouver and the surrounding area. We serve architects, homeowners, developers, and contractors with structural design services ​and prepare permit drawings for residential, commercial, retail, and industrial projects.

We specialize in providing structural design services with wood-frame construction for single-family homes, multi-family homes, townhouses, additions, and renovations from permitting stage to the project completion and receipt of the occupancy permit.

Our Services

As a firm that provides structural engineering in North Vancouver, West Vancouver and the surrounding area, some of our services include structural assessment of walls subject to removal for renovation and issuing engineering reports to the strata, design and inspection of seismic restraints for non-structural components, structural assessment of the roofs for the addition of solar panels or other RTUs, deck additions, pergolas, etc.

Here is a list of the services we offer:

● Residential projects, including custom homes, laneway houses, addition, renovation, and alteration

● Commercial projects including office buildings, tenant improvement and mezzanine floor addition

● Industrial facilities and crane supporting structures

● Recreational marinas, boat facilities and docks

● Retaining walls and deck additions

● Light gauge steel stud engineering

● Building condition assessment and reporting existing structural conditions

● Design and inspection of railings and guards

● Structural evaluation of building roofs and walls for additional load or removal

● Seismic restraint for non-structural components, including suspended ceilings, equipment, ductwork, piping, etc.


How Is Our Structural Engineering Services in North Vancouver Different?

We are a boutique firm of structural engineering in North Vancouver dedicated to providing

timely, practical and economical engineering solutions to our clients. We work with our clients to

understand their objectives and provide them with engineering solutions that would help them

achieve their goals in a cost-effective manner.

We treat each project equally and are keen to build a long-term relationship with each of our

clients. Our senior engineers hold the highest academic and engineering credentials and bring a

wealth of knowledge, experience, and expertise to the company.

Where Do We Work?

We serve all the areas of British Columbia and particularly the Northshore of BC, including the City and Districts of North Vancouver, West  Vancouver, Horseshoe Bay, Squamish and Whistler. We are proud to work with small companies, local residents as well as large corporations.

Who Are Our Typical Clients?

We work with a variety of clients across BC. Our typical clients are:

● Architects

● Real Estate Developers

● Contractors

● Homeowners

About Raft Consulting

Our firm which offers structural engineering in North Vancouver, West Vancouver and the surrounding area started in 2019 with the idea of eliminating a large corporation bureaucracy and overhead costs and providing one-to-one cost-effective engineering services to clients.

Our senior engineers have a track record of working in several globally known structural engineering corporations and bring the same expertise with superb quality and much lower cost to our clients.


Contact Us

If you have any questions or require structural engineering services, particularly for a project in North Vancouver, West Vancouver or the surrounding area, please contact us today. We have a team of experts that is ready to jump in and help you with any questions you might have. Give us a call or send us an email to learn more about how we can help.

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