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The entire staff of BJY is totally committed to providing the highest quality municipal engineering and consulting services to Federal, State, and local governments.

Our staff includes highly experienced professional engineers, structural engineers, security specialists, architects, building officials, certified plans examiners, certified inspectors, structural / seismic researchers, scientists, planners and technicians.  We can be reached at 888-875-5627 or 800-953-6093 any time. Our services include:

Power Plant Building Safety Services
Building Safety Plan Review and Inspection
Federal and State Security Studies
Public Works Plan Review and Inspection
Construction Management Services
Public Works Design and Architectural Services
Land Development Services
Development Services
Water Resources
City Engineering Services
Certified Building Official Services

Our professional full-time staff includes registered and certified individuals who are experienced in a wide array of local disciplines including:

Structural Engineering
Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Fire Protection Engineering 
Security Engineering
Electrical Engineering
ICBO /ICC Certified Inspectors
ICBO /ICC Certified Inspectors
Land Surveying
Certified Energy Plans Examiners



Abbott Laboratories
Aberdeen Proving Ground
Aquaculture Research Center
Addicks Reservoir Watershed
American Airlines
Ames Laboratory
Andrews AFB
Annapolis Laboratory
Annapolis Naval Academy
Annapolis Naval Station
Arkansas Pine Bluff Arsenal
AstroWorld Development Co.
Atlantic City Airport
Atlantic Div., U.S. Navy
Baltimore, Corps of Engineers
Bechtel Corporation
Bergstrom AFB
Bethesda Naval Hospital, DC
Blair House
Bolling AFB
Bolling Naval Research Lab. Brazoria County MUD No. 1
Brazoria County MUD No. 4
Brazoria County MUD No. 5 Bristol-Myers-Squibb
Brookhaven National Lab, DoE
Brooks AFB
Brown and Root, Inc.
Camp Mabry
Capital Metro, Austin
Central City Development
Central Intelligence Agency
Central, USAG Reg. Engrs. Century Development Company Champion Int.
Chesapeake Div., U.S. Navy
Chesapeake FACENGCOM
CISCO Communications
City of Abilene, TX
City of Alvin, TX
City of Angelton, TX
City of Austin, TX
City of Baytown, TX
City of Beaumont, TX
City of Bellaire, TX
City of Beltsville, MD
City of Brenham, TX
City of Carrolton, TX
City of Chatanooga, TN
City of Cleveland, TX
City of Columbia, TX
City of Colusa, CA
City of Conroe, TX
City of Corpus Christi, TX
City of Council Bluffs, IA
City of Dallas, TX
City of Eagle Pass, TX
City of El Campo, TX
City of El Paso, TX
City of Folsom, CA
City of Fort Lauderdale, FL
City of Freeport, TX
City of Friendswood, TX
City of Galveston, TX
City of Glendale, AZ
City of Goodyear, AZ
City of Horizon City, TX
City of Houston, TX
City of Huntsville, TX
City of Jacinto City, TX
City of Kerrville, TX
City of Killeen, TX
City of La Porte, TX
City of Lareda, TX
City of League City, TX
City of Lehi City, UT
City of Liberty, TX
City of Livingston, TX
City of Lodi, CA
City of Lubbock, TX
City of Lufkin, TX
City of McAllen, TX
City of Mesquite, NV
City of Milpitas, CA
City of Missouri City, TX
City of Navasota, TX
City of New Braunfels, TX
City of North Las Vegas, NV
City of Pasadena, TX
City of Pearland, TX
City of Prescott, AZ
City of Richmond, TX
City of San Antonio, TX
City of San Marcos, TX
City of Schulenberg, TX
City of Sealy, TX
City of Sherman, TX
City of Stafford, TX
City of Sugar Land, TX
City of Taylor, TX
City of Texarkana, TX
City of Texas City, TX
City of Tomball, TX
City of Tucson, AZ
City of West, TX
City of Williams, CA
City of Yuba City, CA
Clinard-Thomas Interests
Compaq Computer
Conoco, Inc.
Corona Naval Facility
County of Brazoria
County of Colusa
County of Elkco
County of Fort Bend
County of Harris
County of Montgomery
County of Nevada
County of Sutter
Crosby I.S.D.
Dallas Area Rapid Transit
Dallas NAS
Dallas Water Utilities
Dallas Corp of Engineers
Dallas/Fort Worth Intl. Airport
Dell Computer
DOW Chemical Company
Eastern, USAF Reg. Engrs.
Eden Corporation
ElectroCom Automation
Ellington Air Field
Ethyl Corporation
European Bio Control Lab.
Exxon Chemical Company
Fairfield Inns
Fallbrook Missile Complex
FDCC Norfolk, USCG
Federal Emergency Mgt Agcy.
Food and Drug Administration
Fort Belvoir
Fort Bend County MUD No. 2
Fort Bliss
Fort Detrick Naval Log Ctr. Fort Hood
Fort Lee
Fort Meade
Fort Myer
Fort Ritchie
Fort Sam Houston
Fort Sill
Fort Worth, Corps. of Eng.
Gaylord Design Services
General Dynamics Co.
General Electric Co.
General Homes Corporation
General Motors Co.
General Services Adm.
GMU School of Law
Goddard Space Flight Center
Goodfellow AFB
Gulf Coast Waste Dis. Auth.
Haliburton Co.
Harris Corporation
Harris Co. Flood Control Dist.
Harris County Toll Road Auth.
Hermann Hospital
Hill Regional Jail Authority
Holbrook Radar Bomb Site
Homecraft Development
Houston Fire Department
Houston Fuel Oil Terminal
Houston Lighting & Power Co.
Houston Police Department
Howard AFB
Huntsville, Corps of Engineers
IBM Corporation
Idaho National Eng. Lab.
Indian Head Naval Ord. Station
Iowa Ammunition Plant
JFK International Airport
Kansas City, Corps of Eng.
Kelly AFB
Kingsville NAS
Kirtland AFB
La Guardia Airport
Lackland AFB
Langley AFB
Laughlin AFB
Lavaca/Navidad River Auth.
Lawrence Livermore Natl. Lab
Little Rock Corps of Engineers
Livestock & Poultry
Lone Star Army Ammunition Plant
Loral Federal Systems
Los Alamos National Lab
Love Field Airport, TX
Lower Colorado River Auth.
Lower Neches Valley Auth.
LTV Aerospace
Maencor, Inc.
Marriott Corporation
Maryland State Highway
Mason & Hangar/Silas  Co.
McAlester Army Ammo Plant
Metro National Corporation
Metro Transit Auth. of Harris
Micron Technology, Inc.
Mission Glen M.U.D.
Mississippi State University
Missouri River, Corps of Engs.
Mitchell Development Co.
Mobil Co.
Mobile, Corps of Engineers
Montgomery Co. Drainage
Moore Air Base
Morrison Police Dept.
Motorola, Inc.
Nabisco Biscuit Company
National Aquarium, WDC
Natl. Bonsai Penjing Museum
National Center for Agriculture
National Institute of Health
National Plant Quarantine Ctr.
National Security Agency
National Wildlife Research Ctr.
Naval Air
Naval Ord. Missile Test Station
Naval Station Galveston
Naval Station Ingleside
Naval Surface WPNS Ctr.
Nevada Test Site, DoE
Norfolk Naval Shipyard
Norfolk, Corps of Engineers
North Atlantic, Corps of Eng.
Northern Division, U.S. Navy
Ntl. Comm. on Water Quality Oak Ridge National Lab., DoE
Omaha, Corps of Engineers
Oscar Mayer Foods
Paklank Corporation
Panama International Airport
Panama Planning Project
Pantex Plant
Patuzent Naval Hospital
Patuzent River NAS
Pennzoil Tunnel
Pentagon, DC
Philadelphia Mint
Port Authority of Freeport
Port Auth. of Tx. Deepwater
Port Authority Beaumont
Port Authority Galveston
Port Authority Sabine Pass
Port Authority Houston
Quaker Oats
Randolph AFB
Rayford Municipal Utility Dist.
Residence Inns
Riverwalk Dev. Corp., TX
Rockwell International
Rocky Flats, DoE
Sacramento, Corps of Eng.
Sam Houston Tollway
San Jacinto College District
San Jacinto River Authority
Sandia National Lab.,  DoE
Savannah Airport Commission
Savannah, Corps of Eng.
Shell Oil Company
Sheppard AFB
Sohio Petroleum
Southwyck Limited Sperry-Univac
State of Utah University
Stategic Air Command, USAF
Strategic Petroleum Reserve
Superconducting Super Collider
Texas A&M Univ. Galveston
Texas A&M University
Texas Department of Corr.
Texas Dept. of Transporation
Texas Instruments
Texas National Guard
Texas Ntl. Lab. Commission
Texas Parks and Wildlife
Texas Southern University
Texas Tech University
Texas Turnpike Authority
The United States of America
The Whitehouse
Tinker AFB
Town of Fountain Hills, AZ
Town of Gilbert, AZ
Town of Loomis, CA
Town of Paradise Valley, AZ
Town of Queen Creek, AZ
Transwestern Properties
Trinity River Authority
Tulsa, Corps of Engineers
U.S. Air Force
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
U.S. Dep. of Agriculture
U.S. Department of Defense
U.S. Department of Energy
U.S. Department of Interior
U.S. Geological Survey
U.S. Home Corporation
U.S. National Arboretum
U.S. Naval Observatory
U.S. Naval Station Puerto Rico
U.S. Navy
U.S. Navy Facilities Eng.
U.S. Postal Office, Mt. Savage
U.S. Postal Office, Alexandria
U.S. Post Office, Bala Cynwd
U.S. Post Office, Brandywine
U.S. Post Office, Burtonsville
U.S. Post Office, Castor Sta.
U.S. Postal Office, Columbus
U.S. Postal Office, Cont. Sta.
U.S. Postal Office, Dayton
U.S. Postal Office, Edgewater
U.S. Postal Office, Grossback
U.S. P.O., Havre De Grace
U.S. Postal Office, Holland
U.S. Postal Office, Homesburg
U.S. Postal Office, La Plata
U.S. Postal Office, Laurel
U.S. Postal Office, Middle City
U.S. Postal Office, Mt. Airy
U.S. P.O., Reeynoldsburg
U.S. Postal Office, Rockville
U.S. P.O., Severna Park
U.S. P.O., Shady Grove
U.S. Post Office, Silver Spring
U.S. P.O., S. A. Arundel
U.S. Postal Office, Springboro
U.S. Postal Office, Toledo
U.S. Post Office, Westminster
U.S. Robotic Science Eng.
U.S. State Department
U.S. Dept. of Treasury
University of Houston
University of Texas
USAF Medical Center
Utah Division of Facilities
Veterans Adm. Hospital
Vice-President of the U.S.
Virginai DoT
VA Surface Weapons Ctr.
Vought Aerospace
Walter Reed Army Medical
WaterWorld, Houston, TX
Western Atlas International
Western Division, U.S. Navy
Westinghouse Corporation
White Sands Missile Range
Woodlands Development Co.


LOCAL AREA OFFICES - as of 12/2001

    , TX   512 231.8900
    9050 N. Capital of Texas Highway, Bldg. 3, 170, Austin, TX 78759
    Fax 512 231.9052  
    Email [email protected]


  • Rockville, MD   301 208.2600
    1375 Piccard Drive, Third Floor 350, Rockville, MD 20850
    Fax 301 208.2601   Email [email protected] or  [email protected]


  • Washington, D.C.   202 338.5400
    2020 K Street, Washington, D.C. 20006
    Email [email protected]


  • Houston, TX   713 571.1600
    1100 Louisiana Street, Third Floor 380, Houston, TX 77042
    Fax 713 977.4781   Email [email protected]


  • Phoenix, AZ   602 322.0127
    111 West Monroe, Third Floor 314, Phoenix, AZ 85003
    Fax 602 322.0153   Email [email protected]


  • American Fork, UT   801 492.0940
    677 East 730 South, First Floor 104, American Fork, UT 84003
    Fax 801 492.0942   Email [email protected]


  • Pleasanton, CA   925 251.9000
    5776 Stoneridge Mall Rd., Third Floor 325, Pleasanton, CA 94588
    Fax 925 251.9100   Email [email protected]


  • Sacramento, CA   916 564.9600
    1450 Halyard Drive, First Floor, West Sacramento, CA, 95691
    Fax 916 372.6759   Email [email protected]


  • San Diego, CA   800 963.6053
    402 West Broadway, 4th Floor, San Diego, CA 92101
    Fax 619 523.0337   Email
    [email protected]

  • San Francisco, CA   415 989.0000
    44 Montgomery St., San Francisco, CA 94104
    Fax 925 251.9100   Email
    [email protected]

  • SeattleWA   206 264.8400
    Norton Bldg. 801 2nd Ave. 3rd Floor ,Seattle WA 98104
    Fax 206 264.2729   Cell 206 850.9650
    Email [email protected]


  • Tucson, AZ   520 791.2222
    33 North Stone Avenue, 1815 Tucson, AZ 85701
    Fax 520 791.3040   Email
    [email protected]



BJY is one of the nation's oldest and most respected municipal engineering and architectural consulting firms.  The firm was established in 1947 in Houston, Texas, and has a continual focus of providing high quality municipal engineering and architectural services to government entities.  Throughout a long and successful history, the firm has earned many awards for national and international services.  BJY has continued to grow, and currently is ranked as a top consulting firm. To serve the continually-changing needs of our clients, BJY utilizes state-of-the-art technology and the experience and expertise of our staff to provide the following services:

Complete Municipal Engineering and Code Services Planning and Programming Building Safety Services Government Security Studies Full Service Engineering and Architecture   Blast Engineering Architectural Renovation and Reuse Services Complete Public Works Engineering Design Public Works Construction Management Advanced Technology and Biotechnology Laboratories Semiconductor Fab



BJY provides model code development consulting services for building officials, building owners, design professionals and manufacturers. The BJY staff has over fifty years of experience in responding to local and state jurisdictions, building officials and others involved in code development.

Scott M. Matheson Courthouse, Salt Lake City, Utah. BJY provided Code Interpretation and Inspection Services for this $75 million state project.


BJY provides complete integrated project management, inspection, plan review, construction document control, special inspection program administration, and permit records management services for large scale commercial and industrial building projects.Hanford

Hanford Energy Park power project, Hanford, California. BJY is providing Chief Building Official, Plan Review and Inspection Services for this project.


BJY's qualifications are approved by the California Energy Commission's Engineering Division ("CEC").  BJY has been so approved to provide chief building official ("CBO"), plan review, inspection, fire protection plan review and inspection, in addition to other engineering services for the many new power plants, transmission lines, substations, switchyards and high pressure gas piping systems presently under construction and to be constructed. BJY acts for and under the direction of the State of California.

Recent 2001 California projects include the ongoing 95 mW Peaker Plant in the City of Hanford, owned by GWF Power Systems of Pittsburg, California. This project also includes the linears of 3.7 miles of 16-inch high-pressure gas line and 1.7 miles of overhead transmission lines. In the City of Blythe, California, BJY is providing all inspection services for the 520 mW Blythe Energy Power Plant Project. For the City of Morro Bay, BJY has prepared ordinances for code adoption, supplied support engineering services, and assisted in the creation of a Board of Appeals for the 1200 mW Cogeneration facility owned by Duke Energy. In Kern County, BJY recently provided inspection and engineering services for 14 miles of transmission lines, the substation and switching station for the 1100 mW La Paloma Cogeneration Project. 

Additional 2001 California power plant awards include the GWF / Henrietta Peaker Project. This project is to the south of and contiguous with Pacific Gas and Electric Company's Henrietta Substation, which is approximately 20 miles southwest of Hanford, in unincorporated Kings County, California. The project is a nominal 91.4 mW, simple-cycle power plant, on a seven-acre fenced site within a 20-acre parcel. The


BJY provides complete building, mechanical, plumbing, electrical and fire code inspection services for residential, commercial and industrial building projects. BJY staff members are ICBO / ICC certified and licensed.

Rice-Eccles Stadium, Salt Lake City, Utah. BJY provided Building Inspection Services for this $45 million renovation of Opening Stadium for the 2002 Winter Olympic Games.


BJY provides complete Building Department      Administration services, including inspection, plan review, special inspection program administration, code consulting, development review, permit issuance, database management, statistical reporting, and clerical support.

Micron Technology, Lehi, Utah.  For this $2.5 billion project, BJY provided Total Administrative Functions, Plan Review, and Building and Site Inspections.





BJY provides federal and state certified security services for power plants, water plants and distribution, biotechnology / biochemical laboratories, federal facilities, and state facilities.  Additional security services are provided by BJY Companies companies for major airport, ground transportation, port, general aviation, point of entry, and US Customs facilities.


BJY provides model code consulting services for building officials, owners, design professionals and construction contractors in the areas of Alternate Materials and Methods of Construction, technical code study reports and project coordination. The BJY staff is CABO/ICC certified.

Bellagio Hotel
Bellagio Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada. For this $1.5 billion project, BJY provided Code Interpretation and Plan Review Services.

ARCHITECTURAL and ENGINEERING CONSULTING  BJY provides architectural and engineering design services through affiliate corporation Bernard Johnson Corporation. These services are performed by state-licensed architects and engineers.  BJY has a diverse and well-experienced staff of rofessional engineers, architects, certified inspectors, planners, and technicians.

line. Natural gas for the facility will be delivered via approximately 2.2 miles of new 12-inch pipeline that will connect to the existing Southern California Gas Company (SoCalGas) Line 800 transmission pipeline. The project will use two General Electric LM6000 PC Sprint combustion turbine generators (CTGs), each with a base load nominal output of 46.9 mW at annual average conditions. GWF Energy LLC will construct, own, and operate the Henrietta Power Project.

Recently, the California Energy Commission awarded to BJY the GWF /Tracy Peaker Project. GWF proposes to build and operate the project, a nominal 169 mW, simple-cycle power plant, on a nine-acre fenced site within a 40-acre parcel in an unincorporated portion of San Joaquin County. The Tracy Biomass power plant is approximately 0.6 miles to the northwest. The project consists of the power plant, an onsite 230-kilovolt (kV) switchyard, an onsite natural gas supply interconnection, an approximately five-mile 230 kV electric transmission line, an approximately 1,470-foot water supply pipeline, and improvements to an existing dirt access road approximately one mile in length. In Arizona, BJY currently supplies engineering support, building official, plan review and ICBO inspection services for the Town of Gila Bend, where we also provide full regulatory services for the 2080 mW Panda Power Project and the 750 mW Power Partners Cogeneration Plant currently under construction.
Transmission lines for the La Paloma 230-kV facility in Kern County,  California.  BJY performed Construction Review for the transmission lines and switchyard.

BJY’s experience in providing chief building official, engineering, plan review and/or building inspection services for power projects totals 5,745 mW of generating facilities to date during 2001. These services satisfy both the owner, by fast-track, pragmatic teamwork, and the jurisdiction, by ensuring that code safety standards are correctly implemented.


BJY provides complete building, mechanical, plumbing, electrical, sprinkler and fire-life safety plan review services for residential, commercial, structural, and industrial building projects. BJY staff members are ICBO /ICC certified and licensed.

Las Vegas Industrial Park Motor Speedway, Las Vegas, Nevada. BJY provided Plan Review and Code Consulting Services for this $2 million project.

The Space Needle, Seattle, Washington. BJY provided Structural and Architectural Plan Review Services for the $885,000 renovation of this historic landmark. The remodel added an additional story, restaurants and basement.
La Posada Resort, Paradise Valley, Arizona, for which BJY provided Plan Review Services.



BJY provides civil engineering consulting services for all phases of the development process.  Our services include planning, zoning, engineering, surveying, and construction management.  Our development experience ranges from multi-phased master planned developments to single phase projects for all types of residential, commercial and industrial properties.  In addition, our extensive knowledge of local government regulations allows us to successfully complete projects in a timely manner.

Chamber of Commerce Building, Las Vegas, Nevada. BJY performed Plan Review Services for this $1 million project.



BJY provides complete site design plan review services for residential, commercial, and industrial projects. The BJY staff has experience in representing the interests of their municipal, county, state, and federal agency clients.

Mandalay Bay Hotel,  Las Vegas, Nevada. BJY provided Plan Review Services for this $950 million project.


BJY provides diversified experience for both large and small municipal projects. BJY and its affiliates provide many types of designs, from roads and bridges to vehicle maintenance facilities, and all types of underground utilities. Water resource and management services are available for handling your drainage study and drainage structure design requirements.


BJY provides complete structural engineering services by reason of its 54 year history of structural engineering and its current high ratio of structural engineers to total engineers.  

Please see our Structural Engineering Statement of Qualifications, and the www.bjy.com home page.


BJY and its affiliates can provide for all your planning and landscape design requirements. Utilizing community involvement and their knowledge of local codes and politics, BJY prepares development requests and presents them to local governments at public hearings.


BJY and its affiliates are fully prepared to handle your surveying requirements, from topographic mapping and boundary surveys to construction layout services.  BJY can provide the expertise, manpower and equipment to meet your needs.

MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, for which BJY provided Plan Review Services.



BJY inspectors are experienced in providing complete site inspection services for bridges, buildings, power plants, electrical stations, grading, paving, drainage, and utility construction.  BJY inspectors are experienced at providing services for inspection of private and/or public facilities. The BJY staff can handle industrial, commercial and residential sites, as well as airports and military facilities.

BJY provided Civil Engineering and Inspection Services for the City of Phoenix, Arizona.

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