Jim DesRoches, P.Eng., P.E. – Senior Project Engineer/Structural Designer

Jim DesRoches has practiced consulting structural engineering for more than 30 years, during which time he has designed a large number and variety of building types. Jim has also been delivering structural designs for projects in the Western United States since 1999, during which time he has worked on more than 50 high-rise projects throughout Washington, Oregon, Nevada, and California. Jim DesRoches is known for his creative structural solutions, his collaborative approach to problem solving, and his emphasis on customer/client service. Jim has also acted as Quality Manager for the past 20 years at his previous firm, and is currently involved in developing an Operational Quality Management Policy at Bryson Markulin Zickmantel Structural Engineers. Jim has also been responsible for managing the design and construction of more than 10 recent Performance Based Design tall high-rise projects in San Diego and Los Angeles, California, including managing the city peer review and plan check process.

 

Kevin Wurmlinger, P.Eng. – senior Project Engineer/Structural Designer

Kevin Wurmlinger is a registered Professional Engineer with EGBC and has been with BMZ intermittently since 2001. Kevin works closely with John Markulin on a wide variety of project types and materials, and has extensive experience with mixed-use commercial and multi-residential buildings ranging from mid-rise to high-rise towers.

 

Rory Beirne, M.Eng., P.Eng. – senior Project Engineer

Rory Beirne is a registered Professional Engineer with EGBC and has been with BMZ since 2013. Rory brings several years of structural and geotechnical consulting experience, along with considerable site experience as a foreman and carpenter. Rory works closely with John Bryson and John Markulin on some of their largest projects, and has extensive experience with mixed-use commercial and multi-residential buildings ranging from mid-rise to high-rise towers.

 

Jason Stuart – senior Project Engineer/Structural Designer

Jason has worked with BMZ since 2003 as a structural designer specializing in mixed-use commercial and wood-frame residential buildings. 

 

Vlado Goltes – Senior Structural Field Inspector

Vlado, our head site inspector, has over 20 years of experience as a structural technician, construction site superintendent, and construction inspector.

 

Kyle Frank – Senior Structural Technologist/cad manager

Kyle offers over 19 years of experience in civic, institutional, commercial and multi-residential projects, and is also responsible for the firm’s technological efficiency and effectiveness.
 

Michael Li – senior Structural Revit Technologist/BIM Manager

Michael has over 10 years of experience as a structural technologist and is proficient in Revit 2012-2017, AutoCAD 2012-2017, and Tekla Structures 11/12. Michael also offers a good knowledge of building structures, having previously worked with Genivar-Pomeroy Consulting Engineers, Jones Kwong Kishi Structural Engineers, Glotman Simpson Consulting Engineers, and Weiler Smith Bowers Structural Engineers.
 

John McPherson – Senior Structural CAD Technologist

John offers over 30 years of experience of structural drafting in civic, institutional, commercial, and multi-residential projects, as well as back-up administrative assistance with site queries.
 

Simon Szarkiewicz – senior Structural CAD Technologist

Simon has been with BMZ intermittently since 2006 and offers over 10 years of experience of structural drafting in multi-residential and commercial projects.