You design buildings for form and function,
we engineer them
for greater value. with integrity. with creative solutions. to be safe and sound.

Where Talent and Trust Intersect

Buildings built right stand the test of time. So do companies.

We've been earning our clients’ trust since 1996. An award-winning, full-service structural engineering firm, KNA delivers innovative solutions to the educational, civic, healthcare and commercial industries. We could stand on our laurels, but that's not our style. Longevity requires talent, tenacity and flexibility—the same qualities our clients demand to carry out their creative vision.

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Diverse Talent. Diverse Projects.

KNA engineering services preserves design aesthetics, reduces construction costs and delivers exceptional service and quality on every project.

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Smart Solutions. Superior Service.

Guided by integrity, open communication and responsiveness, we’re able to deliver exceptional service and form strong relationships with architects, building owners and contractors.

KNA Value Design Approach

Collaborative Approach with Clients

KNA believes in collaborating with our clients and Design Team members early and often. In our experience, this is the best way to achieve a client's vision, ensure fiscal responsibility and complete the project on time.

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Here’s What Clients Say About Us

I have worked with KNA as a project architect and owner’s representative for the past 15 years. Projects included K-12 schools and Los Angeles County facilities. Their response time for any issue is remarkable. When it came time to build my own house, KNA was the only option.  

Dennis Simonian Architect January 15, 2017

We began working with KNA Structural Engineers (previously KNA Consulting Engineers) in the early 2000s when they were referred to us. Since then we have enjoyed a stream of successful outcomes that carry on to the present day. They have always fulfilled their mission as engineers in a thorough, detailed and accurate manner. We’ve never …

Ric Davy Principal January 1, 2017

KNA is prompt to responding to their client’s requests, especially during time-crunching situations.

Fred Neubauer Owner January 5, 2017

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Latest KNA News

Jason Smith Promoted to Associate—Congratulations!

Employee number 008, Jason Smith is a steady, respected and solid practitioner for the KNA Structural Engineers team. Since 1997, Jason has been known for his outstanding communication and forward-thinking practice, and has worked on dozens of KNA’s largest and award-winning ... Read More

A Proud Timberwolf Stands Atop of Thompson Middle School

The Timberwolf greets students and faculty high above their school.When Murrieta Valley USD’s Thompson Middle School wanted to place their mascot of a timber wolf to stand proudly on top of their school, we took the lead in getting the project approved through the San Diego ... Read More

Yoshi Fights Hunger with KNA’s Helping Hands

Recently, KNA engineers Awaaz Patel, Emily Jahansouz and Tyler Poucher lent their structural design and “fight against hunger” services to support fellow colleagues of Little Diversified Architectural Consulting (Little) to build “Yoshi, Lashing out at Hunger” for the 2017 ... Read More