Kevin OConnell

Kevin O'Connell



Kevin is head of SGH’s Structural Engineering division in Los Angeles and has more than twenty years of experience in structural engineering. His experience includes new building design, design of modifications to existing buildings including seismic retrofit and historic preservation, and investigations of existing building structures. Kevin has worked on a variety of project types including entertainment industry related projects such as new sound stages and post-production buildings, performing arts centers, university buildings, laboratory buildings, historic structures, large single-family residential estates, and retrofit design of soft-story wood-framed structures and non-ductile concrete buildings.  He is a licensed Civil Engineer and Structural Engineer in California. Kevin is a past-president of the Structural Engineers Association of Southern California (SEAOSC), chairman of the SEAOSC Foundation, and treasurer for the Western Chapter of the Association for Preservation Technology (WCAPT).