Thank You to Our 2020 Sponsors
S B Ballard Construction Company
MEB General Contractors
Draper Aden Associates
RRMM Architects Design Build
Speight Marshall Francis
Vandeventer Black LLP
Clancy & Theys Construction
Clark Building Group
GET Solutions, Inc.
McPherson Design Group
Thompson Consulting Engineers
DBIA-Hampton Roads is fortunate to have the generous support of Annual sponsors who assist us in bringing great programming, scholarships, pro
fessional development opportunities
and much more to DBIA-HR members. If you have an opportunity, please thank them for their support
of design-build practice.
Over the next few weeks DBIA-Hampton Roads will highlight our generous sponsors.
Today's GOLD Sponsor spotlight is
Speight Marshall Francis.
Speight Marshall Francis is an award-winning structural engineering and Special Inspections firm registered as a small business with the Commonwealth of Virginia and the federal government. With offices in Virginia Beach and Richmond, they employ professionals licensed to practice in 31 states and perform structural services for projects around the nation. With a total staff of 37, including 18 structural engineers,
their Virginia Beach office is the largest purely structural engineering firm in the Hampton Roads area of Virginia.
Design/build projects have comprised a substantial portion of their portfolio over the last 25 years and encompasses public schools, higher education, mixed-use, offices, parking structures, public safety, retail, recreation, cultural/arts, healthcare, industrial/manufacturing, and waterfront/marine structures. A few examples which demonstrate the variety of D/B projects in their portfolio include:
Virginia Beach Town Center Blocks 9 & 11, Dinwiddie County Government Facilities, One City Center in Durham, Norfolk Fire & Rescue Station #12, Suffolk Municipal Office Building & E911 Call Center, P-235 Administrative Facility, 5 New Norfolk Elementary Schools including Southside STEM Academy at Campostella, New Residential Facility at Norfolk State University, Jordan-Newby Branch Library at Broad Creek, and Oceaneering International.
The firm's mission is to "restructure the norm" in the industry by going beyond the standard of client care to acquire and maintain repeat clients. They pride themselves in being exceptionally responsive to clients' needs and their characteristic assertive "can do" mentality is differentiating Considered a forerunner in the area for Building Information Modeling (BIM) design, they devote themselves to developing common sense, cost-effective, and innovative structural engineering design solutions that meet each client's unique long and short term goals.
Contact: Earl Inge, P.E.,
DBIA Hampton Roads 2020 President
Speight Marshall Francis Sr. Structural Engineer