March 9, 2015
New York, NY – DeSimone Consulting Engineers, a leading structural engineering firm with offices in New York City, Miami, San Francisco, New Haven, Las Vegas, Boston, and Abu Dhabi, today announced that it is opening its first South America office in Medellin-Antioquia, Colombia.
“We are pleased to announce this new office, which builds on our existing work in Colombia, and allows us to provide design services to clients throughout South America,” said Stephen V. DeSimone, President of DeSimone. “We feel there is enormous opportunity in this region across a host of different sectors.”
Carlos A. Turizo, PE, will serve as Managing Principal of DeSimone’s Colombia office, leveraging his extensive experience in hospitality, retail, healthcare, renovation, residential and infrastructure. Turizo is actively involved in the Medellin community, where he currently resides.
DeSimone was established in New York City in 1969 to provide creative structural engineering services to architects, owners and developers. The firm has designed projects in 18 different nations and throughout the United States, focusing on the residential, hospitality, commercial office, retail, healthcare, and gaming sectors.
The new DeSimone Consulting Engineers office is located at Carrera 43A #1A Sur 69, Oficina 301, Medellin-Antioquia, Colombia (T. +574.581.5511).
About DeSimone Consulting Engineers
DeSimone Consulting Engineers provides high-quality, creative structural engineering services to architects, owners and developers. Founded in New York City in 1969, DeSimone has grown to have nine offices worldwide. Located in New York, Miami, San Francisco, New Haven, Las Vegas, Boston, Abu Dhabi and Colombia, our offices are organized to support our clients around the country and around the globe. To date, we have designed projects in 40 states and 18 countries.