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Coffman Engineers Opens Office in Portland, Oregon

February 15, 2019

Coffman Engineers (Coffman) is excited to announce that Steve Hawk, Senior Discipline Engineer, is moving Coffman’s Hood River location, into Portland, Oregon.

Steve Hawk, SE is a structural engineer who has experience working on a variety of projects including, industrial, healthcare, federal and military, multi-family housing, mixed-use development, hospitality, pharmaceutical, energy, wine/beer production and distribution, and retail. Coffman has worked on many Portland-area projects recently including the Fire & Life Safety consulting at the Hyatt Regency Convention Center and Hyatt Centric Hotels, mechanical and electrical engineering for car stacker evaluations at two new apartment buildings in Portland, and structural engineering for the Deschutes Brewery Pub and Hopworks Urban Brewery at the Portland Airport.

“There are many synergies in the Portland market with local architects, contractors, and industrial fabricators and we look forward to strengthening our relationships there,” said Coffman Engineers’ President, Dave Ruff, PE.

Coffman’s Portland office is located at the CENTRL Office space in the Pearl District. Steve will offer structural engineering, supported by other disciplines from the Seattle, Spokane, and California offices as he grows the team in Portland.


Coffman's mission is to empower our team to deliver innovative engineering solutions focused on our clients’ success.


Our vision is to be a preferred engineering consulting firm that supports employee well-being, local office autonomy, diverse and sustainable growth, and positive community impact.

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