About Joe DeReuil Associates Structural Engineers

Since 2002, JDA has been providing premier structural engineering services. As team players we seek to communicate clearly. We offer solutions that consider all the factors and needs of the project while building value. We are constantly mindful of project schedules and budgets. Our responsibility to ensure the design of safe structures is of utmost importance. We not only listen, but respond with answers to meet the challenges presented and exceed expectations.

Joe DeReuil Associates has been built largely upon the principles gleaned from 34 years of observing the Structural Engineering profession and from talented mentors. With diverse and talented engineers and staff, state of the art software and equipment-we are poised to be productive and responsive.

Joe has always held an appreciation of architecture and thoroughly enjoys the design process. He has strived, with some success, to instill this spirit into the JDA staff.

“Every day we face creative challenges, many that affect the way a building will be seen. Just about anything is structurally possible, the question is whether the budget will allow it. It is our job to explore the options and to find economical and practical solutions that realize the architect's vision. We really have fun with projects that push the envelope. We enjoy our work.” –Joe DeReuil, P.E.

"Through all the world there goes one long cry from the heart of the artist: Give me leave to do my utmost." -Isak Dinesan

Our Strengths

  • Professionalism, Thoroughness, Experience
  • Team Players with Architect and Contractor
  • Understanding of the Importance of Schedule
  • Practicality, Economy, Creativity, Common Sense
  • A Talented Staff that enables us to respond quickly to our clients' needs
  • Appreciation of Art, Architecture, Geometry, and the Beauty of God’s Creations

Our Approach

We explore various structural solutions to support the architect’s vision. As a result of this exploration, we advise of the costs and benefits of the various options that will meet their goals. We like to express the structure wherever possible because it is an honest expression of the structure and often very economical. We take pride in our work and take the time to refine the detailing and proportion of the structure, with constant respect for the architects vision. We believe that the proper amount of engineering time spent on the project and a complete and clear set of Construction Documents will result in the most economical and successful project through construction.

Our Schedule

We have a relatively large staff because that allows us to properly staff projects. There is no substitute for putting in the time to explore the details. We are keenly aware of the importance of schedule and the fact that we are just one small piece of a team, therefore we must meet the project deadlines for the sake of the owner’s schedule. That having been said, we believe that adhering to the traditional Schematic Design, Design Development, and Construction Document phases, with owner reviews each step of the way, will help keep the project on schedule and avoid backtracking.

Industry News

Eglin Variable Height Tower Wins National Award!


Best of the Bay Voting Starts Today!


Lunchin' and Learnin'


JDA Participates in 3rd Annual SAME Clay Shoot


Vista Del Mar Condominium on the Rise!


Best of the Bay Voting Starts Today!


That's A Lot of Concrete


Green Building LEED Certified Projects


Team
Projects
Expertise

(c) 2017 Joe DeReuil Associates, LLC. All Rights Reserved
Phone: (850) 429-1951 • Fax: (850) 429-0158 • 301 West Cervantes Street, Pensacola, FL 32501

This is an outdated browser. For optimal viewing and security we recommend that you keep your browser up to date. Learn more at BrowserUpdate.Org.