Dwight Drew

Vice President of Medical & Institutional Projects

Structural Engineer (CA) #2629, Civil Engineer (CA

Staff photo of Dwight Drew

Dwight Drew joined Brooks Ransom in 1991, after 14 years of experience in structural engineering. He came to Brooks Ransom with previous experience as a Principal of another firm.

Dwight's career portfolio includes a large variety of projects and building systems. A sampling of his areas of technical expertise includes steel rigid frame design, steel braced frames, steel eccentric braced frames, cast-in-place concrete, and tilt-up concrete design. Dwight has extensive experience with OSHPD and DSA, along with a thorough working knowledge of the California Building Codes. He effectively manages the OSHPD and DSA construction processes including revisions, approvals, and interaction with field inspectors.

As Vice President of Medical & Institutional Projects, Dwight's current primary focus is on Medical construction. Recent projects include new medical facilities, remodels and expansions of existing facilities, and the critical analysis of existing facilities for medical equipment change-outs and emergency power equipment.

B.S. Architectural Engineering, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, 1977

With Brooks Ransom Associates since 1991, with others 14 years

  • Structural Engineers Association of California (SEAOC) — Past President, Fresno Chapter
  • National Society of Professional Engineers – Past State Director
  • State of California Office of Emergency Services, Disaster Response Team
  • American Council of Engineering Consultants - Past State Director
  • Surgery Addition, St. Joseph Hospital, Orange, CA
  • Hitachi MRI Installation, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA
  • MRI & Surgery Addition, St. Jude Medical Center, Fullerton, CA
  • ICU/CCU Renovation, St. Jude Medical Center, Fullerton, CA
  • Queen of the Valley Emergency Power Upgrade, Napa, CA
  • Queen of the Valley Women's Center, Napa, CA
  • Napa Valley Imaging Center, Napa, CA
  • Danish Creamery Processing Plant, Fresno, CA
  • Carmel Heights Fire Station, Carmel, CA
  • Universally Accessible Park, Fresno, CA
  • Fresno County Jail, Fresno, CA
  • Visalia Convention Center, Visalia, CA
  • CSU Fresno Engineering East Building, Fresno, CA
  • Fresno City Hall, Fresno, CA