top of page


Turn-key Design/Build Services
We offer extensive experience in designing and building projects ranging from single story residential buildings to multi-story multi-unit structures.  We have extensive experience in steel, concrete and prestress/posttensioned concrete structures
Seismic Retrofit - Soft Story Apartment Buildings
A sample of completed  Quake Brake seismic retrofit projects Photos shown here.   Seismic Retrofit Projects using Quake Brake Systems have been completed in Fremont,  San Mateo, and San Francisco
2101 California Seismic Retrofit.jpg
1906 Powell Seismic Retrofit_1.jpg
1906 Powell Seismic Retrofit_2.jpg
1906 Powell Seismic Retrofit_3.jpg
Twin Peaks, San Francisco - Seismic Retrofit of Soft Story Building
Quake Brake Frames is utilized to tune  its behavior to the existing structure's stiffness and strength, thus, enabling the retrofitted building to withstand moderate to severe earth quake shock loading and minimizing the possibility if the damage to the building
929-933 Stanyan, San Francisco, CA
Partial Seismic Retrofit WithGarage Column Removal & Expansion
Sample of Residential Projects
San Jose Condominium, San Jose, CA
Six unit Design/Built condominium in downtown San Jose California
New custom home in San Jose, CA

P. Zavareh & Associates Consulting Engineers (408)829-3067     Registered Professional Engineers    Alabama, California & Texas

bottom of page