To achieve compliance with the Mandatory Retrofit Ordinance 183893 and 184081, Soft-Story property owners are required to hire or contract a State of California licensed engineer, like American Retrofitters, who will prepare technical documents
Definitions Soft-Story Building: A structure that has a weaker first floor and is unable to carry the weight of the stories above during an earthquake. The first floor generally has large openings in the
ORDINANCE NO. 184081 An ordinance amending Subsections 91.9305.2, 91.9309.2 and 91.9309.3 of Article I of Chapter IX of the Los Angeles Municipal Code to adjust time limits to comply with mandatory seismic retrofitting of
You know you’ve seen us before, but you’re not quite sure where. Aside from the spiffy banners and signs that don some of the buildings we’re working on, here are a few other places where you might’ve seen American Retrofitters.