Alvand Consulting Engineers, Inc. is a full service Structural Engineering firm and was established in Tucson, Arizona in 1995 and moved to Phoenix in 2017. The success of our company has been the result of our ability, commitment, and dedication to provide excellent service and workmanship to our clients utilizing the latest design techniques and applications. Our main focus is on safety, efficiency and constructability while keeping the intended function of the building and aesthetic in mind.
Ali K. Nessaee, P.E., S.E., SECB
Founder and PresidentAli Nessaee obtained his Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering degree from Northern Arizona University and Master of Science in Civil Engineering with an emphasis in structural engineering from the University of Arizona. Ali is a registered structural engineer in the state of Arizona and a registered professional engineer in the states of California, Colorado and Nevada, and certified in the practice of Structural Engineering by Structural Engineering Certification Board (SECB). He is also a registered general contractor in the state of Arizona.
Since 1986, Ali has been providing structural design for residential, commercial, educational and industrial buildings and facilities as well as structural design for bridges, water reservoirs and wastewater treatment plants. He has also provided peer reviews and third party plan checks for commercial buildings and educational facilities. In addition, he has conducted structural inspections for various structures, failure investigations and repairs for existing structures, forensic engineering and expert witness testimonies.
He served as the president of Structural Engineers Association of Arizona for the Tucson chapter (1998-1999) and (2016-2017) as well as the State (1999-2000). As an adjunct lecturer, he has taught Design of Steel Structures at the University of Nevada in Las Vegas, Nevada and Advanced Structural Design in Steel, Advanced Structural Design in Concrete and Wood -Masonry Design at the University of Arizona in Tucson, Arizona.