CTBUH Silver Member

IECA Internacional S.A.

About

Member Since: 2012

Member Offices: San José

ECA Internacional S.A. is a Costa Rican firm specialized on structural and earthquake engineering. IECA is well known by its ample experience in projects of all types, including mega-projects in and outside of the national territory.

In the last years, the members of IECA Internacional have designed more than 800.000 square meters (8.611.128 square feet) in all the national territory and in other countries like Dominican Republic, Nicaragua and Salvador, being one of the largest and consolidated company in the region in this field. In the present, there are more than 100.000 square meters (1.076.391 square feet) in design, including recognized projects.

Their professionals have an ample experience in designing office centers, hotels, hospitals, telecommunications, condominiums, tourism projects, industrial projects, homes, bridges, tanks, silos and other special works.

Fields of Expertise

Seismic Design; Structural Engineering

Membership details

Membership Level

Silver

Member Since

2012

Member Offices

  • San José

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Never Completed

Proposed

Vision

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

Torre Paseo Colón 2

101.4 m / 333 ft

2

Torre Paseo Colón 1

98.2 m / 322 ft

3

Torre Universal

80.7 m / 265 ft

4

Oficientro Tobogán

51 m / 167 ft

Building Completions Timeline

 

Statistics

Average Building Age*

5 Years

Most Common Function*

Office, 2 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Concrete, 4 Buildings

* Based on 150 m+ buildings currently in the database.

 
 

*Based on 5 Completed & Under Construction Buildings

Building Completions Timeline

 

Construction Time Chart

NOTE: Construction start time is not available for all buildings. The average construction time is only displayed if there is three or more buildings with construction start and complete data in that year.

 

Gross-to-Net Height

NOTE: Gross-to-Net Height is defined as architectural height minus height of highest occupied floor. Therefore, the Gross-to-Net Height is only calculated for buildings that have both the architectural height and the highest occupied floor height recorded.