About

Member Since: 2013

Member Offices: Honolulu

Baldridge & Associates Structural Engineering, Inc. (BASE) is a full-service structural engineering and forensic consulting firm internationally recognized for high quality projects in all market sectors.

What differentiates them from other firms is an understanding that their work is not just about engineering buildings – they are part of a team that has goals extending beyond the math and science of their industry. While they realize that technical skills are important, it is only one part of the design and construction process.

Understanding their client’s desired outcome through collaboration and interaction helps them to balance schedule, economy and detail as reflected by the unique needs of their client. This commitment has guided them in the successful completion of projects large and small worldwide and their expansion with offices in Chicago, Guam, and India.

Fields of Expertise

Engineering, Other; Historical Preservation; Insurance / Risk; Seismic Design; Structural Engineering; Surveying; Wind Engineering

Membership details

Membership Level

Participant

Member Since

2013

Member Offices

  • Honolulu

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

DLF Camellias

156 m / 512 ft

2

Wave One Noida

140 m / 459 ft

3

Pacifica Honolulu

127.4 m / 418 ft

4

Ae’o

126.8 m / 416 ft

5

801 South Street Building A

126 m / 413 ft

6

801 South Street Building B

126 m / 413 ft

7

Keauhou Place

121.9 m / 400 ft

8

Trump International Hotel Waikiki Beach Walk

112.1 m / 368 ft

9

The Ritz-Carlton Residences Waikiki Beach

106.7 m / 350 ft

10

Avenir

81.1 m / 266 ft

Building Completions Timeline

 

Videos

05 March 2008

Tall Structural Sustainability in an Island Context: The Hawaii Experience

The presentation includes an examination of high-rise projects in an island context from the most remote large city in the world Honolulu, Hawaii at the...

Research

17 October 2016

Preventing Mega Disasters in Megacities - Code & Construction Challenges in the Indian Subcontinent

Located adjacent to China, the Indian Subcontinent is also experiencing amazing concentrated urban growth facilitated in part by high-rise commercial and residential construction. These new...

Global News

05 November 2020

Honolulu Complex Developer Plans for Two More Towers

Two towers with 1,243 homes will be in the next phase of Ward Village, according to the developer of the master planned community in Kakaako....

Statistics

150 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

5 Years

Most Common Function*

Residential, 11 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Concrete, 14 Buildings

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

 
 

*Based on 16 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.