About

Member Since: 2013

Member Offices: Honolulu

Website: http://baseengr.com/

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

Silver

Member Since

2013

Member Offices

  • Honolulu

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Proposed

Vision

Never Completed

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...

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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...

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Global News

14 November 2018

Sugar-Cane-Inspired Tower to Rise 41 Stories in Honolulu

For Studio Gang’s first major project on the Hawaiian islands, principal Jeanne Gang devised a 41-story mixed-use tower inspired by the island’s native red sugar...

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Rank
Name
City
Height

1

DLF Camellias

Gurgaon

156 m

512 ft

2

Wave One Noida

Noida

140 m

459 ft

3

Pacifica Honolulu

Honolulu

127 m

418 ft

4

Ae’o

Honolulu

127 m

416 ft

5

801 South Street Building A

Honolulu

126 m

413 ft

5

801 South Street Building B

Honolulu

126 m

413 ft

7

Keauhou Place

Honolulu

122 m

400 ft

8

Trump International Hotel Waikiki Beach Walk

Honolulu

112 m

368 ft

9

The Ritz-Carlton Residences Waikiki Beach

Honolulu

107 m

350 ft

10

Avenir

Chicago

81 m

266 ft

11

Avra

Chicago

68 m

222 ft

12

Fulton East

Chicago

54 m

176 ft

13

'A'ali'i

Honolulu

- m

- ft

14

Kō‘ula

Honolulu

- m

- ft

15

The Ritz-Carlton Residences, Waikiki Beach, Diamond Head Tower

Honolulu

- m

- ft

16

Halekauwila Place

Honolulu

- m

- ft

Statistics

150 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

5 Years

Most Common Function*

Residential (69%), 11 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Concrete (100%), 14 Buildings

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

Total: 16 Buildings for which a function has been assigned.
 
Total: 14 Buildings for which a material has been assigned.
 

*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.

 

05 March 2008 | Dubai

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...

17 October 2016

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

Steven Baldridge & Anantha Chittur, Baldridge & Associates Structural Engineering, Inc.

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...

03 March 2008

Tall Structural Sustainability in an Island Context: The Hawaii Experience

Steven M. Baldridge, Baldridge & Associates Structural Engineering, Inc.

This paper examines high-rise projects in an island context from the most remote large city in the world – Honolulu, Hawaii. From a social standpoint...

14 November 2018

Sugar-Cane-Inspired Tower to Rise 41 Stories in Honolulu

For Studio Gang’s first major project on the Hawaiian islands, principal Jeanne Gang devised a 41-story mixed-use tower inspired by the island’s native red sugar...

CTBUH Initiatives Involving Baldridge & Associates Structural Engineering, Inc.

CTBUH Board of Trustees Travels to Hawaii

22–24 March 2018

The CTBUH Trustees from Chicago, New York, London, Mumbai, and Hong Kong gathered to attend the main annual Trustees meeting.

CTBUH 2016 Conference Silver Sponsor

16–21 October 2016

Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism takes place progressively across three Chinese cities: Shenzhen, Guangzhou, and Hong Kong.