About
About

Value Engineering Consulting: Meet The Structural Engineering Experts


Charles R. Adams & Associates, Inc. is a locally owned and operated small business employing 6 full-time employees and 2-3 part-time employees. Charles R. Adams is recognized as one of the pioneers of Post-Tension Engineering in the United States. After 4 years of service in the US Navy, he attended UCLA. Charles graduated with a Master’s Degree With Honors for Structural Engineering in 1965. His firm, Charles R. Adams & Associates, Inc., has been providing quality Engineering Services in Florida and the Southeast United States since 1977. We have been operating in New Smyrna Beach since 2001. Our new office location on historic Canal Street opened in 2017. We are considered a local leader and offer Structural Engineering Services including design, development, planning, consulting, testing, project management, and plans preparation.

We are proud members of the following associations and institutes:

  • American Society Civil Engineers (ASCE)
  • American Concrete Institute (ACI)
  • Florida Structural Engineering Association (FLSEA)
  • International Code Council (ICC)
  • International Concrete Repair Institute (ICRI)
  • Post Tension Institute (PTI)

Additionally, CRA & Associates was inducted into the PTI Hall of Fame in 2009 as a Legend of Post-Tensioning.

CRA & Associates has advantages in all fields including cost, quality, availability, flexibility, and service. The quality & availability is among the highest in the area. We are the only company to return all phone calls or inquiries within 24 hours. As far as flexibility and service, we are one of the only companies that is willing to work with any qualified contractor.

Advantages of Working with New Smyrna Beach's Only Structural Engineering Firm

Flexibility to Meet Your Unique Needs

Structural designs reflect materials having least current costs.

Prompt Response Time - Always

We put forth our best effort to return all inquiries within 24 hours.

Industry-Leading Professionalism

Our teams' first goal is to make clients happy whenever possible. All our business comes from referrals. We have not advertised or put signs on our jobs in 45 years.

Cost Effective Solutions

We strive to provide the most economic design solution currently available. Value engineering is always considered.