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Our Portland office continues to grow our list of locally offered engineering services! In addition to offering structural and electrical engineering, we are now offering fire protection engineering services led by new hire Jerry Taricska, PE.

Jerry Taricska is a licensed fire protection engineer with more than nine years of experience in project management, systems design, construction administration, code consulting, and computational modeling analysis. He has worked as a discipline lead in several markets, including commercial, residential, healthcare, educational, and government projects. Jerry also served as a Fire Protection Engineering Teaching Assistant at the University of Maryland, one of only seven schools in the nation offering Bachelor and Master’s degrees in fire protection engineering.

Jerry joins a robust team of fire protection engineers across the company and will serve as a local resource for Portland clients. Join us as we welcome Jerry to the Coffman team!

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About Coffman’s Portland Office
Our first clients in the state date back to the early 2000s. Today, our multidiscipline team provides services for a wide variety of projects, including industrial, healthcare, federal and military, multi-family housing, mixed-use development, hospitality, pharmaceutical, energy, wine/beer production and distribution, and retail. We attribute this growth to something that is near and dear to us — culture. Coffman’s employees make us who we are and the same is true for Oregon and the people who call it home.