+ Headshots of Lund Opsahl engineers that are serving as mentors in the high school engineering mentoring program with the program's logo in the bottom left corner.

The Impact of Mentorship

Lund Opsahl celebrated Back-to-School by reflecting on the impact of the ACE Mentorship Program. Since 2001, the ACE Mentor Program of Washington has helped 4,000+ students learn all about the architecture, engineering, and construction professions.  Our ACE volunteers, Chris and Casey, presented… Read More

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Quinault Wellness Clinic receives Honorable Mention

Quinault Wellness Clinic was awarded an Honorable Mention in AIA Seattle’s 2023 Honor Awards. We are proud to be part of this community-driven collaboration that serves the city of Aberdeen, as both a catalyst for urban revitalization, public health, and social redevelopment… Read More


Behind the Scenes at Green Lake Small Craft Center

Structural work on this replacement building is complete! Our engineers were recently on site to view the final installations. They got to see structural elements, including glulam beams, steel columns, and SIP panels, while on site. Currently, interior finishes will be completed… Read More


Shaking it up: ACE mentees’ introduction to Structural Engineering

The ACE Mentor Program is back in session! ACE is a free after school program for high school students interested in architecture, construction, and engineering. Students work with professionals from various disciplines, experiment with real-life scenarios, and put their heads together to… Read More

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Welcome, Michelle!

A big warm welcome to Michelle Chung, marketing coordinator! She brings her passion for marketing and storytelling and is excited to work with LO’s team of passionate individuals. Outside of work, Michelle can be found baking pies with her pet bunny. Welcome… Read More


Encompass Northwest wins American Architecture Award

Encompass Northwest has been awarded an American Architecture Award, the nation’s highest public award given by a non-commercial, non-trade affiliated, public arts, culture and educational institution. We are proud to be part of this collaborative project and congratulations to the entire project… Read More


Visiting the StructureCraft facility

Last month, two of our team members, Cindy Liauw and Julie Kerlin, had the privilege of touring the StructureCraft facility in Abbotsford, BC with project partners from Hoffman Construction Company and Hoffman Structures, Inc (HSI). The visit was inspired by our work on the Newhouse… Read More


Visiting Olympic College Shops

Work is underway at the Olympic College Shops building in Bremerton! Our team members, Julie Kerlin, Scott Schroeder, and Chris Cattron were on site this summer to review the ongoing construction. The contractor was wrapping up the steel and mezzanine framing. Our… Read More


Welcome, Emily!

We are extremely excited to welcome Emily Bullard-Clough, administrative assistant, to our team! Emily brings a wealth of experience in fields across the A/E industry and enjoys seeing their efforts come to fruition in a happy harmonious office. Outside of the office,… Read More


Hatback Bar & Grille wins 2023 ENR Best Projects Award of Merit

The Hatback Bar & Grille was recently awarded 2023 Best Projects Award of Merit from Engineering News-Record Northwest! We are proud to have this community-focused collaboration recognized as a sustainable and adaptable response to the upgrade of an existing old warehouse. Congratulations to all… Read More

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Welcome, Amy!

Meet Amy Kuo! With a background in both architecture and structures, Amy is focused on integrating structure for the benefit of the overall project. Beyond the buildings themselves, she finds joy in collaborating with great teams and continuously growing. We are extremely… Read More

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Welcome, Melissa!

In October, we welcomed a new employee to our team! Born and raised in Alaska, Melissa brings a lifelong passion for creation and structural engineering experience from California and Washington. In her spare time, she can be found working on her many… Read More


The George at Fairmont Olympic Hotel wins 2023 Restaurant & Bar Design Award

The George at Fairmont Olympic Hotel recently awarded the 2023 Hotels Restaurant & Bar Design Award! We are proud see this collaborative effort with a cross-country team recognized for their care and dedication. Congratulations to all members of the design and construction… Read More


Byrd Barr Place receives 2023 Outstanding Stewardship Award

Byrd Barr Place recently received the 2023 Outstanding Stewardship Award! Thank you to Historic Seattle for recognizing the care and dedication of this project team. “The building renovation represents outstanding stewardship of a historic and cultural resource, revealing and accentuating the building’s original structure while… Read More


Volunteer Park Amphitheater receives Civic Design Award

The Volunteer Park Amphitheater recently received an AIA Washington 2023 Civic Design Award!  We are proud to have this community-focused collaboration recognized as a safe, accessible, and inspired response to the upgrade of the existing stage structure. Congratulations to all members of the… Read More