Richmond So, PE
President and Founder
Richmond started RSE in 2001 and has over 35 years of experience as an engineer. He has worked extensively in the U.S., Canada, Europe and China.
Prior to establishing RSE Associates, Inc. in 2001, Richmond established and managed Arup’s Boston office, a firm responsible for some of the most innovative and prestigious buildings in the world.
Richmond has extensive experience in the design and project administration of a wide range of building project types, including museums, universities, schools, high rises, commercial developments and residential buildings. He is also an expert in historic restorations and structural investigations.
He is familiar with design in structural steel, reinforced concrete, masonry, timber and composite materials.
Richmond’s particular strength is his ability to focus on the underlying engineering issues in order to provide a design that is sensitive to owner requirements, architecture, building services as well as cost effectiveness and ease of construction.