The possibility of an earthquake is a reality for Southern California residents. Properly reinforcing your building is an important factor for your home/building to resist seismic forces. The designers and Structural Engineers at ACM Group have developed cost saving designs to comply with the seismic retrofit ordinance of Los Angeles and surrounding communities. ACM Group offers value engineering  to streamline the permitting process for soft story retrofit projects and complete your project in the most cost effective way and our designs are accepted by the city's permitting process.