Welcome to SKS Construction

A little about us...

SKS Construction is a full-service design, engineering and construction company founded in 1987 in the City of Los Angeles, California by Sol K Shaolian (MS PE). SKS Construction is recognized as a leader in engineering and construction of Seismic Retrofitting and Foundation Repairs. The SKS team is comprised of in-house engineers (including two of Sol’s own sons), licensed contractors, and experienced around the clock/full-time crews to attend to your every engineering and construction need.

Although SKS Construction has its specialty in seismic retrofitting, over the years they have been able to mold to the demands of the construction market. Design-build jobs for loyal clients from hillside projects, new construction, and even developments in growing cities.

Our Growth is Based in Trust…

Our client’s trust has been gained through being up-front and honest from the day we meet. More than 80% of our business is from return clients and personal referrals. Today, we are involved in a variety of projects of all magnitudes, but we still provide every client with the same personal and professional treatment they deserve. Our success is attributed to all our clients who have put their trust and confidence in us throughout the years. ‘We take every project and treat it as if it is our own home!’

Our Team...

Sol K. Shaolian (MS PE), Owner and CEO of the company, has met the market demand in seismic retrofits, foundation repairs, new construction. He began his career as a plan checker for the City of Los Angeles for 7 years. The vast knowledge understanding and knowledge of the codes and the growing market demand for seismic retrofitting allowed for a smooth transition to the private side sector when SKS Construction was founded in 1987

Sam Shaolian (CM), Principal, attained his B.S. in Structural Engineering from the University of California, Irvine. Moved on to be the lead structural engineer for the Solar Decathlon - Team OC where he led a team of engineers to produce working plans and calculations. After the design phase, he worked closely with top construction firms to produc a working budget and ran the construction of a sustainable, net-zero home. He then began his working career with Hensel Phelps Construction Company (Top 20 design build firms in the United States) as a Field Engineer where his engineering background propelled him into the Construction Engineering Industry. He worked on Design-Build projects to come up with constructible engineered solutions based on economical motives. After ample amount of experience with a big design-build firm, he is now a lead part of all engineering and construction operations at SKS Construction. He oversees all engineering designs, oversees all construction, and gets personal with clients to make sure they are part of the process.