With over 15 years in the structural engineering industry, Joan Francesc Garcia has extensive experience in structural analysis, design and construction coordination.

He has earned his valuable knowledge working closely with the internationally reknown structural expert, architect Dr. Robert Brufau i Niubó. Serving as the structural engineer and project manager for his team for almost two decades, Joan Francesc Garcia has successfully delivered over 400 projects, including a wide range of mid-rise multi-family buildings, mixed-use structures, commercial developments including hospitals and sports facilities, parking structures, all type of family residences while utilizing a variety of building systems and materials.

Joan Francesc Garcia has earned his Bachelor Degree in Architecture from the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya in 1997 and is about to obtain his Ph.D. in Structural Engineering. He is a registered professional engineer (Association of Structural Consultants).

 
 
    :: personal data::
  • Born in Barcelona, 7th May 1.968

  • Member of the COAC (Architect's Association of Catalonia)
        nº 28.452-1 from September 1.99
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  •     :: academic data ::
  • Escuela Técnica Superior de Arquitectura de Barcelona
        Plan de estudios 1.979
        Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona:
        October 1.988 – February 1.997
        Structures speciality


  • Architect Degree: April 1.997


  • Member 11.6 of ACE, Structures Consultancy Association
        November 2.002


  • Posted Concrete course given by the Sert School, from the     Architects Association of Catalonia: March – May 2.003

  • Currently carrying out doctoral thesis, with the Architectural     Structures Analysis Doctorate program, along the lines of     tutelary investigation: Materials in structural design.

  • Doctorate courses:

    • Matricial calculation of bars
    • Calculation by finite elements
    • Materials resistance
    • Foundations and ground mechanical
    • Mathematical tools
        :: professional experience ::
  • Learning in the architect's studio of Carles Elías Cao:
        1.990 - 1.991

  • Collaborating in Robert Brufau & Associats studio
        since June 1.991:


    • 1.991 – 1.993 collaborating in structures projects writing
    • 1.994 – 1.996 project manager
    • 1.996 – 1.998 team manager
    • 1.998 – 2.002 associated to Robert Brufau & Associats and team manager
    • 2.002 – 2.006 associated to Sala Consultors, S.L. and BOMA, S.L. and senior associate

    milà i fontanals, 14-26 4rt 2a bis     08012 BARCELONA     Tel: +34 93 476 35 85     Fax: +34 93 476 35 84     e-mail: jfg@jfgconsultors.com