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Miyamoto International

Providing resiliency expertise that sustains industries, safeguards communities, and prevents environmental damage around the world

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Dr. Kit Miyamoto

Global CEO at Miyamoto International

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Employees 101–200
Headquarters Los Angeles, California, United States
After a natural disaster, the environmental and societal damage is often unmitigated, especially for unprepared economies without the resources to safely and economically re-build. Miyamoto International is a global structural engineering and disaster-risk reduction firm providing resiliency expertise that sustains industries and safeguards communities around the world. They specialize in designing High-Performance Earthquake Engineering solutions that reduce lifecycle costs and produce a positive net impact on a structure's operation, and in turn, the community it serves. Unlike private sector companies, Miyamoto is committed to saving lives and having a lasting impact on the local economies by training local engineers and contractors to build their structures, equipping them with the tools for future preparedness. "Disaster response" has taken on a whole new meaning since COVID, and now Miyamoto has expanded their expertise into the broader ecosystem of resiliency. The engineering profession is so dated, traditional, anti-environmental, etc, and Miyamoto are at the vanguard of evolving this industry into something profoundly valuable for society.

Notable Achievements

  • 4x Engineering News-Record "Global Best Project" Winner.
  • Partnered with Habitat for Humanity’s Terwilliger Center for Innovation in Shelter to combine their housing, finance, and engineering expertise to create more resilient housing for low-income household.
  • Over 70 years of serving the world with more than 20 offices strategically located around the world in earthquake prone regions.

Currently Operating in 245 Regions

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