Welcome to Anderson Structural Group

John D. Anderson started Anderson Structural Group in September of 2009 after working for other firms and having partners for 31 years. John grew up in California and went to school at Oregon State. After working in Colorado from 1978 to 1984 he returned to California. Since moving to Sacramento he has been an Associate with Marr Shaffer from 1984 to 1990, an Associate with Cole Yee Schubert from 1990 to 1996 and a Principal with ZFA Structural Engineers from 1996 to 2009.

Firm Updates

ASG is now licensed in Virginia and West Virginia.

John D. Anderson is now licensed in Virginia and West Virginia, this makes the 17 states that ASG is professionally licensed to perform engineering services in. Read more

Featured Project: Basalite Tracy Plant Expansion

This heavy construction project involved supporting new machinery in an existing paver plant. Read more

Chris Des Champs, PE Joins ASG

We are pleased to announce Chris Des Champs, PE as ASG’s newest staff engineer. Read more

Rebecca Falk joins ASG

We are pleased to have Rebecca join the ASG team as a Drafter. Read more

Cambrian Unified District Offices, San Jose CA

Client: Sarmark, Inc.

ASG has been engineering cold formed steel classroom buildings for Saramark Inc. since 2010. This recent project involved a maintenance building and a district office building. Read more

Auburn Lake Trails Wastewater Treatment Plant

Client: PSOMAS

This project involves the construction of several building structures and related water treatment facilities including a large storage tank and a sludge drying basin. Read more

Structural Engineering for Telecom Projects

ASG has been directly involved in engineering telecommunications since 1996 when John Anderson began working for the Fibrebond Corporation. Read more

La Valentina Awarded the Sacramento Infill Project of the Year.

The Sacramento Business Journal has awarded La Valentina as the Infill Project of the Year for 2012.

Anderson Structural Group is proud to be the Structural Engineer on this award winning project. Read more

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Amador County Administration Building: Jackson, CA - Client: Glass Architects John was the Principal / Structural Engineer of Record for this project while employed at ZFA Structural Engineers.

Construction has been completed on five new ASG projects designed with Rainforth-Grau Architects.


Students are currently enjoying new multi-purpose and science classroom buildings in Chico, CA. ASG also designed new MP buildings in Brentwood and Manteca, CA, and completed a five building modernization (also in Manteca). We are currently working on industrial shop classroom upgrades with Rainforth-Grau at the San Joaquin Delta Community College in Stockton, CA.

In addition to conventional structural designs, ASG specializes in school projects that fall under the jurisdiction of the California Division of the State Architect (DSA).