Civil/Structural Engineering, Vashon, Washington, USA 206-463-5311

About Us


Ellisport Engineering, Inc. is a Vashon Island, Washington-based, Civil/Structural Engineering Company, serving Western Washington and areas beyond (WA OR CA WY UT  ID  MT  NC and VA).  We currently hold active professional engineering licenses in WA OR CA WY UT ID MT NC and VA.  Some of the services our engineering company can provide you are engineering for your yurt, structural calculations for building designs, additions and remodels, forensic/investigative engineering, Floodplain Base Flood Elevation designations and landslide mitigation work. The engineering company was founded in 1987 and continues to provide professional, personal and punctual engineering services for our residential and commercial clients.


Steve Kicinski, PE
Steve Kicinski, P.E., is a founding principal of Ellisport Engineering and has a broad background in both civil and structural engineering. He has over 35 years experience and is well known for practical solutions to engineering issues.  He has authored numerous papers in the US and abroad on topics such as: "Modern Yurt are Viable Options for Societal Facility Needs", "Lateral Strength in Older Homes", "Landslide Mitigation - An Innovative Method for Debris Fence Design","Improving Seismic Performance of Homes", and "Economical Debris/Catchment Walls".  Known internationally for his experience in yurt engineering for extreme environments, he has a Master of Science in Civil (Structural) Engineering and a Master of Business Administration (Marketing & Finance).  He is a licensed engineer in WA OR CA WY UT ID MT NC and VA.
Tom Kicinski, (and dog, Elli) , Engineering Technician
In November, 2014, Tom Kicinski joined Ellisport Engineering as an engineering technician.  With a background in geography, gps and computer research, he has developed into a skilled engineering technician. . Currently he works on soft and hard armored bulkhead design, site plan and gps boundary information research, lateral analysis of buildings, site as-built measurements and computer research. Working part time for Ellisport Engineering, he spends his afternoons and weekends as assistant coach to the award winning Vashon Island Rowing Club.