Starting from the humble beginnings of a basement home office, Kevin launched Lampkin Structural Services in 1996, as one-man operation; he has since watched it grow into the reputable company it is today. Prior to launching Lampkin Structural Services, Kevin worked for different engineering firms for 15 years, developing his trade as Construction Manager in charge of review of structural elements during construction. It was during this time he developed his niche in temporary structures.
Kevin primarily provides structural engineering services to contractors during the construction phase. This ranges from shoring requirements to various access scaffold systems and shop drawings for various materials such as metal studs/ roof anchors. Additionally, Kevin provides engineering for contractors and home owners for structural framing/foundation of new renovations and investigations.
Kevin enjoys spending his leisure time with his wife Natalie, socializing, traveling and exercising. Kevin is proud of his two adult children who have spread their wings into their own niches. Son, Chris, is a Dental Anesthesiologist and daughter, Natasha, is a Communications and Marketing Specialist.
Omar first joined Lampkin Structural Services in 2014 as a Structural Engineer; through his hard work and dedication, has since transitioned into the role of President.
Omar holds over 10 years of experience as a Structural Engineer. Omar obtained his Bachelor and Master’s degree in Civil Engineering from Ain Shams University, Egypt in 2005 and 2008; respectively. He then obtained his PhD in 2013 from Carleton University in Structural Engineering focusing on the effect of Blast and Impact Loadings on Structures.
Omar is an expert in temporary shoring, excavation shoring, seismic analysis and design of new construction including reinforced concrete, steel and wood buildings. Omar is also experienced in the structural assessment of existing structures, identifying foundation problems and introducing different foundation repair options such as wall replacement, underpinning, etc.
In his free time, Omar enjoys outdoor activities and playing sports especially soccer, cycling and Tennis. Omar has a great passion for sport cars and motorcycles.
With over 20 years of structural design and site related services experience in Canada and overseas, Frank’s focus is on provide engineering designs, drawings and project site review for different temporary works such as: scaffolds, working platforms, formwork and falsework, shoring for structural frames and multi-storey concrete structures, swing stages and multi-point suspended work platforms, etc.
Domenic became a member of Lampkin Structural Services Ltd. in 2017 following his graduation from the University of Ottawa’s civil engineering program. He works primarily in the structural design and field review of various temporary structures including, but not limited to, shoring, formwork, and falsework. In addition, Domenic performs structural design and field review for both new construction and existing residential structures.
Jerry graduated from the University of Ottawa with a bachelor degree in Civil Engineering and a Masters of Engineering in Environmental Engineering. Jerry primarily works with the design of various structural elements, including wood, reinforced concrete, steel, aluminum and glass. He also conducts structural review of both residential and commercial structures in addition to coordinating projects with clients.
Jerry is an easygoing and optimistic person, who loves doing sports, activities and explore new things or experiences.
Bishow started working as a Structural Engineer at Lampkin Structural Services Ltd. in June 2021. He completed his Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from Andhra University, India in 2015 and graduated with a Master’s degree in Structural Engineering from University of Houston, Texas in 2017. Bishow has gained experience in the design and review of temporary works, excavation shoring, as well as site inspection for residential and commercial projects. He is also involved in roof anchor design and testing, seismic design and analysis of non-structural components of building.
Bishow enjoys spending his free time trekking, camping and travelling to new places. He also likes staying active through different sports like swimming, ping-pong, soccer and cricket.
John joined Lampkin Structural Services in 2021 after graduating from Carleton University with a bachelor degree in Civil Engineering. John’s focus is on the structural design and assessment of residential projects such as: renovations, additions, custom homes, foundation repairs, and existing structures. In addition, John conducts site reviews of temporary shoring for residential projects.
Dambar joined Lampkin structural Services Ltd. in November 2021 as AutoCad technician and Junior Engineer. Originally from Nepal, Dambar completed his Bachelor’s in Civil Engineering at Trihuvan University (Kirtipur, Nepal) and worked as an Engineer for 4 years, prior to moving to Ottawa in 2019 to pursue his M.Eng. Dambar specializes in concrete, steel and wood design, as well as concrete testing and foundation repairs.
In his spare time, Dambar enjoys spending time with his family and a good game of soccer, whether on the field or as a spectator.
Sundus joined Lampkin Structural Services as Office Manager in September 2021. She holds an Architecture degree, as well as a diploma in Banking, Finance and Accounting. Sundus is responsible for accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, reconciliation, and overall office administration.
Sundus enjoys taking walks in nature with her camera, and letting out her creative side through oil-painting, watercolor, acrylic and pencils, which she picked up from a very young age.