Structural Engineers Christchurch

Our Christchurch office is headed by Ernesto and offers a full range of structural engineering services to suit your needs. All of our work is efficient, cost-effective, and pays close attention to detail.
Ernesto de Peralta III

Director, CMEng(NZ), CPEng, MEngSt(Hon)

Ernesto de Peralta III photo

Ernesto de Peralta III founded Tectonix Structural Engineer (formerly Strukteq Design and Consulting) in January 2015. Having worked as a Senior Structural Engineer for 12 years, he is highly experienced in various civil and structural engineering projects.

A highly technical engineer who specialises in high-end structural engineering analysis and innovative seismic design solutions, Ernesto can provide your project with a solution that is both efficient and cost-effective.

His experience includes nonlinear analysis and performance-based design of building structures, seismic assessment and strengthening, and low-damage design technologies.

Ernesto has been accredited with MIPENZ, CPEng, BE(Civil), and MEngSt(Hon). In 2003, he graduated from the University of Santo Tomas (UST) with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering. Ten years later, Ernesto obtained his Master of Engineering Studies Honours (MEngSt) from the University of Auckland. During that time, Ernesto also gained extensive experience in structural engineering and seismic strengthening by working with AECOM (Former Maunsell Philippines), Holmes Consulting Group, and OPUS International Consultants Ltd.