& Design Consulting
Quality. Integrity. Expertise.
ColeBreit Engineering is a client-focused Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing (MEP) engineering and design consulting firm based in Oregon and California. Founded by Laura Breit in 2013, and merged with Axiom Engineers in 2021, ColeBreit has offices in Bend, Eugene, Medford, Monterey, Napa, and Santa Cruz and serves the larger Pacific Northwest and Northern California regions. Though our firm works in various markets, our team is community-focused and proud to support projects that serve the common good of each community we work in. ColeBreit is committed to exceeding our clients’ expectations and operates with quality, integrity, and expertise in everything we do.
ColeBreit is an agile, woman-owned firm that thinks big to deliver the full-service, detail-oriented engineering and consulting services that each project requires. Our team has more than a century of collective experience, and our passion for our profession shows in our commitment to excellence and impeccable attention to detail. ColeBreit works in virtually every industry sector, including education, multi-family and high-end residential, healthcare, commercial, hospitality, municipal, industrial and wineries.
Our approach to all projects is to provide our clients and team members with the highest level of service possible by always keeping our focus on quality, integrity and expertise.
ColeBreit offers Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing, and Fire Protection engineering and design services from our offices in Bend, Eugene and Medford, Oregon and Monterey, Napa and Santa Cruz, California. Our clients are architects, contractors, and property owners and operators. Our team walks with you on each project from start to finish, from schematic design through construction administration. Each project receives our highest degree of professionalism along with the approachability and attentiveness of a small business.
Having integrity means doing the right thing, not the easy thing. Trust, honesty and transparency are the foundation of every successful project. At ColeBreit, we approach every project, big or small, as a partnership. Our results don’t just matter to you as our clients, they matter to us and we always want to be proud of the work we produce. We live, work, and play in the communities we serve, so we understand what our communities need. Our principal leaders are focused on making projects happen, and our firm’s reputation has been built on getting projects done right. We strongly believe in keeping jobs and revenue within our communities and states.
Whether large or small, each project receives full attention from our best engineers and designers, as well as principals and directors. Our team excels at Building Information Modeling (BIM), LEED and sustainable design, bidding, design-assist, integrated project delivery (IPD) and other project delivery methods, and has a passion for their professions which shows in their expertise and attention to detail. In addition to traditional mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, plumbing engineering and fire protection engineering services, ColeBreit also provides consulting services such as LEED support, commissioning, general project sustainability and energy consulting and modeling.
“Evergreen Housing Development Group has worked with ColeBreit Engineering on projects in Oregon and Washington State; on projects ranging from two to three-story garden style apartments to 5-story elevator served apartment buildings. We have always counted on them for their expertise; whether it be in plumbing, mechanical, or electrical design. As a project manager I always appreciate them for their responsiveness, quick turnarounds, and client tailored approach to every project.”
HANS CHRISTIANSEN | EVERGREEN HOUSING DEVELOPMENT GROUP LLC
Whether large or small, each project receives full attention from our top tier of engineers and designers, Principals. Our staff excel at Building Information Modeling (BIM), LEED and sustainable design, bidding, design-assist, integrated project delivery (IPD) and other project delivery methods, and have a passion for their professions which shows in their expertise and attention to detail.
ColeBreit offers electrical engineering and design expertise in a range of areas.
MWBE, WOSB & OMWBE Certified Engineering Firm
ColeBreit is majority owned by Laura Breit and is certified by the State of Oregon as a Minority/Women Business Enterprise (MWBE COBID #10440), by the State of Washington’s Office of Minority and Women’s Business Enterprises (OMWBE #W2F0026854), with the Federal Government as a Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB), and as a Women Business Enterprise (WBE #22000276) by the State of California.
Our leadership team believes that diversity of thought, experience, and perspective, along with a focus on equity, is important to the success of any project. Choosing to work with ColeBreit means you are choosing a partner dedicated to diversity and equity in our staff, clients, and projects. We pair an equal and supportive workplace culture with all of the depth of technical experience you expect from a full-service MEP engineering and design consulting firm. ColeBreit believes that if we create an excellent place to work, we can provide excellent work for our clients and our communities.
MEP ENGINEERING DESIGN PROCESS
Be an integral part of the team and contribute to visioning sessions
Regular internal project team meetings to ensure thorough coordination
Assist in the development of the target program
Take an active role in establishing any sustainability goals for the project
Closely collaborate with team members and owners on constructability and ease of maintenance for all MEP equipment and systems
Actively contribute to the BIM Execution Plan
Review and comment on a developed cost estimate to establish the base target cost
Establish early coordination for major MEP design decisions to ensure project priorities and goals are being met
ColeBreit utilizes a variety of collaborative and cloud-based tools to effectively manage work for our team and our clients, wherever they are located. Our remote model means we can collaborate virtually with all team members involved in a project, which provides flexibility, efficiency, and saves valuable time. Exceptional client service remains our top priority.