We are specialists in both traditional and contemporary houses of worship

Salas O’Brien provides integrated engineering services for the sensitive needs of houses of worship. From quiet intimate sanctuaries to large celebratory auditoria, we get the details right. We are part of your design team from the visioning process to the first day the doors open and beyond.

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What we can offer

Salas O’Brien provides a wide variety of engineering and technical services to meet the demands of this high-performance sector.


Salas O’Brien’s acoustics design team provides design for room acoustics, sound isolation, noise/vibration control, and environmental noise mitigation.

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Theatre consulting

Salas O’Brien provides theatre consulting including room design, seating and sightlines, circulation, stage design, theatrical rigging, lighting design, and code compliance.

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Salas O’Brien’s technology design team provides design for data infrastructure, security systems, and audio-video technology.

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Mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and fire protection

Salas O’Brien’s mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire protection design team delivers common-sense, integrated design solutions that are cost-effective, reliable, and energy efficient.

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Salas O’Brien’s structural expertise extends from conceptual development and 3D modeling to surveys, investigative studies, and due diligence assessments.

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