VAA delivers nationwide engineering services along with expanding international project efforts to architects, owners and design-build contractors. Headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota with a satellite office in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, the firm offers planning and design affiliated with new facilities / buildings, remodels and expansions, but also strategic planning and process design for well-known national companies and beloved local brands.
We specialize in bulk processing facilities, including material handling, transportation and export. The firm offers master planning, life-safety code analyses; track design and civil, structural, marine, mechanical, process and electrical engineering services. Experience internationally and coast-to-coast has bolstered a resume in seismic and high coastal wind design along with an understanding of regional construction techniques for agribusiness, industrial and commercial markets.