Taylor Engineering specializes in cost-effective, sustainable, and innovative solutions that are designed from the start with construction and operation in mind. We are also uniquely committed to improving our industry through:

  • Active involvement in ASHRAE Standards and Technical committees
  • Writing and reviewing California Title 24 Energy Codes
  • Teaching courses in HVAC design
  • In-house research, ASHRAE-sponsored research, and research through the Center for the Built Environment at University of California Berkeley
  • Sharing our knowledge, tools, and research results publicly through ASHRAE Journal articles and our website


  • ASHRAE Technology Award, SFMOMA, 2016 Golden Gate Chapter First Place
  • ENR 2016 Cultural/Worship Best Projects Award California-Hawaii Region, for the SFMOMA Expansion Project.
  • ENR 2015 Best Projects Award, Sports/Entertainment Category, CSU Maritime PE Replacement
  • Preservation Design Award, Anna Head Alumnae Hall, October 2015.
  • ASHRAE Technology Award for the Oakland Unified School District La Escuelita Phase I, 2013 Golden Gate Chapter ASHRAE First Place, 2013 ASHRAE Society Technology Awards Regional X First Place, ASHRAE National Honorable Mention
  • ASHRAE Technology Award, Stanford Stauffer I Laboratory, Golden Gate Chapter First Place, Region X First Place, National Honorable Mention
  • CBE Livable Building Award 2010: UC San Francisco's 654 Minnesota Street, San Francisco, CA 
  • ASHRAE Technology Award for the Orinda City Offices Building, 2009 Golden Gate Chapter ASHRAE First Place and 2010 ASHRAE Society Technology Awards Regional X Honorable Mention
  • CBE Livable Building Award 2009: Chartwell School, Seaside CA
  • ASHRAE Technology Award, Honorable Mention 2005, in Category I, Commercial Buildings (New)
  • ASHRAE Technology Award, First Place in New Commercial Buildings Category for Electronic Arts II, ASHRAE, Region X, Technology Award Program, 2003


We like to play as much as we like to work.  An important aspect of Taylor Engineering culture is our tight-knit community and the many fun activities we enjoy.