Our Story

Tarek M. Zeid, P.E., PLLC is a structural engineering firm based in New York City. The company specializes in the design of building structures of various types and uses.


Throughout Tarek’s studies, he dreamed of becoming a structural engineer in the innovative city, New York City. At the beginning of his career, Tarek worked as a construction superintendent for five years. Throughout the years, he earned his license to become a Professional Engineer in New York City. As a Professional Engineer, Tarek became a plan examiner for the Department of Building in 1989.

In 2001, Tarek retired as Borough Commissioner for the Brooklyn and Staten Island Department of Buildings to venture out on his own. With over 40 years in the profession, Tarek brings experience from the private and public sector and has extensive knowledge of the New York City Building Code and Zoning resolution.


As a structural engineer, Tarek works with different materials such as reinforced concrete, reinforced steel and prestressed and post-tensioning concrete to design a stabilized building. Every year, he attends annual conferences and conventions that cover the latest techniques and material technology to enhance design methods structurally. Furthermore, he is a dedicated member of American Society of Civil Engineers, American Society of Professional Engineers and American Institute of Steel Construction and American Concrete Institute.

In the wake of COVID-19, Tarek M. Zeid, P.E., PLLC is committed to the health, safety and well-being of our clients and their families, our employees and their families and our communities. We have taken steps to limit exposure to the virus by providing remote-work solutions, however, we are available via telephone and email. TMZ’s commitment to serving you remains unchanged. Our best wishes to you all with continued safety and health! - TMZ