Henry Engineering & Consulting


About John R. Henry, P.E.

John R. Henry is a former Principal Staff Engineer with the International Code Council (ICC) Business and Product Development Department, where he was responsible for the research and development of technical resources pertaining to the structural engineering provisions of the International Building Code (IBC). John also developed and presented technical seminars on the structural provisions of the IBC. He has a broad range of experience that includes 15 years of structural design in private practice, plan-check engineering with consulting firms and building department jurisdictions, and 17 years as an International Conference of Building Officials (ICBO) / ICC Staff Engineer. John graduated with honors from California State University in Sacramento with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering and is a Registered Civil Engineer in the State of California. He is a member of the Structural Engineers Association of California (SEAOC) and is an ICC Certified Plans Examiner. John is the coauthor of Significant Changes to the International Building Code, the 2012 IBC Handbook and the IBC Handbook—Structural Provisions with S.K Ghosh, Ph.D. He has written several articles on the structural provisions of the IBC that have appeared in Structure magazine and Structural Engineer magazine’s Code Series. Mr. Henry was presented with ICC’s John Nosse Award for Technical Excellence in 2011, recognizing his outstanding contributions and technical expertise.


P.O. Box 985, Knights Landing, CA 95645 | Phone: 1-530-867-0920 | Email: jrhenryengineer@gmail.com