Patterson Structural Moving and Shoring is the nation’s second-largest structural mover/elevation company and a licensed Louisiana general residential and heavy construction contractor. PSMS is a dynamic, woman-owned business with offices in New Orleans, Louisiana, Long Island, NY, Newbern, NC, Greenville, SC, and Green Cove Springs, FL.
Our highly trained and motivated crews move all kinds and sizes of structures in a variety of terrain and conditions. The work we have done has been recognized with national awards from the International Association of Structural Movers (IASM).
This is a business with no room for uncertainty or inexperience. Moving structures without damage is a unique and skilled operation.
Patterson is one of only a handful of competent, qualified companies in the world that is trusted by governments, insurance companies, and families to move structures to new locations safely. We have moved huge structures from several thousand tons to single-family homes ravaged by floods and natural disasters. Our company specializes in the relocation and or elevation/hazard mitigation of structures with a speciality in historic buildings, especially masonry structures.
Our staff has moved/elevated over 5,000 structures, comprising over 5 million square feet. We participated in the elevation of the Alumni House on the Tulane University campus after Hurricane Katrina. We participated in the relocation and elevation of the 1700’s Cousin historic home in Bayou Liberty. Patterson Structural Moving and Shoring is a founding member of the Louisiana Shoring Association with Jeremy currently serving as Vice President.
Why let someone else “learn” how to be a structural mover on your building, when you can have the assurance of the best in the industry!