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An Established Architectural Engineering Design and Construction Firm

About Us

Chiffert Engineering PC is a multi-disciplined architectural engineering firm serving residential and commercial clients in the New York metro area and the Hamptons.  Our passion is design and construction. Our integrated and responsive team of knowledgeable professionals, with relevant experience in all facets of architectural engineering and construction, listens to the client’s objectives and provides practical feedback and solutions, respecting everyone’s taste. Our specialty is land use regulations and permit acquisition throughout Suffolk County.

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Marc A. Chiffert, P.E.

MARC A. CHIFFERT, P.E. is the Managing Member of CHIFFERT Engineering PC (“CAEC”), an architectural engineering design firm providing complete consulting architectural engineering design services and project management services. With over 25 years of extensive engineering and construction experience, Marc is expert in architectural engineering, renewable energy, construction methodology, scheduling and project management, zoning and code analysis, and land development/subdivision. Mr. Chiffert started his career with international construction management firms including Lehrer/ McGovern and Morse/Diesel in New York City and Magil Construction and Divco in Montreal. Marc Chiffert has lectured on engineering and construction methodology at the Pratt Institute of New York, and on AutoCad at the College of Aeronautics, Flushing, NY and is a regular lecturer at the STEM Summer Institute. Marc was also member of the NYC Department of Building’s Technical Subcommittee for the new Energy Code as well as a member of the NYC Fire Department Code Revision Advisory Committee. Marc Chiffert is also a NYS Technical Real Estate Instructor. Fluent in English, French and Portuguese, Marc is a FAA Certified Private Pilot. Marc received his B.Eng. (Civil Engineering) from McGill University, Montreal, Canada.


State of NY Professional Engineer

State of CT Professional Engineer

Town of Southampton Home Improvement License

US Green Building Council - LEED Accredited Professional

NAHRO (National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials) Certified Specialist of Occupancy

NABCEP (North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners) certification

Practicing Institute of Engineering, Inc. Continuing Professional Competency Program Evaluator

International Code Council Special Inspections: Fireproofing, Commercial Mechanical Inspector, Structural masonry, Soils, Commercial Plumbing, Structural Welding



NYSSPE (NYS Society of Professional Engineers)

NAHRO (National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials)

SEONY (Structural Engineers Association of New York)

ASPE (American Society of Plumbing Engineers)

NFPA (National Fire Protection Association) Member, ICC (International Code Council)

ASCE/AEI (American Society of Civil Engineers, Architectural Engineering Institute)

ASHRAE (American Society of Heating, Ventilating and Air Conditioning Engineers, Inc.)

ASHI (American Society of Home Inspectors)



Village of Southampton, NY Planning Commission, Member

Town of Southampton, NY Licensing Review Board, Member

NYSSPE (New York Chapter, NYS Society of Professional Engineers), Past President 2006 – 2009, Director

Friends of McGill University Board, Director

FEE (Foundation for Engineering Education)

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