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"My inspiration as Founder of Lane Coburn & Associates was based on a strong desire to improve the quality of electrical engineering and telecommunication plans and to enhance constructability. Synergy between engineering and construction requires consistent communication between the owner, architect and the contractor. The LCA team will roll up our sleeves and work in partnership with the design and construction teams in order to engineer cost effective and reliable solutions for your most complex projects. Our system of integrating design with construction as well as our approach to value engineering has helped LCA to develop a number of loyal and repeat customers. We are constantly striving to exceed our client's expectations. I look forward to working with you on your next project." Keith Lane P.E., RCDD/NTS, RTPM, LC, LEED A.P. – President/CEO & Chief Engineer


As President & CEO, Mr. Lane oversees the firm's management and culture to ensure the highest level of client service. Keith has a strong background in both Design/Build, and Consulting Electrical Engineering and Technology Consulting. Keith has provided management and engineering services in both capacities. He understands that the appropriate direction of the design services (Consulting or Design/Build) depends on the nature and time frame of a project. Keith is ready to provide his professional services either in a Consulting capacity or Design/Build capacity. Keith will utilize his extensive project experience to coordinate with field personnel to add Constructability and Value Engineering to the design/engineering process. LCA's company mission statement is; "Work in Conjunction with the Owner/Architect and Construction personnel to provide the Client a project ".


Keith is a nationally recognized speaker and has participated as an expert panelist for numerous national webcasts for CSE, ECM and for AFCOM, contributed numerous technical and management articles and participated on Industry Roundtables for ECM I(Electrical Construction & Maintenance) Magazine, CSE (Consulting Specifying Engineering) Magazine, BICSI (Building Industry Consulting Services International) News & Pure Power Magazine. Keith is also a recognized expert witness and has provided forensics analysis and expert witness analysis on a number of high profile projects.




Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Seattle University, 1993




  • REGISTERED ELECTRICAL ENGINEER in Washington, Alaska, California, Arizona, Oregon, Utah, Montana, Idaho, Hawaii, Nevada, Pennsylvania, Virginia and New York.
  • NCEES(National Certified Holder Council of Examiners for Engineering and Survey)
  • RCDD – Registered Communications Distribution Designer - BICSI
  • NTS – Registered Network Transport system Specialist – BICSI
  • LC – Lighting Certified Qualified Professional – NCQLP
  • RTPM – Resistered Certified Telecommunication Project Manager – BICSI
  • LEED A.P. – LEED Accredited Professional
  • Licensed Electrical Administrator – Washington State


  • Mission Critical Magazine Advisory Board
  • Member of the 7x24 Exchange – Northwest Chapter (End to End Reliability)
  • Member of the Uptime Institute
  • Member of the Telecommunications Project Management Association
  • Member of the Illuminating Engineering Society of North America Advisory
  • Board Member for Consulting Specifying Engineering Magazine – 2005 – 2012
  • Contributing Editor for Consulting Specifying Engineering Magazine – 2004-2012
  • Member of BICSI – A Telecommunications Association
  • Member of the Washington State Society of Healthcare Engineers