Category: News

PacRim Joins the Honolulu Rail Transit Project (HRTP)

September 15, 2017 – SANTA ANA, CA   PacRim Engineering, Inc. (PacRim), a provider of diverse civil engineering consulting services, has joined the Honolulu Rail Transit Project (HRTP). The Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation (HART) is the public transit authority responsible for the planning, construction, and expansion of a fixed guideway transit system for the HRTP. The HRTP is a 20-mile fixed guideway rail system with 21 stations extending from East Kapolei to Ala Moana Center. The City of Honolulu estimates that by 2030, nearly 70% of Oahu’s population and more than 80% of the island’s jobs will be located along...

PacRim Raises $5,000 to Support Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts

September 8, 2017 – The recent Hurricane Harvey devastated the great Houston area in the State of Texas. One week after the hurricane made landfall, more than 30,000 people were displaced. Critical infrastructure was severely damaged due to the catastrophic flooding as a result of the storm. Like so many concerned citizens across the country, the employees of PacRim Engineering rose to the occasion to lend a helping hand to those impacted by the storm. Collectively, the PacRim family raised $5,000 in donations, which was sent to the American Red Cross for its disaster relief and recovery efforts. Go Texans on...

PacRim Welcomes K.T. Su

September 1, 2017 – SANTA ANA, CA   PacRim Engineering, Inc., a provider of diversified civil engineering consulting services, is pleased to announce that K.T. Su, P.E., has joined the firm as Director of Special Projects. K.T. will be responsible for continuing the growth of our transit and transportation services. K.T. has more than 35 years of professional experience in the management, design, and construction of transit and transportation works. He has served engineering firms, governmental entities, and design/builders in various capacities and delivered projects from conceptual/planning, preliminary engineering, final design, to construction under different infrastructure delivery methods. KT has participated...

PacRim Involved in Newly Approved LAX Terminal Modernization Improvements

(LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, JULY 28, 2017) The Los Angeles Board of Airport Commissioners (BOAC) has approved a renovation improvement project to modernize Terminal 2 (T2) and Terminal 3 (T3) and build a connector (T1.5) at the Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). Plans for terminal renovations are spearheaded by Delta Air Lines who plans to lease the terminals to Southwest Airlines. Delta Air Lines will invest up to US$1.9bn in the modernization project which includes upgrading the T2 concourse, demolishing and reconstructing the T3 concourse building, and demolishing and reconstructing the passenger and baggage (ticketing) facilities. Reconstruction of the gates could...

Rick Rubin Leads PacRim Engineering Expansion in San Diego

SANTA ANA, CA – February 10, 2017. PacRim Engineering, Inc., a provider of diversified engineering consulting services, is pleased to announce that Rick Rubin, P.E., AICP, has joined the firm as a Principal. Mr. Rubin will be responsible for spearheading the opening and growth of our new San Diego office, as well as offering his expertise to other current clients and projects. His primary focus will be to assure client success in the San Diego Region, including federal clients. Rick joins PacRim with a 40 year professional career in the San Diego area serving municipalities, state government, educational institutions, private...

Another Successful NAVY Project!

SANTA ANA, CA – July 20, 2016. PacRim Engineering (PacRim) is proud that our portfolio includes high profiled projects for the U.S. Navy. PacRim has been working on various military projects since 2008 and today we are extremely proud to make this announcement that the past three-years of efforts in both design and construction support have come to this point of celebration! San Clemente Island Fuel Replacement project is now 100% complete and is in full operation. The ribbon cutting ceremony took place on July 6 and received a LEED Silver Rating. PacRim was instrumental in Structural Engineering Design for...

PacRim Wins Contract from the City of South El Monte

SANTA ANA, CA – PacRim Engineering was awarded an on-call contract from South El Monte City Council for Engineering Design & Project/ Construction Management services. PacRim has been providing excellent engineering service for the past 10+ in Southern California. PacRim comments “We are tremendously excited to continue to be a part of this region’s growth. We look forward to working with the City to support its mission to grow, serve its citizens and maximize the public services.”

PacRim’s 2015 Holiday Extravaganza

SANTA ANA, CA – December 21, 2015 This year’s holiday celebration was one for the books! PacRim’s staff was treated to a roomful of evergreens, snowy Christmas trees, presents-a-plenty and Rudolf for everyone! It was an evening of getting to meet each other’s loved ones, swapping stories, sharing laughter, crowning the Ugliest Christmas Sweater of them all, and playing endless rounds of lottery scratchers! There was even a bit of mischief when it came time for the main event of the night – White Elephant. It was such fun that we are sad to see the holidays go. Nonetheless, we...

PacRim’s Open House, Delivered

SANTA ANA, CA – PacRim Engineering, after eight years of growing up in Anaheim, moved to our new office in Santa Ana on August 1, 2015. After couple months of settling in, PacRim hosted an open house for friends and colleagues in the industry. The event was well attended and the food, drinks, and company made the occasion more festive. It was an occasion to look back and look forward to the future.

PacRim Wins POLB On-Call

LONG BEACH, CA – June 4, 2015 PacRim Engineering (PacRim) is pleased to announce that the firm has been awarded a significant contract by the Port of Long Beach (POLB) to provide On-Call Professional Civil Engineering Services for the next three years, valued $1.5 million. POLB is three years into a 10-year, $4.5-billion capital program, that includes, street, rail, dredge, water, sewer, and storm drain improvements. PacRim anticipates to support POLB in various civil engineering tasks including project management, planning; feasibility studies; permit applications; grant funding applications; plan check services; peer review; field investigations; condition assessment; engineering advice; specification writing;...