Monthly Archives: October 2016

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WHPacific’s Work on Five Corners Roundabout in Edmonds Wins 2016 Award of Excellence

The City of Edmonds has received a Director’s Award from WSDOT/FHWA (Washington State Department of Transportation/Federal Highway Administration) for the Five Corners Roundabout. The Five Corners Roundabout is at the 212th street and 85th avenue intersection in the City and is a heavily used corridor, which serves as a gateway to downtown Edmonds. WHPacific provided [...]

WHPacific Attends Groundbreaking Ceremony for Yokut Gas Station at Tachi Palace Hotel and Casino

WHPacific is the lead design firm for the Santa Rosa Rancheria Tachi Tribe for their Yokut Gas Station project at the Tachi Palace Hotel and Casino. This new development will have an 8,000 square-foot market, convenience store, and smoke shop with gaming machines and fuel. The nearest gas station is more than five miles from [...]

WHPacific’s Albuquerque Office Teaches the Next Generation for STEM Day

Albuquerque, NM — Members of WHPacific’s Albuquerque office volunteered at a STEM Day (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) earlier this month at George Sanchez Collaborative Community School in Albuquerque. The volunteers spent the day teaching 6th and 7th grade students about careers in the STEM industry and took the time to demonstrate how to use [...]

WHPacific’s San Diego Office Staying Ahead of the Technology Game

Dave Schilke, a survey office technician at WHPacific’s San Diego office, has taken the first step to obtain an exemption from the Federal Aviation Administration for Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS). UAS, or drones as they more commonly referred to, are rapidly becoming a huge game changer in the surveying industry. Dave has obtained his certificate [...]

WHPacific’s San Diego Office Brings in High School Intern

In May of this year, WHPacific’s San Diego office had the privilege of presenting survey techniques to 71 high school juniors at High Tech High School North County in San Marcos, CA. Three of the staff members gave presentations and discussed surveying with the motivated teens who were interested in studying engineering, survey, and architecture. [...]