Terry Song, PE, a project manager in WHPacific's Portland office, was recently elected Vice President of the American Public Works Association’s (APWA) Oregon Scholastic Foundation for 2017. The Scholastic Foundation was incorporated in 1994 by the members of the Oregon Chapter of APWA with the goal of establishing a stable revenue source for funding student scholarships. Eligible recipients of the Foundation’s scholarship grants are students of Oregon colleges or universities who have achieved junior standing, and whose chosen education field is related to Public Works. Individuals working in the Public Works field who are continuing their formal education are also eligible [...]
WHPacific's Albuquerque office was recently informed that the judges for AGC’s (Associated General Contractors) Best Building Awards selected their project as a 2017 award recipient. The award was given for their work on the Albuquerque International Sunport New Snow Barn Complex, pictured below. The project was part of their on-call with the City of Albuquerque's Aviation department. WHPacific provided the programming, design, and construction administration services. Congratulations Albuquerque!
A huge welcome to our newest staff members hired in January: Trinh Tran - Civil Engineer, Portland Andrew Sutliff - Civil EIT, Albuquerque Tony Lee - Survey Office Technician, Albuquerque John Shute - Senior Project Manger, Portland
WHPacific’s Albuquerque office was notified this week that it won the top American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) project award in New Mexico. The prestigious award is the Grand Conceptor award, which is given to the best overall engineering accomplishment in the State. Having won the award for the State of New Mexico, WHPacific can now submit their project for the national ACEC competition. WHPacific's submittal focused on McCarran International Airport ATCT and TRACON facility in Las Vegas, NV. This was mostly a facilities project that was being worked on from December of 2008 up until late this year. The [...]
WHPacific is pleased to announce Robert Beckman, PE, PTOE has joined their Boise office as the director of transportation. Robert has more than 30 years of experience in a wide variety of transportation projects throughout the United States. His experience in transportation includes corridor studies, traffic engineering, roadway design, and comprehensive transportation plans. “Robert is a great addition to the WHPacific Boise Team.” Says Travis Foster, Boise’s Operations Manager. “He has been here in the Treasure Valley for more than 11 years now and has developed not only a great reputation for providing outstanding professional engineering and client service, but [...]