WHPacific awarded additional construction management for the Pueblo of Santo Domingo Multi-Use Trail project.
WHPacific is providing additional construction management, QA testing, and on-site inspection for a new pedestrian trail connecting the Pueblo with the nearby rail station. Don James, certified inspector is leading the on-site inspection.
Megan McNeese has recently joined the Boise office of WHPacific as a Project Engineer in the Transportation group. Her past experience includes designing transportation infrastructure on various multi-million dollar design projects and a two-billion dollar design-build project. She has proven experience in program management and has provided engineering support in a General Engineering Consultant (GEC) role on one of the largest county road bond programs in the country. Megan is a licensed Professional Engineer in Idaho and Texas and earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Idaho. Megan has held leadership positions in WTS [...]
WHPacific has kicked off a housing evaluation of 455 Housing units that will help NHA prioritize repairs and replacement to keep their public rental housing in good condition. The evaluation includes architectural, structural, mechanical, plumbing, and electrical evaluations of each unit in 30 locations across the Navajo Nation. The project will be performed by Albuquerque Construction Services. Asbestos and lead-based testing is included to identify any potential issues for remediation. Data gathering will use a tablet-based application for reports and photos that uploads to a cloud-based database. As part of this project, WHPacific is developing an application to allow easy [...]
WHPacific congratulates Phillip Sitges for attaining the designation of LEEP AP. WHPacific prides itself on being a workplace that encourages employees to further their education. Congrats again Phillip!
Richard Reis has joined WHPacific as Director of Transportation in the Bothell, WA office. In this capacity, Mr. Reis will be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operation of the Transportation business line in the Seattle area, including successful project execution, business development, quality assurance, staffing and client satisfaction. Mr. Reis has more than 35 years of managerial and hands-on experience in civil engineering, construction, and project management, including large design-build projects. In addition to managing hundreds of projects in the United States and Canada over his career, he often serves as a Principal-in-Charge or Executive Sponsor on large or complex [...]
Eric Strong, an Aviation Director our of WHPacific's Washington operation goes into detail about a project recently completed for the Orcas Island Airport. "Orcas Island is a popular destination for tourists, and the island maintains a vibrant economy serving business and recreational interests. Many local residents, businesses, and visitors travel to Orcas Island by scheduled airlines, charter flights, and personal General Aviation aircraft. The recent project made several improvements to the airport facilities and included upgrades to the weather reporting equipment, replacement of sections of the failed storm drainage system, and maintenance of the runway, taxiway, taxilanes, and parking apron [...]