San Francisco, Calif. – PAE, a leading west coast engineering firm specializing in sustainable design recently added two project engineers to its San Francisco office.
As part of PAE’s mechanical team, Cristian Neira’s more than five years of experience with mechanical, electrical and plumbing (MEP) design solutions and building information modeling (BIM) for a variety of projects, including higher education and commercial laboratory, make him a key player in the firm’s Bay Area operations. Neira has a Certificate of Computer Assisted Design (CAD) from Silicon Valley College and has been a freelance consultant for the past three years.
As a licensed mechanical engineer, Stuart Gregson brings his work and educational experience and passion for sustainability to PAE’s California office. A graduate of UC Berkeley with a bachelor’s in mechanical engineering, Gregson took a personal interest in renewable energy and energy conversion. As a LEED-accredited professional, Gregson’s technical and collaborative design skills are a valuable addition to PAE’s project teams.
“It’s very exciting to see this office continue to grow and flourish. The addition of talented and like-minded individuals has allowed us to expand our Bay Area presence and work on projects that make a positive impact on the community,” said PAE’s San Francisco office Principal Michael Lucas.
Founded 45 years ago, PAE is a 76-person firm providing an array of services in mechanical and electrical engineering. Well-known for leadership in sustainable design, PAE has provided expertise for more than 100 LEED-rated or registered projects, 22 of them Platinum. Moving beyond LEED, several PAE projects are now pursuing the Living Building Challenge, Net Zero Energy / Water, Architecture 2030 and Passive House. With offices in Portland, Seattle and San Francisco, PAE serves public and private sector clients throughout the western United States and beyond. For more information, please visit: www.pae-engineers.com