Pacific Engineering & Design

Matias Rudback is a licensed Professional Engineer with Pacific Engineering & Design, PLLC. Matias joined the firm in 2012 and works within the Civil Engineering Department.   

Matias brings a diverse and varied background. Prior to his civil engineering education, he worked in a range of research and forestry positions measuring everything from stream temperatures to tree heights. At Pacific Engineering & Design, Matias assists the civil engineering staff by conducting research, making design calculations, creating three-dimensional models in Civil 3D, producing and editing design drawings, writing and editing specifications and other project documentation, and providing construction observation. 

Matias has worked on a wide range of projects involving construction observation and inspection. These have included repairs to a structural concrete slab, installation of a deep foundation repair in a large existing warehouse experiencing differential settlement, and inspection of a street improvement project including road realignment, paving, striping, and pedestrian improvements. He has experience taking field measurements, handling material delivery and other paperwork, interacting with contractors and the general public, and recording site conditions descriptively, via sketches and photographs.