PCD Is Awarded Gold Certification in the Longmont Sustainable Business Program

By Emily Jacobson, Mechanical Engineer & Sustainable Design Consultant The Longmont Sustainable Business program honored 27 local businesses, and PCD Engineering is proud to achieve the Gold award for its efforts to reduce their environmental impact, act socially responsible, and contribute to the local economy of Longmont. What are we doing to be Sustainable? Photovoltaic solar on the office roof EV …

Walter and Bill Credentialling Shout Out!

By Erica Giddings, Office Manager This year we are celebrating the professional advancement of two of our team members. Please join us in congratulating Walter Shoup and Bill Geisheker on their credentialling! Walter is one of our Project Engineers working with our MEP Design team who has worked for PCD for about 6 years. This year he achieved his professional …

Energy Star Residential Certification Gets Easier!

By Ben Graham, RESNET QAD/Rater, LEED QAD/Green Rater, ICC Plans Examiner – Project Manager of Energy Ratings and Field Services Energy Star New Homes certification has long been the first stop for builders wanting to go above and beyond code. The Energy Star program is a foundational piece for many other green rating and certification systems such as Enterprise Green …

Building Code Compliance

Whole Building Modeling for Code Compliance, Green Building Certification and Design Assistance PCD has developed thousands of building energy models which allow design teams and owners to make informed choices on building systems and envelopes. Clients such as the US Department of Energy, Mitsubishi, Xcel Energy and the State of Colorado have entrusted us with their energy modeling needs. PCD’s …

PCD Engineering 20 Year

PCD Celebrates 20 Years

It was 20 years ago today…so the song goes. PCD Engineering celebrates 20 years in business this month. It was a one-man band back then with a used computer, printer, phone and idea of marrying solid technical engineering with sustainable, bottom-line focused solutions to help clients improve their lives, communities and profitability. So let me introduce to you, the one …

PCD’s New Employer Sponsored Volunteer Program

By Erica Giddings, Office Manager – PCD Engineering PCD Engineering has developed and implemented an exciting, new Employer Sponsored Volunteer Program. We believe in standing up for and supporting our communities. That is why twice a year we have committed to gather as a company to serve those most in need in the Longmont and the Denver Metro Areas. We …

Building Envelope Consulting and Field Testing

Mechanical engineering helps form the foundation of our building system technology practice. As mechanical engineer of record, we provide services of mechanical design including heating, ventilating, air conditioning (HVAC), exhaust, humification and dehumidification, space pressurization and process mechanical systems. We use building information modeling software to evaluate design alternatives as part of an integrated design process. We recognize that efficient mechanical design …