PACE is a +/-100 persons firm that has been in business for over 35 years and has offices in Virginia Beach and Richmond. We foster a dynamic, comfortable, and collaborative working environment, geared towards promoting the success of our clients while nurturing the growth of our employees.

Our Mission

Our mission is to provide professional engineering services with hard work, teamwork, and integrity. We apply our combined knowledge and experience to produce the best possible solutions for our clients.

Professional Licenses and Certifications

PACE Collaborative currently has 22 registered Professional Engineers (P.E.) and 9 Engineers-In-Training (E.I.T.).

We have worked in 42 states and 20 countries. PACE has the ability to get licensed in any state. Our Engineers are actively registered to practice in the following states:

Current Active Professional Licenses:

Current Professional Certificates:

2 – Certified ASSE 6005 Medical Gas Generalists
2 – Certified Energy Manager (CEM)
1 – Certified Engineering Technician (CET)
1 – Certified Technology Specialist – Design (CTS-D)
2 – Water-Based System Layout NICET Level 2
1 – American Council for Accredited Certification Certified Indoor Environmentalist (CIE)
2 – Certified in Plumbing Design (CPD)
3 – ACG Commissioning Agents (CxA)
1 – ACG Certified Commissioning Technician (CxT)
1 – Certified Building Commissioning Professional (CBCP)
2 – USGBC Green Associates (GA)
13 – USGBC LEED Accredited Professionals (LEED AP)
1 – ASHRAE Certified Healthcare Facility Design Professionals (HFDP)
1 – Outside Plant Designer (OSP)
4 – Registered Communication Distribution Designers (RCDD)
1 – NEBB Certified TAB Professional
2 – Level 1 Certified Infrared Thermographer
1 – Level 1 Electrical Thermographer
1 – Master Plumbing
1 – Master Gas Fitter
1 – Master HVAC
2 – Master Electricians
1 – Journeyman Electrican


AABC Commissioning Group (ACG)
The AABC Commissioning Group (ACG) is a non-profit association dedicated to the advancement of independent third-party commissioning professionals.

American Society of Heating, Refrigeration, and Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE)
A global society advancing human well-being through sustainable technology for the built environment. The Society and its members focus on building systems, energy efficiency, indoor air quality, refrigeration and sustainability within the industry.

Building Industry Consulting Services International (BICSI)

The worldwide association for cabling design and installation professionals. BICSI strives to provide information, education and knowledge assessment for individuals in the information and communications technology (ICT) community.

Building Industry Consulting Services International (BICSI)

Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) – Tidewater VA Section
The IES is dedicated to promoting the art and science of lighting to its members, allied professional organizations, and the public.

Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) – Tidewater VA Section

International Code Council (ICC)
A member-focused association dedicated to developing model codes and standards used in the design, build and compliance process to construct safe, sustainable, affordable and resilient structures.

International Code Council (ICC)

National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)
A global, nonprofit organization devoted to eliminating death, injury, property and economic loss due to fire, electrical and related hazards.

National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)

U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC)
The U.S. Green Building Council® is committed to a prosperous and
sustainable future for our nation through cost-efficient and energy-saving green buildings. With a community comprising 78 local affiliates, more than 20,000 member companies and organizations, and more than 140,000 LEED® Professionals™, USGBC® is the driving force of an industry that is projected to contribute $554 billion to the U.S. gross domestic product from 2009-2013. USGBC leads an unlikely diverse constituency of builders and environmentalists, corporations and nonprofit organizations, elected officials and concerned citizens, and teachers and students. USGBC is the developer of the LEED green building certification program and the convenor of the Greenbuild® International Conference & Expo.

U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC)

Diagnostic Tools & Capabilities

PACE invests heavily in diagnostic tools and equipment to provide unique and unparalleled capabilities to our clients. With master electricians, HVAC controls experts, former TAB contractors, and commissioning agents on staff, we have in-house capabilities to aid in diagnosing existing and potential issues, as well as performing numerous type of studies.

PACE currently owns the following survey and testing equipment:

Some types of studies, services, and analysis that we offer are: