HONOLULU (February 26, 2016) – Schnackel Engineers, Inc., a mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and fire protection consulting engineering firm servicing the commercial building industry, today announced the opening of a new office location in Honolulu. Led by Sharon Ann Thom, the Hawai‘i office is Schnackel Engineers’ fifth location, and will serve as a launching pad for the company’s business and design services in the Pacific Region.
“Schnackel Engineers has completed jobs on Kauai, Oahu, Maui and Hawai‘i for over 12 years working to improve the landscape of Hawai‘i in the places that we all know and love,” said Sharon Ann Thom, Vice President of Schnackel Engineers, Pacific Region. “It’s an honor to expand this office and bring world class engineering to not only our clients but also to our local talent.”
The new office comes in response to a proven demand for Schnackel Engineers’ high-quality services and the revolutionary design software called AEA Integration, which works to offer more efficient, cost-effective and sustainable designs. Schnackel Engineers has been a part of several recent local projects which include Hookele Elementary School, Ala Moana Center’s Ewa Wing Expansion, Ala Moana Center’s Nordstrom Expansion, Royal Hawaiian Shopping Center, Ward Village Auahi Street Shops and Bloomingdales.
“I am confident that Sharon will successfully lead our Honolulu office and represent Schnackel Engineers effectively as she has proven herself to be one of the industry’s brightest leaders,” said Greg Schnackel, President and CEO of Schnackel Engineers, Inc. “As a team, we are continuing our commitment to building a lasting presence in the Hawai‘i market and investing in long-term client relationships that will be beneficial to the community.”
Thom brings over 23 years’ experience in project management within Hawai‘i’s development industry. Previously, she served as the Vice President, Hawai‘i Area Manager of Kiewit Building Group Inc., and has worked with the City & Council of Honolulu as Deputy Director of Department of Transportation Services. She holds a BS in Psychology and a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Santa Clara University in California.
Schnackel Engineers is headquartered in Nebraska, with offices in New York, Omaha, Los Angeles, and Seattle, and provides services to architects, owners and contractors throughout North America and Latin America.
For more information, please visit www.schnackel.com.
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