Construction Inspection

PACIFIC represents the project owners and contractors for construction inspection.  PACIFIC can provide staff for both design-bid-build projects and design-build projects.  The construction inspection services include:

  • Field Inspection
  • Specialty Inspection and Nondestructive Examination

PACIFIC has selected certified and experienced inspection personnel with extensive knowledge of materials, NDT testing, ASTM/CTM documents, and Caltrans, DSA and other agency specifications.  PACIFIC’s seasoned inspectors maintain multiple certifications.  These qualifications allows them to perform multiple inspections on different materials concurrently – resulting in cost savings to our clients and projects.  The construction inspectors depending on the discipline hold the required inspection certification:

  • American Welding Society (AWS)
  • American Concrete Institute (ACI)
  • Precast/Pre-stressed Concrete Institute (PCI)
  • California Department of Transportation (Caltrans)
  • Division of the State Architect (DSA)
  • International Code Council (ICC)
  • National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies (NICET)

Our experienced technical personnel can provide special inspections for schools, public buildings, hospitals, and medical buildings on behalf of the following organizations:

  • Division of the State Architect
  • Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development
  • U.S. Bureau of Reclamation
  • U.S. Department of the Interior

The International Building Code requires periodic special inspection for erection of precast concrete structures.  Local jurisdictions may implement even stricter inspection requirements.  PACIFIC can offer various inspection, observation, and testing per California Building Code:

  • Special Inspections (CBC Section 1701)
  • Structural Observation (CBC Section 1702)
  • Nondestructive Testing (CBC Section 1703)
  • Regulate the materials and methods of Prefabricated Construction (CBC Section 1704)

PACIFIC can also provide quality control plans and work plans for states, the U.S. Navy, and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.  PACIFIC can provide services in the following markets:

  • State & Local Governments
  • Cities, Counties and Other Public Agencies
  • Education
  • Transportation
  • Commercial | Retail | Mixed Use
  • Healthcare
  • Industrial | Manufacturing | Energy
  • Telecommunications
  • Hospitality

PACIFIC provides construction inspection and material testing services for the following construction:

ConcreteStructural Welding Inspections
Concrete Mix DesignAnchor Bolts and Hold-Downs
Concrete Trial BatchExpansion Bolts
ShotcretePre-Cast and Pre-Stressed Pile Fabrication
Post-Tensioned ConcreteConcrete Batch Plant Inspection
Tensioning of Steel TendonsWaterproofing
Reinforcing SteelAsphalt Concrete
Cast-In-Place ConcreteFireproofing Inspections
Structural MasonryStructural Wood

Anchor Rods