PGH Wong Engineering’s Foundation
PGH Wong Engineering, Inc. was established in 1985 on its extraordinary foundation in systems engineering including traction power, train control and signaling, communications, vehicles, and fare collection. Since its founding, PGH Wong has expanded to deliver civil, structural, architectural and trackwork design, program/project management, and construction management/administration practices.
PGH Wong has become a leading infrastructure engineering, project management and construction management company, managing many of the largest transportation programs in the United States. The firm’s ability to successfully deliver projects on time, within budget, and with exceptional quality has helped build its reputable foundation with clients and contributed to its organic growth.
PGH Wong’s Mission
Improve the World by engineering the future, particularly by connecting people and places through transportation and infrastructure.
PGH Wong’s Vision
Be a place where the Best in the industry perform their Best work while continuing to foster an environment that grows future generation of engineers, architects, and construction professionals.
PGH Wong’s Core Values
- Set a Standard of Excellence.
- Take Care of People.
- Take Care of Employees.
- Be a Trusted Partner.
- Provide Pathways to Professional Excellence and Career Fulfillment.
- Build Collaborative, Innovative, and Disciplined Teams.
- Maintain High Ethical Standards.
- Invest in Those Willing to Learn and Grow.
May 25, 2018
August 25, 2017
Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit (SMART) commences passenger service. This 43-mile, $600 million Rail Transit System connects the cities of Santa Rosa and San Rafael, bringing passenger rail service to the North Bay for the first time since 1958. As Prime Consultant to SMART, PGH Wong provided Conceptual Engineering, Preliminary Engineering, Final Design, Bid Support, and Construction Management Services for the Civil, Track, and Multi-Use Pathway Design.
Construction begins on the $237 million Grand Hyatt Hotel at San Francisco International Airport. This 351-room, sustainably designed four-diamond property is on track for LEED Gold certification and is intended to provide world class hospitality at the gateway to the San Francisco Bay Area. PGH Wong is providing Project Management Support Services for the Project as part of the SFO Airport Hotel Program.
The first set of Vehicles arrives at BART. PGH Wong is the Prime Design Consultant for the Contra Costa County BART (eBART) rail transit extension from the existing Pittsburg/Bay Point Station to the City of Antioch.
The Central Mesa Extension of Phoenix’s Valley Metro Rail opens for revenue service on August 22, 2015. PGH Wong provided Project & Construction Management Services on this 3.1-mile, 4-station extension of the Valley Metro System connecting Downtown Mesa, Mesa City Plaza, and Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.
San Francisco International Airport (SFO) Terminal 3, Boarding Area E Improvements Project (BAE) successfully opens for passenger service. PGH Wong served as the Prime Project Manager and Construction Manager.
PGH Wong as Lead JV begins work as the Project and Construction Manager for the first construction package of the California High-Speed Rail Project, the first High-Speed Rail Project in the United States.
San Francisco International Airport AirTrain is fully operational, becoming the first systemwide implementation of Communications-Based Train Control System in the USA.
PGH Wong expands into Phoenix, Arizona to provide Project and Construction Management services for the $1.37 billion Central Phoenix/East Valley Light Rail Transit Project, a 20.3-mile Starter Line, in the Cities of Phoenix, Tempe, and Mesa, Arizona.
PGH Wong, as part of a Joint Venture, manages 20 firms to provide preliminary engineering for the 1.7 mile, $1.6 billion San Francisco Muni Third Street Light Rail, Phase 2 Extension – Central Subway Project.
PGH Wong begins to model and simulate nearly 700 miles of the New York City Transit System including trackwork, signaling, traction power, and vehicle systems.