The Daily Transcript is pleased to partner with Rick Engineering Co. in celebrating Rick Engineering's 50th Anniversary. In this special feature, you'll learn about the past, present and future of this leading San Diego company.
Rick Planning is synonymous with San Diego. Rick Engineering Co. and its founder, Glenn A. Rick, share a long and rich history in the city of San Diego's planning and development, and in the implementation of those concepts.
A prime example of the unique quality of Rick Engineering Co.'s full scope of services is the suite of specialized benefits offered by its GIS, Specialized Computer and Creative Services Divisions.
American Assets, Inc. (AAI), based in San Diego, operates business in real estate investment, development and management, and handles property management, accounting, lease administration, construction and tenant improvements in-house.
The Tucson office of Rick Engineering Co. opened for business in November 1987, as the newest effort of expanding beyond the borders of San Diego County, following the Phoenix office in 1984 and the Riverside office in 1986.
The Clark Realty organization is a fully integrated national real estate and construction company offering a broad base of services including development, capital markets, construction, investment management, property management and real estate strategies.
Del Sur, a new master-planned community emphasizing heritage, community and the environment, is the newest kid on the block when it comes to San Diego's real estate landscape ... or so one might think. While the first homebuyers are being introduced to the community, some of Del Sur's founding fathers have known this project longer than their own teenagers.
The Water Resources Division is an integral part of Rick Engineering Co. and provides services to public agencies and private sector clients. The division, headed by Dennis Bowling, P.E., was established in 1978 in response to an increasing demand for hydrologic and hydraulic analyses.
The Riverside office of Rick Engineering Co. has enjoyed a long-standing relationship with California Baptist University, working together on numerous projects as the campus has grown.
The Sycuan Band of the Kumeyaay Nation is a proud and ancient people who take pride in having established an identity as a good neighbor. This is of utmost importance to Sycuan. We have contributed generously to hundreds of charitable and civic organizations over the years. We are so grateful for the gifts we have received. It is an obligation that we have taken upon ourselves to help our neighbors and make San Diego, our native homeland, a better place.
Located in the south central portion of the city of Chula Vista about 7 miles north of the international border with Mexico, the Interstate 805 interchange improvements at East Orange Avenue and Olympic Parkway represent a much-needed project for the city.
Just eight years after starting his own company with a single custom home in 1960, Corky McMillin led the firm into building its first master-planned community. It was a bold venture that would set the tone for the company's growth, spanning two centuries and five decades.
After 50 years, the environment in which Rick Engineering Co. was founded in 1955 seems familiar only as a hazy memory. This was the year when the Salk polio vaccine was announced to be safe and effective; within days, 30,000 San Diego school children had been inoculated. In 1955, the Supreme Court mandated school desegregation "with all deliberate speed."