The Firm
Daniel Kim, Architect AIBC
Terry Tanner, FRAIC
Ian Tingley, Architect AIBC
Gustavo da Roza, II, FRAIC
Gus da Roza, III, Architect AIBC


Pacific Rim Architecture Ltd., recognized and respected locally, regionally, and internationally, has been serving its clients with integrity for over 15 years. Pacific Rim Architecture Ltd. offers architectural services in both Surrey & Peachland, BC.  The head office in North Surrey, British Columbia currently employs a staff of five, with additional staff members operating out of its South Surrey and Peachland offices.

Pacific Rim Architecture Ltd. was founded and registered with the Architectural Institute of British Columbia and the Architectural Institute of America by Daniel Kim, Architect AIBC, who was an owner in the predecessor firm, Buckley, Graham & Kim (1975-1987).  Ian Tingley, Architect AIBC joined the firm as a Director in 2001, and Terry Tanner, FRAIC as the Manager of the Okanagan Branch in 2004. Gus da Roza, Architect AIBC joined the firm in 2007 as a partner.


The firm offers a full range of services including

●  Architecture
●  Interior & Graphic Design
●  Urban Design & Planning
●  Project Management
●  Development Feasibility Studies
●  Computer Visualization and Animation

The Architects have received many awards in a wide variety of commercial, residential, industrial and institutional projects throughout the Pacific Rim Region.

Recent Design Awards Include:

●  City of Surrey - 1996 Award of Excellence in Design for St. Matthew’s Parish Church
●  Best Design - 1996 by I.E.S., B.C.  Canada
●  Pre-Cast Concrete Institute of America - 1984
●  Award of Merit - Chamber of Commerce, New Westminster, B.C., Canada - 1986

Selected Published Works Include:

●  Vancouver Sun, December, 2005
●  Ideal Architecture - May 1996
●  Award Magazine - May 1994
●  BC Catholic - June 1984
●  Vancouver Sun - August 1984
●  Bellingham Herald - August 1984