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Utilizing the latest techniques in design automation and presentation, Pacific Rim Architecture is a leader in the integration of computer-aided design into the design process. The tight integration of traditional design/drafting techniques with the latest advances in 3D modeling & animation, computer renderings, and CAD drawings, impart a greater level of accuracy in each project, and better service to the client. Technology tools are used through the entire design process, not just at the design development stage, to provide each project with greater efficiency, imagination, & success.

The firm can assist in the development of a complete range of collateral material suitable for use in marketing campaigns, fund raisers, and presentations to City Council.  The firm was responsible for producing all advertising layout, website development, interactive CD-ROMs, and video production for The Ridgewoods at Northview project.

The following are just a few of the ways the firm uses technology to enhance our service offering and work efficiency for more accurate, efficient, productive services at reduced cost.

  Industry standard production-oriented CAD software (AutoCAD Release 2006)
      for maximum compatibility with consultants
  Industry standard office suite software (Microsoft Office 2003)
  3D modeling software, for rapid prototyping, computer generated renderings
      and animations
  Digital Video Editing for output of design concepts onto CD-ROM or VHS tape
  High speed Internet access for email and web-based file transfers
  Project Management software (Microsoft Project 2000)