Ricardo Azcarate, P.E. President
As an expert MEP engineer with an intense understanding of HVAC, electrical and fire protection systems in buildings and on campuses, Ricardo has established AACE to meet the complex mechanical needs in a variety of construction environments. His focus and concentration on fire protection systems, energy conservation programs, energy audits and sustainability programs have made him a valued asset on several landmark projects.

Princeton University, BSE, Engineering – 1989
Pennsylvania State University, Graduate Studies, Architectural Engineering
Professional Engineer: Colorado, Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas
NCEES Certified

Tim GalliaAssociate
Mr. Gallia has over 30 years of HVAC, mechanical, plumbing, and process piping design experience including system design, construction, installation, and clean room tool installation. Additionally, his expertise with start-up, balancing, and troubleshooting of HVAC, plumbing and piping systems are critical to project success.

Troubleshooting and complex problem solving
Installations and start-ups
System and process design

Jarod IveyAssociate
Mr. Ivey’s senior level mechanical design and project management experience includes projects in industrial, aviation, healthcare, microelectronics, and commercial markets. Additionally, he oversees the design technology, including platforms such as AutoCAD, Microstation, Revit, and Trane Trace 700.

Mechanical design and renovations
Project management (Design & Construction)
Design technology