A Brief history of Rocamar Engineering

Rocamar Engineering Services Inc. is a multi‚Äźdisciplined engineering firm providing comprehensive Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing, and Fire Protection design services, as well a Construction Management and Indoor Air Quality Services to Federal, State and Local Government and Private Enterprise. The size and structure of our firm, allows for a high degree of customized, personal attention to any project. This provides our clients with excellent continuity in project development and supervision.

Mr. Bernardo Cardenal, P.E.

Mr. Bernardo Cardenal, P.E. is the President of the firm and has been active in the Consulting Engineering Profession for 35 years. He manages the Mechanical Engineering Department and reviews all projects before they are finished together with the member of all the department in order to have a holistic view of the finished product. The combined years of experience lets him provide the technical expertise required for any construction project. He actively leads the firm with the highest level of professional morals and integrity. With his associated management team they effectively and efficiently expedite projects.

Mr. Cardenal is an active in many Associations promoting better design practices in the construction industry. He is voting member of ASHRAE Standard 62.2 Ventilation and Acceptable Indoor Air Quality in LowRiseResidentialBuildings, ASHRAE Technical Committee 9.11 Clean Spaces, ASHRAE Technical Committee 10.5 Refrigeration, Distribution and Storage Facilities, ASHRAE Technical Committee 5.12 Ventilation Requirements & Infiltration, and ASHRAE Environmental Health Committee. His civic activities consist of organizations that advocate better community relations. The firm makes charitable contributions to a number of local and national charities.

Bernardo Cardenal, P.E. actively manages the firm with the highest level of professional integrity.With his associated management team they effectively and efficiently expedite projects. He reviews all projects and is active in the design procedures. The combined years of experience gives depth to provide the technical expertise required for any construction project.All work is performed using the latest AutoCAD Building Systems and Computer aided Engineering Programs. With the use of the latest Engineering programs we are positioned to provide economical and efficient service and to perform within the time frame required by our Clients.

Mr. Michael Guida, P.E

Responsible for Electrical Department project management and engineering design of various residential, commercial, industrial, educational and health care facilities. Designed and permitted 208volt, 480volt and 4160volt electrical systems for these projects. Sized and specified generators for emergency and standby power application to comply with NFPA 110 and 70 chapter 7. Performed walk through inspections for 40-year old buildings to determine the electrical safety with report of findings. Performed “Due Diligence” reports for feasibility of owners desired electrical needed. Project managed/coordinated projects with Electrical, HVAC, Plumbing and Fire Protection system through to completed construction. Provide construction cost budgets for electrical systems. Currently managing the replacement/addition of cooling towers at terminal 1 at Fort Laud. Airport (FLL). Firm knowledge of NFPA codes, Florida Building Code and NEC.

Major Projects:

  • Stranahan H.S. Renovations
  • Terminal 1 Chiller plant upgrade at FLL Airport
  • Veterans of Foreign War facility
  • Walgreens, Winn Dixie
  • Publix shopping center
  • Miramar police station
  • FIU research facility
  • Humana Healthcare facilities
  • Pompano Park and various Bank Atlantic Center improvement projects

All work is performed using the latest AutoCAD 2015. Today complex projects require leading-edge systems engineering to optimize performance in both efficiency and use. Rocamar Engineering Services Inc. takes these challenges by using the latest in technology within a demanding business environment in which clients expect more sophisticated end products in less time. Using AutoCAD 2015 Revit Series System/ Building Systems/HVAC Hydraulic & pipe Design Analysis for Cooling/ AGI32/ Lighting Analysis /Carrier Hourly Analysis for cooling load calculation/Bldg Cooling Analysis Simulation and Energy Gage.

The personnel of Rocamar Engineering Services, Inc, consist of Professional Engineers, former Professional Engineers (previously licensed in other states), and Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering.