Jose J. Mantrana, PE is the Principal Engineer at Arco Engineering PC. Jose is a Professional Engineer in the State of NJ and NY with more than 23 years of experience in the field of Engineering. He graduated from Steven’s Institute of Technology in Hoboken NJ with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering. Jose is a licensed home inspector for the State of New Jersey.
Jose is a driven individual who continues to excel in all aspects of his profession. He founded Arco Engineering in 2006 on his own, today the company has grown to a team of 11 professionals. He has continued his engineering education by accumulating the required credit hours in engineering management and technical and professional classes. Jose’s goal is to continue to grow his company and to obtain a Master’s degree in Structural Engineering at Steven’s Institute of Technology.
Jose’s core competencies include project engineering, staff competency, planning, time management, project management, inspections, client relations, building envelope repairs and maintenance, code research, proposals, estimates, project meetings, Board presentations.
Jose started as an Engineer at Gibbs & Cox, Inc in New York City where he was responsible for the management of engineering analysis and design. He was responsible for establishing, executing, completing, and documenting projects. Management responsibilities include project management, training, establishing procedures and tasks for the execution of engineering and design of naval ships.
At Lane Engineering Consulting PC, Jose was a Senior Engineer for 15 years. He managed the preparation of specifications, plans and drawings for facade restoration, waterproofing, structural, mechanical, plumbing, and electrical repairs to commercial, residential and industrial buildings.
As Principal at Arco Engineering, Jose has been a mentor to junior engineers who have recently joined the work force. He has provided technical and professional support to his staff ensuring that the projects are completed in a timely manner and to the satisfaction of our clients. He has been responsible for projects in the areas of MEP design, structural design, energy consultation services, shop drawings, fire protection sprinkler and design, building envelope maintenance, parking deck waterproofing and maintenance and many more. He has also worked on many facade projects for various Property Management companies in New York and in New Jersey.