IRVINE, CALIFORNIA – December 8, 2016 – Fuscoe Engineering, Inc. is pleased to announce that CEO Patrick Fuscoe, PE was honored with the 2016 USC Distinguished Alumni Award, presented by USC’s Sonny Astani Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. The event was held on November 30 at the Jonathan Club in Los Angeles.

Pat graduated in 1972 with a B.S. in Civil Engineering from USC’s Viterbi School of Engineering. He began his career a day after graduating as an apprentice Engineer and moved to Orange County in 1974 to work on Irvine Company planned communities. Pat launched his own firm in 1981; today, Fuscoe Engineering has grown to be an award-winning firm with 200 staff members and $30M per year in revenues, with offices and projects throughout California. Over the course of his 40+ year career, Pat has overseen services for milestone projects, including the Village of Woodbridge in Irvine, Ronald Reagan Federal Building & Courthouse, W Hotel at Hollywood & Vine, Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort & Spa, Burbank Water & Power EcoCampus, Laguna Beach-Bluebird Canyon Landslide Repair, Tongva Park & Ken Genser Square at Santa Monica pier, Dana Point Harbor Revitalization and the Laguna Beach Festival of Arts, among many others.


Pat’s professional affiliations include the American Society of Civil Engineers, American Council of Engineering Companies, Building Industry Association of Southern California and American Institute of Architects, among others. In addition, Pat volunteers his time on various Urban Land Institute (ULI) committees and is the Chairman of the Miocean Foundation and the Miocean Representative to the Ocean Institute. Pat and the Fuscoe Engineering staff strongly believe in giving back to the community and have contributed time and financial support to charitable causes, including the Ocean Institute Adopt-A-Class program, HomeAid, Families Forward, CANstruction, 2nd Harvest Food Bank, Boy Scouts of America, Habitat for Humanity, and many other worthwhile programs.
Pat has received a number of significant awards over the years, including:

  • National Finalist in the Real Estate, Hospitality & Construction Category of the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year® Awards
  • Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year® Regional Award
  • American Society of Civil Engineers, Orange County Branch, Engineer of the Year Award
  • Orange County Business Journal, Excellence in Entrepreneurship Award

Pat lives in Newport Coast with his wife, Bonnie. They have two children; Patrick, who is pursuing a Masters degree at USC and Sally, a USC graduate.

Featured images: Pat – far right with other honorees (left) , Pat’s family along with Fuscoe team members (top right)

Fuscoe Engineering, Inc. is a reputable, award-winning company providing civil engineering for land development and public infrastructure, using an eco-adaptive® approach. Specialty practices include survey and mapping, stormwater management, sustainable site design, and GIS, BIM & technology services. The firm’s project bandwidth spans commercial, retail, hospitality, mixed-use and residential developments, as well as public streets and parks. On-going company objectives include developing cutting-edge engineering solutions, while promoting sensitivity to the environment, offering clients a full range of energy efficient green design options in accordance with USGBC guidelines.

Fuscoe takes pride in embracing full circle thinking® in shaping places people enjoy through creative designs with heroic service. full circle thinking® is an underlying approach and fundamental series of truths that guide how the firm operates and the way each project is approached. Fuscoe has offices in Irvine, Los Angeles, San Diego, Ontario, El Centro, San Ramon and Mission Hills. For additional information regarding Fuscoe Engineering, please contact Laura Goforth at or 949.474.1960.