HV Engineering, Inc. (HVE) is a mechanical engineering firm located in Seattle, WA that specializes in HVAC and Plumbing Consulting Engineering.  Founded in 1996, we pride ourselves on incorporating our customer’s requirements into completed designs.  We look for practical solutions to client challenges and react quickly to develop “in budget” solutions.  Individual experience in the firm is diverse, and there is significant principal involvement in each project to assure quality control.  In the engineering service business, the people on a project make it successful, and we are committed to your success.

HVE supports their projects with a highly trained staff, equipped with all the modern tools of the trade, including

  • the latest versions of Autocad and Revit
  • building information modeling (BIM)
  • up-to-date specification database
  • in-house detail library
  • active membership in professional societies (ASHRAE, ASPE)
  • ongoing professional development

Brian Roetcisoender, PE, LEED® AP, President
Professional Engineer – WA, AK, ID
University of Washington – BS, Mechanical Engineering Cum Laude, 1989
brian@hvengineering.biz

In Brian’s thirty plus years as a mechanical engineer, he has designed process piping, plumbing, and HVAC systems for commercial, retail, manufacturing, municipal facilities, water and wastewater treatment plants, K-12 and higher education facilities, offices, multifamily residential, senior housing, laboratories, hospitals, natatoriums, and industrial shops.  His expertise includes HVAC systems for standby power generation, the design of facilities dealing with the storage and handling of hazardous materials and environments, and design challenges associated with new construction, building renovation, and facility conversion.  He has worked on projects ranging in location from Nevada to the Arctic Ocean.

Steve Bloedel, Vice President
steve@hvengineering.biz

Steve is the manager of production and design at HVE. In his twenty five years of experience, he has worked for a number of local mechanical consulting firms and successfully completed hundreds of projects covering nearly every area of the mechanical consulting market in locations throughout the region. Currently, Steve manages the design and delivery of many of HVE’s projects which include HVAC, plumbing and piping systems, BIM modeling and construction support. He is proficient in both AutoCAD and Revit and has been involved with multiple Navis works and other clash detection charrettes. Steve’s project background includes multi-family housing, schools, hospitals, churches, retail developments, tenant improvements, commercial kitchens, medical clinics, senior housing developments, park projects, and mixed-use projects.

Tom Harrylock, PE, LEED® AP, Principal
Professional Engineer – AK, CA, ID, OR, WA, HI
University of Washington – BS, Mechanical Engineering Cum Laude, 1982
tom@hvengineering.biz

Tom is the founder of HV Engineering, Inc.  In his thirty plus years of experience, he has successfully completed more than one thousand projects covering nearly every area of the mechanical consulting market.  His design expertise includes HVAC, plumbing and fire sprinkler systems, energy study analysis, LEED analysis, mechanical troubleshooting, and construction support.  In locations ranging from Southern California to Northern Alaska, Tom’s building project background includes new and modernized K-12 schools, churches, retail developments, tenant improvements, medical clinics, senior housing developments, parks, mixed use facilities, and swimming pools.

Ben Muyres, PE, Associate
Professional Engineer – WA
Gonzaga University – BS, Mechanical Engineering Cum Laude, 2016
ben@hvengineering.biz

In Ben’s five years as a mechanical engineer, he has designed plumbing and HVAC systems for commercial, retail, office, daycare facilities, multifamily/mixed-use residential, commercial kitchens, medical clinics, churches, senior housing, and natatoriums.  He has worked directly with owners, contractors and architects to ensure each design is not only well coordinated & constructable, but also meets each projects design goals & budget.  Ben has a passion for working on sustainable design projects and has been the lead designer and engineer on numerous projects with green building & sustainable goals including LEED certifications, Built Green, and Evergreen Sustainable Development Standards.