PCL Construction, is the general contractor managing the Triton Pavilion project at UC San Diego. PCL Triton Pavilion. The Triton Pavilion project includes developing a new, large student center and be a future major stop for the San Diego trolley Blue Line. The trolley Blue line expansion to be completed in 2021 will connect downtown San Diego to University City. Union Tribune Article
To determine how to manage existing campus trees in conflict with future construction, PCL hired Rappoport Development Consulting Services LLC as a sub-consultant providing arboricultural consulting services. Mr. Jeremy Rappoport, President of RDCS, will assess and tag all the project trees and develop a tree inventory. The inventory will identify the tree, trunk diameter, crown height, quantity, structure and health condition. These metrics will assist in determining tree retention, protection, and relocation.
RDCS founder Jeremy Rappoport is an ISA certified arborist, tree risk assessor qualified, ASCA Registered Consulting Arborist (RCS #564), C-27 California Landscape Contractor #436000 and a professional horticulturist. RDCS LLC provides arboriculture, landscape, horticulture and land development consulting services for civil engineers, landscape architects, prime contractors, municipalities, HOA’s, commercial and residential property owners and expert witness litigation and support services for plaintiff and defendant attorneys and insurers.