Ricardo Toma H.B.Sc.

Associate, Civil/Structural
Direct: 647-738-5723

Our Support Team provides critical assistance in Operations, IT, Marketing, Communications, Technical Writing, Project Management, Client Support, Engineering Technology, Finance and Human Resources. They enable the company to meet client needs by maintaining the highest standards in business practices and company procedures.



Forensic Visualization:

  • Building Permit Drawings
  • 3D Conceptual Drawings
  • AutoCAD and Revit Programs
  • 2D/3D Collision Reconstruction Drawings

Civil/Structural Failure:

  • Building Assessment Assistance

Collision Investigation and Reconstruction:

  • Collision Scene Examinations
  • Visibility Assessment

Building Science:

  • Window/Sliding Door Testing for Water Penetration
  • Balcony Railing Systems Load Testing

academic background

  • Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S), Humber College, Toronto, ON, 2018
  • Honors Bachelor of Science (Hons. BSc), University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, 2015

Professional Experience

30 Forensic Engineering
Associate – Civil/Structural
2020 – Present, Toronto, ON

Engineering Technologist – Civil/Structural
2019 – 2020, Toronto, ON

  • Develop and prepare engineering designs and drawings from field measurements, sketches, engineering calculations, specification sheets and other data
  • Provide additional engineering support on site examinations, including using Total Station equipment and FARO Focus 3D Laser Scanning Unit
  • Develop and prepare geometric analysis and evidentiary drawings
  • Collision scene examination visualization; includes collision reconstruction for client presentation or court trials
  • Produce drawing sets for building application submissions

Pretium Engineering Inc.
Architectural Technologist / Site Coordinator
2017 – 2019, Toronto, ON

  • Working as a member of project teams for site investigation, meetings, reporting, specification preparation, quality observation and liaison with clients, contractors and manufacturers as needed with minimal supervision on site
  • Prepare reports/specifications/CAD drawings under supervision of the Project Managers
  • Assist with collection of field data (site review and measurement) and prepare reports
  • Assists with field review/testing and data collection and prepare performance audit, technical/building audit, or other investigative reports complete with observations, conclusions, recommendations and repair budgets
  • Conduct onsite quality control and adherence to prepared specifications
  • Assist with developmental/improvement to company service delivery process i.e. standard reports, specifications, drawings, etc.
  • Assist Project Managers with distribution and review of shop drawings
  • Assist Project Managers with contract administration as requested (producing drawing updates, assisting with paperwork and attending site)


  • Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists (OACETT), Member