About Us

Metro Engineering (California license #812925A) is a full service General Engineering Contractor and Landscape Design & Installation Contractor. We provide a range of services, including:

  • Earthwork
  • Road reconstruction
  • Asphalt paving
  • All phases of concrete
  • Demolition
  • ADA upgrades
  • Landscape design
  • Landscape installation
  • Landscape maintenance

We provide service to commercial, residential, and industrial clients throughout Southern and Northern California, with office locations in Merced and Orange.

Thomas Padilla

Project Manager / Owner

Thomas has over 20 years of experience in the construction industry and is a graduate of King River College. At the age of nineteen he was the youngest individual inducted into Operations Engineers in 1987. He also boasts an outstanding safety record with no injuries on a job site 12 years running. Thomas brings established skills from positions he has held in areas of estimating, project managing, consultant, superintendent, foreman, equipment operator for concrete / asphalt, earthwork and underground needs. Thomas has skillfully completed jobs as high as five million dollars. Thomas believes the customer should feel confident and comfortable with the project that they are paying for and that it is being done with honesty and quality workmanship and products. The customer should get what they are paying for, no shortcuts.