Ontario Construction News staff writer
McIntosh Perry Consulting Engineers Ltd. has received the highest Consulting Engineers of Ontario (CEO) Award at the 16th annual Ontario Consulting Engineers Awards (OCEA) on April 22.
Overall, CEO presented 11 awards to consulting engineering firms for projects which the association says improved the quality of life to the world around them.
McIntosh Perry earned the Willis Chipman Award for the Industrial & Mine Area Clean-Up, Phase 3: Deloro Mine Site project. This project was selected for the transformation of a contaminated site into an everlasting green space. The Ontario Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change enlisted the engineering firm to provide project management, design, contract administration and inspection services.
“All of the projects that were submitted are an incredible testament to our profession and to the value of consulting engineering,” said CEO Chief Executive Officer Bruce Matthews.
Awards of Excellence were presented to AECOM, C.C. Tatham & Associates Ltd., MTE Consultants and Robinson Consultants Inc.
Awards of Merit were given to DST Consulting Engineers Inc., Eramosa Engineering Inc., Hatch, HDR Inc., R.V. Anderson Associates Limited and WSP Canada Inc.
An independent panel of judges including Bob Doney, Ken Browne, John Dawson, Stephen Panciuk, Lola Hidalgo and John Thompson. volunteered their time and expertise to the 39 submissions.