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Coalition calls for low-carbon transformation

Posted on August 15, 2017
Leading building and energy professionals are urging the federal government to prioritize swift action to make Canada’s homes and buildings ultra energy-efficient and low-carbon in discussions between federal, provincial, and territorial energy ministers. For the first time since the adoption of the Pan-Canadian Framework on Clean Growth and Climate Change, Canada’s energy and mines ministers are gathering for their annual meeting in St. Andrews, New Brunswick. Ten organizations have released a letter to Minister of Natural Resources Jim Carr and [...]

Kazi named president and CEO of Siemens Canada

Posted on August 10, 2017
Siemens Canada has announced the appointment of Faisal Kazi as president and CEO of Siemens Canada Limited, effective September 1, 2017. Kazi replaces former president and CEO and current chair of Siemens Canada Robert Hardt, who departed the company in June 2017 to take on the role of catalyst partner at next47, Siemens’ separate unit for start-ups established in 2016. As President and CEO, Kazi will be responsible for leading the overall strategic direction of the company. Kazi joined Siemens in 1991 and has worked in various areas of the business [...]

Sorel named SNC-Lavalin's executive vice-president, capital

Posted on August 8, 2017
SNC-Lavalin has announced that Chantal Sorel has been appointed executive vice-president, capital, in addition to her current role as managing director, effective immediately. Based in Montreal, she will report to Neil Bruce, president and chief executive officer, and serve as a member of the company’s executive committee. As executive vice-president and managing director, capital, Sorel will continue to oversee all aspects of capital, SNC-Lavalin's investment, project financing, and asset management arm. She is responsible for the company's investment [...]

Jacobs Engineering Group to acquire CH2M

Posted on August 4, 2017
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. and CH2M HILL Companies Ltd. have announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Jacobs will acquire all of the outstanding shares of CH2M in a cash and stock transaction with an enterprise value of approximately $3.27 billion, including approximately $416 million of CH2M net debt. The combination unites two companies with complementary capabilities, cultures, and relationships, resulting in a differentiated, end-to-end value proposition for clients and an enhanced platform for sustainable, profitable [...]

Trudel joins EllisDon as VP of people and culture

Posted on August 2, 2017
EllisDon has announced the appointment of Paul Trudel as vice-president, people and culture. Trudel will assume the role and responsibilities effective immediately and will succeed Rosemarie Lipman who has entered the new role of senior vice-president, enterprise intelligence. "One of the things we celebrate at EllisDon is our unique culture," said Geoff Smith, president and CEO, EllisDon. "We are convinced that Paul is and will be a disciple and champion of our values, and is joining EllisDon out of an enthusiasm for our culture and our potential. Paul [...]

ACCIONA Energy names Esteban as new CEO for North America

Posted on August 1, 2017
ACCIONA Energy has named Rafael Esteban as CEO of ACCIONA Energy USA Global LLC. In this role, Esteban will be responsible for the growth of ACCIONA’s renewable energy portfolio in the U.S. and Canada markets, and the operation of 966 MW of wind and solar energy projects in the two countries. He replaces Ilya Hartmann, who served as CEO since 2012. Hartmann is moving on to a new leadership position in the renewable energy industry. Mr. Esteban brings years of a global leadership experience in renewable energy to his new role. Most recently, he served [...]

Ontario, Michigan launch cross-border automated vehicle test drive

Posted on July 31, 2017
Ontario and Michigan are completing North America's first national, cross-border automated vehicle test drive through Southern Ontario and Michigan, promoting innovation in the auto sector and driving economic growth. Minister of transportation Steven Del Duca and federal minister of innovation, science, and economic development Navdeep Bains were in Windsor to mark the milestone. The test drive began in Detroit and will continue from Windsor to Sarnia before crossing back over the border. The drive will conclude in Traverse City, Michigan later today [...]

Infrastructure gaps block Canadian productivity: report

Posted on July 20, 2017
Lack of proper transportation infrastructure is a major barrier to Canada’s access to market and to its competitiveness, leading to lost opportunities and wasted time for both Canadian companies and residents, says a new report by the Canadian Chamber of Commerce. “As Canadians head out on vacation this summer, they will be spending longer periods in their cars, stuck in traffic because of inadequate road infrastructure, including poorly-maintained roadways, interchanges and bridges. Unfortunately, it won’t stop after their vacations, either. Congested [...]

WSP announces changes to Canadian Buildings team

Posted on July 13, 2017
WSP Canada has announced two changes to the senior executive leadership of its Canadian Buildings team. Armin von Eppinghoven will assume the role of senior vice president, key client strategy & engagement, buildings, following his tenure as a senior executive of WSP's Canadian Buildings Team. Armin's 30+ years of experience will be applied in this strategic, externally focused role where he will direct and develop innovative approaches to leading key client engagement and business development activities, as well as growth in new market sectors. WSP [...]

Bulger joins Stantec's Atlantic Canada buildings group

Posted on July 13, 2017
David Bulger has joined Stantec as sector leader for the Atlantic Canada buildings group. An authority on buildings engineering, Bulger specializes in structural engineering. He has more than 25 years of experience in consulting engineering and engineering projects, including design, departmental management, project management, and business development. David will work from Stantec’s Dartmouth, Nova Scotia office. Throughout his career, Bulger has been involved in a wide variety of design and construction projects, ranging from healthcare, education [...]
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