Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure’s
Deputy Minister’s Consulting Engineers Awards (2014)

The Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure’s Deputy Minister’s Consulting Engineers Awards recognize the excellence of consulting engineers that partner with the ministry in improving B.C.’s transportation infrastructure.

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Design and Contract Preparation - Structures

Finalist

McElhanney Consulting Service Ltd.

Project

Highway 1, Malakwa Bridge Replacement.

Dirk Nyland, MoTI Chief Engineer
Ken Rebel
Paul Sargent
Grant Main, Deputy Minister

Highway 1, Malakwa Bridge Replacement
Dirk Nyland, MoTI Chief Engineer, Paul Sargent, P.Eng., Bridge Engineer, Ken Rebel, P.Eng., Bridge Engineering Division Manager, Grant Main, Deputy Minister

Finalist

Herold Engineering Ltd.

Project

Rogers Creek Bridge #06676

Dirk Nyland, MoTI Chief Engineer
Steve Scott
Grant Main, Deputy Minister

Herold Engineering Ltd.<br>Project: Rogers Creek Bridge
Dirk Nyland, MoTI Chief Engineer, Steve Scott, Grant Main, Deputy Minister

FIRST PLACE

CWMM Consulting Engineers Ltd.

Project

Highway 2, Tupper Creek to 192nd Road

Dirk Nyland, MoTI Chief Engineer
Greg Wang
Don D. Bergman
Grant Main, Deputy Minister

CWMM Consulting Engineers Ltd.<br>Project: Highway 2, Tupper Creek to 192nd Road
Dirk Nyland, MoTI Chief Engineer, Greg Wang, Don D. Bergman, M.Eng., P.Eng. Principal, Grant Main, Deputy Minister

The following video contains highlights
of the three finalists for Design and Contract Preparation - Structures award.


Transit Engineering Services

Finalist

WSP Canada Inc.

Project

In Recognition of Excellence in Transit Engineering Services for Hamilton Transit Centre.

Dirk Nyland, MoTI Chief Engineer
Sean Kennedy
Grant Main, Deputy Minister

WSP Canada Inc.<br>Project: Hamilton Transit Centre.
Dirk Nyland, MoTI Chief Engineer,  Sean Kennedy, Grant Main, Deputy Minister

First Place

Clean Energy Compression Corp.

Project

Long-term CNG Fueling Solutions

Dirk Nyland, MoTI Chief Engineer
Dave Orton
Grant Main, Deputy Minister

Long-term CNG Fueling Solutions
Dirk Nyland, MoTI Chief Engineer, Dave Orton, Senior Vice President, Grant Main, Deputy Minister

The following video contains highlights
of the two finalists for Transit Engineering Services award.


Specialized Engineering Services

Finalist

Thurber Engineering Ltd.

Project

West Twin Bridge Rehabilitation

Dirk Nyland, MoTI Chief Engineer
Paul Wilson
Ben Singleton-Polster
Grant Main, Deputy Minister

Thurber Engineering Ltd.<br>Project: West Twin Bridge Rehabilitation.
Dirk Nyland, MoTI Chief Engineer, Paul Wilson, Principal, Senior Geotechnical Engineer, Grant Main, Deputy Minister

Finalist

Capilano Maritime Design Ltd.

Project

Upper Arrow Lake Ferry Replacement Project.

Dirk Nyland, MoTI Chief Engineer
Chris Mulder
Grant Main, Deputy Minister

Capilano Maritime Design Ltd.<br>Project: Upper Arrow Lake Ferry Replacement Project.
Dirk Nyland, MoTI Chief Engineer,  Chris Mulder, President, Grant Main, Deputy Minister

First Place

BGC Engineering Inc.

Project

Alaska Highway No. 97 South Taylor Hill

Dirk Nyland, MoTI Chief Engineer
Dr. Scott McDougall
Martin Devonald
Grant Main, Deputy Minister

Alaska Highway No. 97 South Taylor Hill
Dirk Nyland, MoTI Chief Engineer, Dr. Scott McDougall, Martin Devonald, Grant Main, Deputy Minister

The following video contains highlights
of the three finalists for Specialized Engineering Services award.

Design and Contract Preparation - Roads

Finalist

Associated Engineering (BC) Ltd.

Project

Shelter Bay / Galena Bay Ferry Terminals and Hummingbird Creek.

Dirk Nyland, MoTI Chief Engineer
Alan Emery
Sam King
Grant Main, Deputy Minister

Associated Engineering (BC) Ltd.<br>Project: Shelter Bay / Galena Bay Ferry Terminals and Hummingbird Creek
Dirk Nyland, MoTI Chief Engineer, Alan Emery, Sam King, Grant Main, Deputy Minister

Finalist

R.F. Binnie & Associates Ltd.

Project

Highway 2, Tupper Creek to 192nd Road

Dirk Nyland, MoTI Chief Engineer
Maurizio Ponzini
James Norris
Grant Main, Deputy Minister

R.F. Binnie & Associates Ltd.<br>Project: Highway 2, Tupper Creek to 192<sup>nd</sup> Road
Dirk Nyland, MoTI Chief Engineer, Maurizio Ponzini, James Norris, Grant Main, Deputy Minister

First Place

McElhanney Consulting Ltd.

Project

Highway 1, Malahat Safety Improvement Project
(Shawnigan Lake Road to Summit Weather Station)

Dirk Nyland, MoTI Chief Engineer
Kevin Leggett
Santino Pirillo
Grant Main, Deputy Minister

Highway 1, Malahat Safety Improvement Project (Shawnigan Lake Road to Summit Weather Station)
Dirk Nyland, MoTI Chief Engineer, Kevin Leggett, Santino Pirillo,  Highway Design Engineer, Grant Main, Deputy Minister

The following video contains highlights
of the three finalists for Design and Contract Preparation - Roads award.

Construction Management and Supervision Services

Finalist

CMS Construction a division of CMS Focus Corporation

Project

Mufford/64th Avenue Rail Overpass at Highway 10.

Dirk Nyland, MoTI Chief Engineer
Dennis Dodsworth
Phil Munn
Grant Main, Deputy Minister

Highway 10, Mufford/64th Avenue Rail Overpass
Dirk Nyland, MoTI Chief Engineer, Dennis Dodsworth, Phil Munn, Grant Main, Deputy Minister

Finalist

Tetra Tech Inc.

Project

Kensington Avenue / Canada Way Intersection Improvement Project.

Dirk Nyland, MoTI Chief Engineer
Graham Wilkins
Barry Bergstrom
Grant Main, Deputy Minister

Tetra Tech Inc.<br>Project: Kensington Avenue/Canada Way Intersection Improvement Project
Dirk Nyland, MoTI Chief Engineer, Graham Wilkins, Barry Bergstrom, Grant Main, Deputy Minister

First place

Glacier Technical Services Ltd.

Project

Little Sands Bridge Replacement.

Dirk Nyland, MoTI Chief Engineer
Brent Shypitka
Grant Main, Deputy Minister

Glacier Technical Services Ltd.<br>Project: Little Sands Bridge Replacement
Dirk Nyland, MoTI Chief Engineer, Brent Shypitka, Grant Main, Deputy Minister

The following video contains highlights
of the three finalists for Construction Management & Supervision award.