Willis Chipman Award-winning team from McIntosh Perry Consulting Engineers at the 2018 CEO Awards. (l-r) Phil Whelan, Bob Gordanifar, Tomaso Marangoni, Mark Priddle, Wilson Jiang, Aron Zhao, and Michelle Gluck. (Rex Meadley – presenter)
Consulting Engineers of Ontario (CEO) hosted the association’s 16th annual Ontario Consulting Engineering Awards (OCEA) Gala at Copper Creek Golf Club on Saturday, April 21.
In total CEO presented 11 prestigious awards to deserving consulting engineering firms whose projects improved the quality of life to the world around them.
“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.
McIntosh Perry Consulting Engineers Ltd. took home the highest award, the Willis Chipman, for their 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 McIntosh Perry to provide project management, design, contract administration and inspection services.
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.
The independent panel of judges who volunteered their time and expertise to evaluate all 39 submissions included: Bob Doney, Ken Browne, John Dawson, Stephen Panciuk, Lola Hidalgo and John Thompson.