Toronto-based fire protection engineering specialists LRI Engineering Inc. (LRI), with offices in Toronto and Ottawa, is expanding into Quebec with the opening of a new branch office located at the Laval headquarters of their partners, forensic engineering specialists, CEP-Sintra.
Founded in 1986, LRI is the largest wholly Canadian-owned engineering firm specializing in fire protection engineering, building and fire code consulting, and emergency planning services.
“We see ourselves as a national brand and have a long history working throughout Canada. The new branch really helps solidify this,” says Eric Esselink, CEO of LRI.
The expansion positions the firm to better service its national clients, increase its exposure to landmark Canadian projects, and gain further access to the Quebec market.
“We’re managing our growth through shared resources,” says Michael Devine, LRI’s CFO. “LRI is excited to work with CEP-Sintra in this endeavor. ”
Branch manager for the Quebec location is Jean-Nicholas Bader, who can be reached at 800-645-8149 x510.