Canadian Consulting Engineer


  • JLR elects leadership team with new CEO and VP

    May 14, 2020 by CCE

    Ottawa-headquartered consulting engineering firm J.L. Richards & Associates (JLR) has renewed its executive leadership team with the election of both a new CEO and a new vice-president (VP) for the year ahead. The firm’s 11-member board of directors has elected

  • JLR acquires LCI

    March 9, 2020 by CCE

    J.L. Richards & Associates (JLR) has acquired LCI Engineering to further diversify its services for the industrial market. Both firms are based in Ottawa. Founded in 1994, LCI is a mechanical and electrical engineering firm with a 40-person staff and

  • Engineering firms honoured among Canada’s Best Managed Companies

    March 5, 2020 by CCE

    A plethora of engineering firms, from across the country, are among the winners of Deloitte’s 2020 Canada’s Best Managed Companies awards program. Now in its 27th year, the program recognizes excellence in privately owned organizations with annual revenues of $25

  • JLR appoints new chief mechanical engineer

    January 7, 2020 by CCE

    Ottawa-headquartered multidisciplinary firm J.L. Richards & Associates (JLR) has appointed Joël Primeau, P.Eng, its new chief mechanical engineer. Primeau has more than 30 years’ industry experience and first joined JLR in June 2019 as senior mechanical design engineer. In his

  • JLR acquires PES

    October 3, 2019 by CCE

    J.L. Richards & Associates (JLR), which provides engineering, architecture, planning and project management services from seven offices across Ontario, has acquired Porcupine Engineering Services (PES), a multidisciplinary firm based in Timmins. The acquisition is intended to diversify JLR’s servers for

  • New J.L Richards headquarters to emphasize Wellness

    June 14, 2019 by CCE

    With the release of initial renderings, JLR’s in-house design team has provided new insight into what they hope to accomplish with this project.

  • JLR designs new fare gate structures for OC Transpo in Ottawa

    November 14, 2017 by CCE

    “The project needed to be delivered under a tight, fast-track time frame without interrupting service along the transit corridor.” -John Elliot