Offices - Waterloo ON

  • Together, designing our sustainable future

    Together, designing our sustainable future

    Exploring the concept of a commercial microgrid where tenants are separately metered and yet wish to enjoy the financial and sociological benefits of being part of a microgrid.

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  • Play on: How to get the most out of your sports field with artificial turf

    Play on: How to get the most out of your sports field with artificial turf

    Artificial turf fields can improve safety, simplify maintenance, and enhance athlete performance

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  • Can Caribbean islands modernize their way to affordable, resilient energy grids?

    Can Caribbean islands modernize their way to affordable, resilient energy grids?

    Storms like Irma and Maria expose the cost and vulnerability of diesel-based energy; renewables and battery storage will change the game

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  • From Stantec ERA: 5 reasons why oil companies are investing in solar energy

    From Stantec ERA: 5 reasons why oil companies are investing in solar energy

    Find out why solar energy—which has emerged as a cheap and limitless source of renewable energy—is now used by oil and gas companies to run refineries

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  • [With Video] 5 ways to design a transit maintenance facility that’s also a people place

    [With Video] 5 ways to design a transit maintenance facility that’s also a people place

    It’s possible to create a maintenance building that prioritizes the well-being of workers and becomes a part of the community

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  • How to plan for the future of electric vehicles

    How to plan for the future of electric vehicles

    Incorporating smart technologies to future-proof your charging infrastructure investments

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  • Class is in session: 5 lessons you may not have learned in engineering school

    Class is in session: 5 lessons you may not have learned in engineering school

    Advice to help aspiring engineers build confidence, design better projects, and develop stronger client relationships

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  • Self-service bag drops and the challenges of speeding up airport baggage check-in

    Self-service bag drops and the challenges of speeding up airport baggage check-in

    More airports are asking passengers to check their own baggage. What’s the ripple effect?

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  • What is amended soil, and why is it so important?

    What is amended soil, and why is it so important?

    Did you know that amended soil is a VIP for LID? Here’s a guide to amended soil and its key components

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  • What are the best Low Impact Development and Green Infrastructure techniques for roads?

    What are the best Low Impact Development and Green Infrastructure techniques for roads?

    Designing or retrofitting a road? Here are 6 LID and GI practices that can help improve stormwater runoff

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  • Does your land development project maximize environmental assets?

    Does your land development project maximize environmental assets?

    There is a value proposition to retaining environmental features for developers and home buyers—and it’s changed in the last 20 years

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  • Published in Ontario Technologist Magazine: Wood Pole Design for Overhead Power Lines

    Published in Ontario Technologist Magazine: Wood Pole Design for Overhead Power Lines

    Daniel Petahtegoose discusses how we can use continue to refine wood pole designs for overhead power lines.

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  • 4 things to consider when tendering a stream project

    4 things to consider when tendering a stream project

    Scheduling a pre-bid meeting and having an experienced contractor are key to a successful project

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  • Nature is a patient, not a machine: Looking at stream restoration through the medical lens

    Nature is a patient, not a machine: Looking at stream restoration through the medical lens

    We shouldn’t treat natural channel design like any other engineering project

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  • Stormwater pond muck: What is it—and why should it matter to you?

    Stormwater pond muck: What is it—and why should it matter to you?

    What are we doing with excavated sediments? Here’s how municipalities can save thousands of dollars while conserving landfill space.

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  • Here are 5 common mistakes in retaining wall design and construction—and how to avoid them

    Here are 5 common mistakes in retaining wall design and construction—and how to avoid them

    Improper design can create construction headaches and insurance claims later

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  • 7 ways to tell if a stream restoration project is successful

    7 ways to tell if a stream restoration project is successful

    What does a successful project look like the first few years after construction? Look for pools, riffles, vegetation, and little critters

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  • Project Profile: Carmeuse Lime and Stone

    Project Profile: Carmeuse Lime and Stone

    Providing a multitude of air quality and noise consultant services for over 20 years

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  • Published in IEEE: Mike Voll on the David Johnston R+T Park Microgrid

    Published in IEEE: Mike Voll on the David Johnston R+T Park Microgrid

    Mike Voll on the innovative approach of developing a microgrid concept in a small commercial community.

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  • Microgrids: An energy solution for small towns with big aspirations

    Microgrids: An energy solution for small towns with big aspirations

    A solution for the “chicken and egg” conundrum of smaller municipalities that lack the grid capacity to attract more industry

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