Key Personnel - Curriculum Vitae
Mr. Stephens grew up in Nanaimo, British Columbia and went on to get a Bachelor of Applied Science in Civil Engineering at the University of British Columbia. Two years after graduating from U.B.C., Richard received his designation as a Professional Engineer.
Prior to owning his own firm Mr. Stephens was employed with Willis, Cunliffe & Tait/DeLCan, Consulting Engineers. He has more than 30 years experience in municipal and civil consulting engineering projects and he has managed his own engineering firm for more than 25 years.
In addition to this, he also was the manager of construction for Upland Excavating for a period of five years.
Richard is a Professional Engineer, a member of the B.C. Water and Waste Association as well as a member of the American Water Works Association.
Mr. Blake has over 24 years of experience in Consulting and Contracting. His expertise includes a broad range of project types: heavy civil engineering, tunnel & lake intake works, reinforced concrete structures, steel framed multi-storey buildings and many years of water related projects as Contract Administrator, designer, project manager, scheduler and estimator. This expertise includes knowledge and experience of integrated quality management systems to standards: ISO 9001:2000, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 (1999).