Engineers and Geoscientists of BC

2017 Environmental Award

Aqua-Tex, together with LaCas Consultants Inc. and EXP Services Inc. is the proud recipient of the 2017 Environmental Award from the Engineers and Geoscientists of BC (APEGBC) for the Mark Creek Flume Flood Management and Stream Rehabilitation Project in the City of Kimberley. This award recognizes outstanding achievement in environmental engineering and environmental protection and enhancement.

Brian LaCas, P.Eng., Hydrotechincal Engineer (LaCas Consultants) Evan Sykes, P.Eng., Geotechnical Engineer (EXP Services), Cori Barraclough, R.P. Bio., Project Manager and Freshwater Ecologist (Aqua-Tex).

Thank you to our many team members: Mike Herold, P.Eng., Structural EngineerĀ  (Herold Engineering), Rick Lloyd, P.Eng. (ret.) (RCL Consulting Ltd.); Paul Lepine, Dave Silveira, Sean Daly, P.Eng., and Matt Yip, P.Eng., (EXP Services); Patrick Lucey R.P. Bio., and Tracy Motyer, R.B. Tech. (Aqua-Tex); Les McDonald R.P. Bio. (Spirogyra Scientific); Mike Achtem P.Eng. and Josh Bartley, P.Eng. (Islander Engineering).

The project was built by Copcan Civil Ltd. with beautiful bridges provided by Tyee Log Homes of Kimberley.

  • We design and build projects that are efficient, effective and affordable both for the owner and for the community. Smart development can provide both economic and ecological benefits and can enhance the communities in which we live and work. Our solid understanding of the science of freshwater ecology ensures that our projects go beyond looking green, and function properly in both the short and long-term. We believe in an integrated team approach to sustainable planning and design.
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    - Cori L. Barraclough
    Freshwater Ecologist at Aqua-Tex