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June 11, 2015 at 9:04 AM

At the Engineers Canada Awards Gala, May 21, 2015 in Calgary Alberta, Canada’s engineering profession honoured the accomplishments of remarkable engineers. The Awards highlight engineering excellence and contributions to the engineering profession, community, and the safety and well-being of Canadians.

The Port Mann/Highway 1 Improvement Project,  Onshore Design won the 2015 Engineers Canada National Award for an Engineering Project or Achievement. The Port Mann/Highway 1 Improvement Project was a Joint Venture by Hatch Mott MacDonald Ltd. and MMM Group (H5M).  MEG Consulting Limited was the geotechnical sub-consultant to H5M for the Cape Horn (Central) Segment.

 

The Globe and Mail, May 21, 2015 (Sponsor Content) - National Award for an Engineering Project or Achievement Port Mann/Highway 1 Improvement Project – Onshore Design / APEGBC

This $2.5-billion project, the largest of its kind in British Columbia’s history – with more than 250 team members logging more than 1.1 million hours of work – doubled the capacity of the Port Mann bridge and widened the 37 kilometres of highway from Vancouver to Langley. It transformed this section of the Trans-Canada Highway into an effective regional transportation corridor for transit and commercial vehicles, Metro Vancouver’s 2.2 million residents and the additional 1 million residents expected over the next 30 years. Average commuting time has been reduced by 50%.

October 31, 2014 at 11:55 AM

MEG Consulting Limited is proud to have received OQM Organizational Quality Management Certification in October 2014.

October 31, 2014 at 11:34 AM
The 46th annual Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards Gala, held on October 23, 2014 in Ottawa, celebrated engineering excellence in the form of ingenious building design, innovative transportation solutions, inspired environmental remediation and much more. The awards showcase consulting engineers’ ability to shape our world.

The Award of Excellence in the Transportation Category, went to H5M (a Joint Venture by Hatch Mott MacDonald Ltd. and MMM Group) for their onshore works on the Port Mann/Highway 1 Improvement Project. MEG Consulting Limited was the geotechnical sub-consultant to H5M for the Cape Horn (Central) Segment. The PMH1 project is substantially completed with the official opening date of December 31, 2014.

May 06, 2014 at 1:26 PM
 The 25th annual Awards for Engineering Excellence Gala, held on April 12, 2014 at the Vancouver Convention Centre West, honoured the innovation and technical excellence of member firms of the Association of Consulting Engineering Companies in British Columbia (ACEC-BC).
The premier award of the evening, the Lieutenant Governor’s Award for Engineering Excellence, went to H5M (a Joint Venture by Hatch Mott MacDonald Ltd. and MMM Group) for their onshore works on the Port Mann/Highway 1 Improvement Project. H5M was also won the Award of Excellence in the Transportation Division. MEG Consulting Limited was the geotechnical sub-consultant to H5M for the Cape Horn (Central) Segment.  The Trans-Canada Highway 1, between Vancouver and Langley, is Metro Vancouver’s busiest transportation corridor.

 
January 30, 2014 at 12:21 PM

H5M was nominated for the Deputy Minister’s Consultant Awards to recognize Excellence in the Design and Contract Preparation – Roads Category for the Cape Horn Interchange Design which forms part of the Port Mann Highway 1 Upgrade project (PMH1).  H5M is formed by Hatch Mott MacDonald (HMM) and MMM Group and provided design services to the constructor’s joint venture of Kiewit-Flatiron.  MEG Consulting Limited was the geotechnical sub-consultant to H5M for the Cape Horn (Central) Segment.
The awards were celebrated at the Association of Engineering Companies Annual Transportation Conference held on Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at the Vancouver Hyatt Regency on Burrard Street.

H5M Award Photo.pdf

January 15, 2014 at 3:21 PM

As a new member of the Pile Driving Contractors Association (PDCA), MEG Consulting Limited was featured, in the Q4 2013 issue of PileDriver magazine (Vol. 10 No. 4). The member- profile article (engineering) summarizes some recent experience related to local British Columbia projects which involved contributions to the analysis, design, and installation of pile foundations. To view the article, please click on the link below.

MEG Article PileDriver Magazine Q4 2013.pdf

 

September 18, 2013 at 9:42 AM

M+EG was the geotechnical design consultant for the Cape Horn Interchange and was also tasked with providing geotechnical field inspection services during construction.

COMM - dwg - Detailed Design Drawing Cape Horn Interchange - 20120207.pdf

April 12, 2013 at 11:31 AM

M+EG completed all geotechnical design work for the Cape Horn segment of the project in 2012 and continues to provide on-site construction inspection services.  We expect geotechnical related aspects to be complete once the ground improvement program is finished at the west abutment of the new Port Mann bridge.