MISSISSAUGA, ON, Jan. 24, 2012 /CNW/ - Golder Associates Ltd. has been awarded a platinum badge designation by ReNew Canada magazine
for its involvement in fourteen of this year's top 100 Canadian
infrastructure projects. The combined construction value of these 14
projects is over C$17 billion. The magazine's annual report is a cost
ranking of the biggest infrastructure projects currently in progress
"Golder Associates is very excited and proud of our contributions to
building and maintaining the various transportation corridors within
Canada, in particular, the Gateway projects which are adding to the
economic development of the country," said Anne Poschmann, a Principal
in the company's Mississauga office involved in the Transportation
"We are also very proud of our involvement in rapid transit projects
which contribute to the enhancement of life within our communities by
providing safe and efficient transport. These listed projects, along
with the many other significant projects we are involved with, are a
testament to our technical expertise, the quality of service our people
provide, and the trust our clients place in us."
Golder Associates Ltd. was represented in the multi-sector ranking by
projects in Ontario, Alberta, and British Columbia in the
Transportation, Transit and Energy/Power sectors: Spadina Subway
Expansion, Ottawa Light Rail Project, Niagara Tunnel Project, Deep
Geological Repository, Port Mann/Highway 1 Project, Windsor-Essex
Parkway Project, The Waneta Expansion, Southeast Stoney Trail Project,
Interior to Lower Mainland Transmission Project, York Viva Bus Rapid
Transit, Mississauga Bus Rapid Transit Project, Georgetown South Track
Layout, West Toronto Diamond / Rail Grade Separation Project, and
Durham York Energy Centre.
"Golder's multi-disciplinary Global and Canadian Sustainable Cities
teams work across many sectors including Transportation, Energy &
Power, Real Estate, Land Development, Finance, Insurance and Legal,
Manufacturing, and Infrastructure," explained Jeanette Southwood,
Principal and Global and Canadian Sustainable Cities Leader in Golder's
Ottawa office. "One area of team focus is the strategic integration of
cutting-edge international innovation and knowledge into economical and
effective local solutions for public and private clients."
The Top 100 Badge Program was designed to give companies engaged in the
biggest Canadian infrastructure projects a way to celebrate their
accomplishments. Badges are awarded to companies involved as key
players in multiple infrastructure projects on the Top 100 list, as
identified by ReNew Canada's independent research team.
Additional information on these projects as well as the full Top 100
list is available at top100projects.ca.
Golder Associates Ltd. (www.golder.ca) is an employee-owned, global company providing consulting, design, and
construction services in the areas of earth, environment, and the
related areas of energy. From 160 offices worldwide, Golder's nearly
7,000 employees work with clients to manage their environmental and
engineering activities in a technically sound, economically viable, and
socially responsible manner.
SOURCE Golder Associates Ltd.
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