Looking for Structural Engineer & HVAC design/commissioning near Perth, ON

Evelyne Bouchard posted a discussion in Ontario
Hello! Do any of you have recommendations for a structural engineer and an HVAC consultant for a single-family Passive House near Perth, ON? Thanks!

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  • Ben Polley Hi Evelyne, Greg was fast on the draw...I can happily add my voice by way of referral to he/ZON for mechanicals. If it makes sense for the project to have someone nearer (apologies Greg!), Ross... see more Hi Evelyne, Greg was fast on the draw...I can happily add my voice by way of referral to he/ZON for mechanicals. If it makes sense for the project to have someone nearer (apologies Greg!), Ross Elliott and Stephen Magneron of Homesol who are just a stone's throw from Perth may be worth considering. With respect to structural, perhaps Rob Blakeney of Local Impact Design might be an option (despite his business name and location rather west of Perth!)? I grew up very near Perth, so am happy to see some PH projects landing in the area!
    1 year ago
  • Evelyne Bouchard Thank you both for your quick responses! It's nice to see that people are active in these PHC regional groups. Greg, I'll send you an email shortly. Ben, thanks for the recommendations!
    1 year ago
  • Greg Leskien Ben's suggestion about Homesol is a very good. With them being local, I expect they would be able to review construction and commission the ventilation system more cost effectively (and with a... see more Ben's suggestion about Homesol is a very good. With them being local, I expect they would be able to review construction and commission the ventilation system more cost effectively (and with a lighter environmental footprint) than we could.

    In terms of structural engineers, I would also put forward Tim Krahn of Built Alternatives Inc. (www.buildalt.com/) . Tim himself is based in Brighton, Ontario.
    1 year ago