McIntosh Perry Achieves Platinum Club Status with Canada’s Best Managed Companies Program

National engineering firm recognized for strategy, capability, commitment and overall business performance TORONTO, ON – March 7, 2019 –McIntosh Perry, one of the country’s fastest growing engineering firms, is proud to announce that it is a 2018 Platinum Club Winner of Canada’s Best Managed Companies. Sponsored by Deloitte, CIBC, Canadian Business, Smith School of Business,... Read more »

Montreal’s Real Estate Market is about to Eclipse Vancouver’s

As reported in  RHB Magazine (Rental Housing Business), Vancouver is in pace to lose its status as Canada’s second largest housing market to Montreal. It is still Canada’s most expensive city for housing; however, a recent breakdown in sales has led the value of real estate dealings significantly lower.  That in turn leaves Montreal’s rising... Read more »

Rental Demand in Calgary Remains Voracious

RHB (Rental Housing Business) magazine recently reported that owning a home in Calgary is becoming more difficult to attain, however, the rental market is hot.The vacancy rate in Calgary rental market declined from 6.3% in 2017 to 3.9% last year. James Cuddy, a senior analyst with the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation states “The way... Read more »

Onstream Engineering Ltd. Joins McIntosh Perry

National engineering firm expands oil & gas engineering capabilities in Western Canada with addition of Alberta-based Onstream Engineering Ltd. TORONTO, ON – November 23, 2018 – McIntosh Perry Consulting Engineers Ltd. (McIntosh Perry) is pleased to announce that it has acquired Onstream Engineering Ltd. (Onstream), a leading provider of Engineering, Procurement and Construction Management (EPCM)... Read more »

Toronto’s Housing Market Sees a Shift to Mid-Rise Development

There’s a subtle shift under way in the Greater Toronto Area’s pre-sale condominium market in 2018: As developers are launching fewer towering projects designed to woo investors, they are finding there’s still a strong market for people looking to pay a little more money for a larger, family-friendly unit in neighbourhoods outside the downtown core.... Read more »

Ottawa Condo Market Poised to ‘Change Dramatically’

In a recent interview with Brad Lamb, who has made a name for himself over the past couple of decades as one of the GTA’s leading condo builders – according to it’s website, his Lamb Development Corp has sold more than $1.3 billion worth of properties since 2001 when his company was founded – he... Read more »

Canada’s Core Public Infrastructure Survey: Roads, Bridges, Tunnels

Statistics Canada has published the first results of Canada’s Core Public Infrastructure Survey. This first release focuses on roads, bridges and tunnels. Statistical information on national infrastructure assets will be released through the fall of 2018 and will provide baselines for comparing assets over time. The data sponsored by Infrastructure Canada will examine the inventory,... Read more »

Amazon Fulfillment Centre in Ottawa Ground Breaking Ceremony

Brocollini launched the construction of the distribution centre for Amazon in Ottawa on Monday. The new facility will be more than one million square feet and will be the largest industrial facility ever built in the area. The centre is scheduled to open in the summer of 2019, and will create more than 650 full... Read more »

Canadian Consulting Engineer Article

Gus Sarrouh, CEO of McIntosh Perry, was featured in the June/July issue of Canadian Consulting Engineering magazine. He talks about all of our recent changes, and about the future of McIntosh Perry. To read the article, please click this link: CCE Magazine Article Ask for a free proposal for your next project today. Call toll free... Read more »

Geotechnical and Material Testing Laboratory in Ottawa

We’re excited to announce that we’ve opened a new geotechnical and material laboratory to support our operations in Eastern Ontario. Our new lab is located at 104 – 215 Menten Place, Nepean, ON K2H 9C1.  For a range of geotechnical services we offer, please visit here and here.              ... Read more »

ACMO CCI-EO 6th Annual Conference

McIntosh Perry will be at the ACMO CCI-EO 6th Annual Conference at Conference & Events Centre, 200 Coventry Road, Ottawa, on Saturday, June 9th, 2018. Stop by booth 24 and let’s discuss how we can help you with your next Reserve Fund, Performance Audit,  Condition Assessment,  Asbestos Survey,  and Building Envelope project, such as a... Read more »

6th Conference on Natural Channel Systems – Solar Farms

Two McIntosh Perry people were excited to speak on Solar Farms at the 6th Conference on Natural Channel System in Guelph, Ontario on May 24th. Solar farms are becoming increasingly common, and while the energy they produce may be Green, such installations provide both unique challenges and opportunities. Adam O’Connor,  P.Eng., Manager of Land Development... Read more »