Winners of the 2018 Awards for Engineering Excellence Announced

April 11, 2018

Fast + Epp was honoured at the 29th Annual Awards for Engineering Excellence Gala for Brock Commons Tallwood House. They were presented with the Lieutenant Governor’s Award for Engineering Excellence for the project. “The Awards for Engineering Excellence winners represent the best and brightest in our industry,” said Keith Sashaw, President and CEO, ACEC-BC. “The winning projects are some of the most impressive work we have seen from B.C.’s consulting engineers, who have been showcased on this stage for nearly three decades.”  

Brock Commons Tallwood House is an 18-storey, 400-bed student residence on the campus of the University of British Columbia (UBC). Reaching 53m, it has been recognized as the tallest mass timber hybrid building in the world. The awards were held last week at the Westin Bayshore Hotel and honoured the innovation and technical excellence of the Association of Consulting Engineering Companies British Columbia (ACEC-BC) member firms. 

View the announcement and list of winners.

Learn more about the construction of Brock Commons.