York Chapter

Winners of the 2016 York Chapter

Engineering Project of the Year Award

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The 2016 York Chapter Engineering Project of the Year Award wrapped up with the award presentation at York Chapter's February AGM and Certificate Presentation Ceremony where winners had their trophy and certificate presented to them by the Project of the Year Award Co-Chair Matthew Xie, PEO's Award Director Nancy E. Hill, and Thornhill MPP Gila Martow. 

Many outstanding projects were submitted for the 2016 award, with projects spanning across industries such as construction, renewable energy, intelligent systems, industrial processes, etc. The following are the winners of the 3 award categories (Small, Medium and Large size company) and their winning projects:

Small Size Company Category (0-50 Employees in the GTA)

Winner: Drystill Holdings Inc. (www.drystill.ca/)     Read more
Project: Pass-through Distillation - The Bioeconomy Game-Changer

Medium Size Company Category (51-250 Employees in the GTA)

Winner: Mircom Group of Companies (www.mircom.com)    Read more
Project: Mircom Headquarters - The Making of an Intelligent Building

Large Size Company Category (250+ Employees in the GTA)

Winner: Toronto Transit Commission (spadina.ttc.ca)   Read more
Project: Toronto-York Spadina Subway Extension

 

Please join us in congratulating all of our fellow engineers and applaude them for their tireless, daily efforts to improve our qualify of life and for increasing engineering awareness in our communities! If you would like to learn more about their projects, feel free to reach out to the companies or contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.On behalf of all Awards Committee, we would like to thank all of the volunteers who helped organize, advertise, review applications, and judge the final presentations - your help make York Chapter's initiative's possible!If you know of any outstanding engineering projects in your community, encourage them to apply for 2016's Engineering Project of the Year Award so that we can celebrate their engineering successes together!

Matthew Xie & Fiona Leong
Engineering Project of the Year Award Co-chairs