Austin Engineering is proud to announce it has been awarded the honour of best engineering company in the Kootenays for the second year in a row. The Trail, B.C. firm received the Platinum Award in the Kootenay Business Best of Business 2019 Engineering Company category. “We are so grateful for this award,” says Mary Austin, Director of Business Development. “We have felt such tremendous support [...]
Austin Engineering is pleased to officially welcome Ruth Keyes, P. Eng. to the team. Ruth is a Senior Civil-Environmental Engineer who has a working relationship with our Trail, BC firm as a former contracted employee; as such, we’re confident she’s a great fit for the team in her new full-time role as Senior Hydrotechnical Engineer. Ruth holds a Bachelor of Engineering in Civil and [...]
Austin Engineering Ltd. and its research partners are taking their findings on how dams respond during earthquakes to an international audience this week when they present at The International Commission on Large Dams (ICOLD). The Trail, BC engineering firm, Selkirk College, FortisBC, and the University of British Columbia Okanagan (UBCO) have again worked together successfully to complete Phase 3 of their [...]
Clean energy projects in the Kootenays will be on display this spring when the Clean Energy BC conference leaves Greater Vancouver for the first time to visit Trail, BC June 4-6. Powering Generations: Legacy to the Future will showcase the region’s environmentally conscious side and recognize how clean energy continues to contribute to long-time economic success in metallurgy, forestry, mining, and the high-tech sectors. “These [...]
The Austin Engineering Ltd. team hosted an open house at its new location in downtown Trail, BC on Feb. 21, 2019. The team was pleased to tour customers, family and friends around the building, which houses its in-house hydraulics lab. The engineering firm bought the former J Balfour and Sons Ltd. building located at 1151 Cedar Ave. at the end of 2018. While the company [...]
Austin Engineering Ltd. is proud to announce it has expanded its operations into a new location to house its growing staff and services. The Trail, B.C. engineering firm has bought the former J Balfour and Sons Ltd. building located at 1151 Cedar Ave. in downtown Trail. “We are very excited to continue to grow our business here at home in Trail, and we look forward [...]
Austin Engineering and its partners University of British Columbia Okanagan (UBCO), Selkirk College and FortisBC were presented the Clean Energy BC 'Operational Excellence' award at the Clean Energy BC Generate 2018 Conference in Vancouver, Nov. 26-28.
Austin Engineering Ltd. and its team of like-minded partners are constantly analyzing dams, including how they react during earthquakes.
A diverse group of professional women are gathering regularly, building connections and support in the Trail area.
Austin Engineering Ltd. is taking its expertise across the country to Quebec's Canadian Dam Association (CDA) Conference, where they'll be presenting innovative research on how dams respond during an earthquake.