Morrison Hershfield

Morrison Hershfield
Morrison Hershfield is a market leading, employee-owned engineering firm committed to making a difference in our communities. We are anchored by exceptional technical expertise and high performing employees across North America. Our highly focused approach to the clients and markets we serve ensures that we deliver the value our clients demand.
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CTV Ottawa Interviews Morrison Hershfield for Work on Iconic Seaway International Bridge

By Morrison Hershfield|June 12, 2015

CTV Ottawa recently interviewed Morrison Hershfield's Robert Goulet on the company’s work on the demolition of the iconic Seaway International Bridge between the City of Cornwall and Cornwall Island, crossing the North Channel of the St. Lawrence River.

Jeremy Carkner Elected to Consulting Engineers of Ontario's Board of Directors

By Morrison Hershfield|June 12, 2015

Congratulations to Jeremy Carkner, P.Eng., LEED® AP BD+C on his recent election to the Board of Directors for the Consulting Engineers of Ontario.

Work Continues on GO Bloor Station Improvements

By Morrison Hershfield|June 12, 2015

There has been a lot of buzz about the newly revitalized GO Bloor station in Toronto, ON. The station which handles rail traffic for both the new Union Pearson Express line and regular GO Trains, is undergoing a significant improvement and addition to handle increased train service.

Morrison Hershfield Study Calculates the Substantial Impact of Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) Programs in B.C.

By Morrison Hershfield|June 09, 2015

Metro Vancouver and the provincial Ministry of Environment worked with Morrison Hershfield's environmental team to conduct a study in order to help the Ministry improve existing Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) programs through better performance measures, awareness campaigns, and service locations.

50th LEED Certification Project Completed by Morrison Hershfield

By Morrison Hershfield|May 29, 2015

This week marked a significant milestone for Morrison Hershfield as the Milton Velodrome, York University Athletics Stadium and Tim Hortons Field all achieved LEED Silver Certification.

Publication: Confused Spaces & the Building Envelope

By Morrison Hershfield|May 26, 2015

Project Manager Daniel Martis, P.Eng., LEED AP recently was published in the Spring 2015 edition of Condo Manager magazine. An excerpt of his article, entitled "Confused spaces & the building envelope: A case study" appears below:

Morrison Hershfield ranks 82 of Top 500 Design Firms by Engineering News Record

By Morrison Hershfield|May 22, 2015

Morrison Hershfield was named the 82nd top design firm by Engineering News Record (ENR) magazine in their 2015 Top 500 Design Firms list. We moved up six spots from last year’s rankings.

Video: Stéphane Hoffman Speaks at Top Glass 2015

By Morrison Hershfield|May 08, 2015

Morrison Hershfield’s Stéphane Hoffman recently presented at Top Glass 2015, Canada’s main event for the commercial glazing industry. The event, hosted by Glass Canada Magazine, brings glazing contractors, curtain wall manufacturers, storefront fabricators, architects and building engineers together for a day of education, networking and review of the latest technology.

Join Us in Toronto for a Breakfast Seminar on Data Centre Decisions

By Morrison Hershfield|April 29, 2015

Professionals from throughout the data centre industry will convene for breakfast, networking and a panel discussion moderated by Sean Smith, P.Eng., MBA, Principal for Morrison Hershfield's mission critical practice.

Presentation: What is Mission Critical Commissioning and Why is it Critical?

By Morrison Hershfield|April 27, 2015

This presentation by Mission Critical Practice Lead Steven Shapiro, P.E. was given at Data Center World in April, 2015. It explains the need for mission critical commissioning for critical environment as well as what types of systems should be included in the process, how the process is conducted to ensure tangible results, how it should be reported, and ultimately how to interpret and utilize the information presented to their advantage.

Presentation: Myths and Realities About Designing High Availability Data Centers

By Morrison Hershfield|April 27, 2015

This presentation by Mission Critical Practice Lead Steven Shapiro, P.E. explains the intricacies of a high availability data center, the Uptime Tier Structure, what is not required for Uptime Tier Certification, what myths are perpetuated throughout the industry concerning Uptime Certification, and how to go about getting certified.

Presentation: Data Center Site Selection

By Morrison Hershfield|April 27, 2015

This presentation by Morrison Hershfield's Sean Smith, Principal, P. Eng, MBA includes an introduction to data centers, including a discussion on location criteria, key factors to look for when thinking about establishing a data center in an existing building and case studies on data centers in the Atlanta and Toronto areas.

Morrison Hershfield Honored with Award of Excellence for Building Envelope Thermal Bridging Guide

By Morrison Hershfield|April 24, 2015

Morrison Hershfield was honored with an Award of Excellence in the Soft Engineering category for our Building Envelope Thermal Bridging (BETB) Guide from the Association of Consulting Engineering Companies – British Columbia (ACEC-BC) at their 26th annual Awards for Engineering Excellence Gala.

Morrison Hershfield Coordinates "Take Your MPP to Work Day" in Toronto

By Morrison Hershfield|April 23, 2015

​Arthur Potts, MPP for Beaches-East York took part in the Professional Engineers of Ontario’s “Take Your MPP to Work Day” on April 10, 2015. Members of the East Toronto Chapter of Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO) organized a tour of the R.C. Harris Water Treatment Plant with Mr. Potts.

Steven Shapiro to Speak Next Week on Myths of Data Centers and Why Mission Critical Commissioning is Critical

By Morrison Hershfield|April 15, 2015

“Most organizations still believe some very common myths about Tier Ratings and high availability data centers, and I’m looking forward to sharing our insight,” said Mr. Shapiro, who has over 26 years of experience in designing and commissioning of mission critical facilities. He is the author of numerous technical articles and seminars.

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