Working Towards Improving Gender Diversity in the Data Center Industry

By Morrison Hershfield|May 14, 2019

Data center professionals gathered at The National Club in Toronto on May 7th to learn more about improving gender diversity in the data center industry.  The breakfast seminar event was co-hosted by Morrison Hershfield and AFCOM, and sponsored by CommScope, EllisDon and Plan Group. 

Engineers Without Borders - 2019 Kumvana Gala Raises Awareness and Funds

By Morrison Hershfield|May 10, 2019

Engineers Without Borders (EWB) has hosted the Kumvana Gala, for the last four years, to create a forum for industry representatives, student leaders, governments and non-profits to come together, network, exchange ideas and get inspired! It is a celebration of those who are striving to eliminate poverty and inequality – all while enjoying good food, fair trade wine, a silent auction and prizes!

Mike Mosman Recognized as NVTC Data Center Industry Icon Finalist

By Morrison Hershfield|April 26, 2019

The Northern Virginia Technology Council announced the recipients of the 2019 Virginia Data Center Awards to a standing room only event on Wednesday, April 24th. Morrison Hershfield’s Mike Mosman was a finalist for the Data Center Industry Icon Award which recognizes the person whose substantial contributions to Virginia’s Data Center community over the course of their career have helped advance the industry and underpin the growth, prominence and success of Virginia’s world-leading data center sector.

Virginia is the largest data center market in the world driven by forward thinkers and leaders in the data center community and is filled with many impressive contributors contending for the prestigious award. While the winner of the NVTC Data Center Industry Icon Award was Bill Klein, CEO of Digital Realty, Mike’s accomplishments are also worthy of icon status in our eyes.

Gordie Howe International Bridge Wins Project of the Year

By Morrison Hershfield|April 25, 2019

The Gordie Howe International Bridge project was recognized by CG/LA Infrastructure with the prestigious 2019 Oracle Project of the Year Award in the Engineering Project category. Representatives from the Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority (WDBA) accepted the award at the 12th Global Infrastructure Leadership Forum in Montreal, Quebec. 

Advancing Morrison Hershfield's Corporate Social Responsibility

By Morrison Hershfield|April 23, 2019

Morrison Hershfield is excited to release our first formal Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report.

ACC10 Technology Center Wins Washington Building Congress Craftsmanship Award

By Morrison Hershfield|April 23, 2019

The Washington Building Congress recently hosted its 63rd annual Craftsmanship Awards recognizing exceptional workmanship on buildings throughout the Washington, D.C. area. Morrison Hershfield staff were part of the project team that was honored with an award in the Electrical Special Systems category for the ACC10 Technology Center project in Ashburn, Virginia.

ACEC-BC Award of Excellence for Cloudraker Skybridge and Raven's Eye Cliffwalk!

By Morrison Hershfield|April 17, 2019

Morrison Hershfield was honored with an Award of Excellence for the Cloudraker Skybridge and Raven’s Eye Cliffwalk, Whistler Blackcomb’s latest thrilling attraction. It was recognized in the Projects Under $2.5 Million category.

BECx: Process and Activities in 4 Steps

By Morrison Hershfield|April 17, 2019

Building Envelope Commissioning (BECx) is becoming more frequent, helping to achieve both sustainable rating system credits and performance goals – but ever wonder what it actually entails?

Morrison Hershfield Welcomes Peter Gonzales to our Telecom Team

By Morrison Hershfield|April 15, 2019

Morrison Hershfield is excited to announce the addition of Peter Gonzales as the Business Development Lead for the Telecom team.

Ryan O’Donovan Takes A Polar Plunge for Charity!

By Morrison Hershfield|April 04, 2019

What better way to raise money for clean water drilling in Kenya than a polar plunge in the Yukon?

Morrison Hershfield Welcomes Jacqueline Darwood to Our Transit Team

By Morrison Hershfield|April 03, 2019

Morrison Hershfield is excited to announce the addition of Jacqueline Darwood, B.A., PM., to our Transit team as a Senior Transit Consultant - Transit Planning.

Lui Tai Re-Elected as the Chair for Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO) York Chapter

By Morrison Hershfield|April 03, 2019
We are pleased to announce that Lui Tai, P. Eng. has been successfully re-elected as the Chair for the York Chapter of Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO). Lui was among 31 candidates running for election this year.

Advancing the Careers of Women to “Better the Balance”

By Morrison Hershfield|March 25, 2019

What do we need to do to “Better the Balance”? On International Women’s Day (IWD), WTS Toronto chapter hosted a panel of three influential women, who together with a group of about 80 likeminded individuals, tackled this year’s IWD theme of “Better the Balance, Better the World.”
Our Chief Operating Officer, Catherine Karakatsanis, was one of the panelists, and was honoured to share her experience on navigating a career in a traditionally male-dominated profession.

It’s a Win-Win for Developing Clean, Renewable Energy in the North

By Morrison Hershfield|March 07, 2019

There are many challenges to developing energy in the North. Remote working conditions and capacity challenges of any project can add additional fees to the budget. Harsh weather conditions with shorter construction periods make timelines and schedules critical to the success of the project.  Geography and long winters make hydropower sites more challenging to develop in some parts of Canada.

Simon is Going for Gold at the World Games!

By Morrison Hershfield|March 01, 2019

Special Olympics World Games 2019

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