Kerr Wood Leidal Associates Ltd

Kerr Wood Leidal Associates (KWL) is a civil engineering firm specializing in water infrastructure consulting services.  These include infrastructure planning, modelling, design, and construction management.  KWL is especially renowned for its expertise in pumping systems.  The firm also provides comprehensive project management and survey services.  Clients include all levels of government, heavy industry, utilities, mining, First Nations, and developers.

KWL's dedicated professional staff takes pride in providing clients with technically advanced and environmentally responsible expertise that results in innovative, high quality, and sustainable engineering solutions that achieve clients' project objectives.

KWL has received many engineering awards, including environmental awards and the Schreyer Award, Canada's highest honour for consulting engineering excellence.  Innovation, integrated with practical solutions, has been key to KWL's success in achieving this recognition. 

With over 100 employees located in offices throughout British Columbia, KWL's mission is to be the most successful and respected water infrastructure engineering company in western Canada.

AWARDS
Kerr Wood Leidal has received many engineering awards, including the:

  • Fitzsimmons Creek Debris Barrier, Award of Merit, Consulting Engineers of BC
  • Whistler Athletes' Village Low-Temperature District Energy-Sharing System, Award of Excellence, Association of Consulting Engineering Companies-Canada
  • Trent I&I Pump Station,  Award of Merit, Consulting Engineers of BC
  • Stoltz Bluff Restoration, Sustainability Award, Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of BC
  • Rapid Hydropower Assessment Model (RHAM),  Award of Merit, Consulting Engineers of BC
  • Still Creek,  Burnaby Environmental Star Award for Business Stewardship, City of Burnaby
  • KWL Emerald,  Award of Merit, Consulting Engineers of BC
  • Stanley Park Stormwater Treatment Wetland,  Award of Excellence, Consulting Engineers of BC
  • Daylighting Thain Creek (new creek channel and fisheries enhancement), Award of Merit, Consulting Engineers of BC
  • Stoney Creek Integrated Stormwater Management Plan,  Environmental Award, Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of BC
  • Whistler Creek Management (flood control and debris barrier system), Award of Merit, Consulting Engineers of BC
  • Metlakatla Water Treatment Plant,  Schreyer Award, Association of Consulting Engineers of Canada, and Award of Merit, Consulting Engineers of BC
  • Currie Road Pump Station,  Award of Excellence, Consulting Engineers of BC