Mike joined our team in 2009 and has taken on a leadership role in the Structural Engineering department; he has been the project manager for several bridge and culvert rehabilitation and replacement projects. He has also overseen the asset management and OSIM projects for County of Brant, Haldimand County, Norfolk County, and the Town of Tillsonburg, which encompasses over 650 structures.
In his role as an Associate, Mike will continue with his leadership role in the bridge and culvert division of Vallee’s Structural Engineering department, and will assist the shareholders in some aspects of managing the company.
Congratulations to our new Associate, Michael Rapai!
G. Douglas Vallee Limited is currently working on the rehabilitation of Dennis Bridge in Walpole, ON. This project is in progress with Haldimand County as the client. The rehabilitation is underway, with bridge jacking and bearing replacement already complete! Recently, the rehabilitation of the concrete deck and the deck overlay pour were completed (pictured). Work to be completed includes asphalt laying, barrier installation, expansion joint installation, steel beam painting, and other finishing items. Construction is generally on schedule with an expected completion date this fall.
Congratulations to Andrew for earning his E.I.T. designation!
A ground breaking ceremony for the new London-Middlesex Emergency Medical Services building in Dorchester, Ontario, was recently attended by John Vallee of G. Douglas Vallee Limited. Vallee is the Prime Consultant for this new 2500-sq.ft standard two-bay EMS station that is being built in response to the needs of the County’s growing population. The design of the structure will include the ability to expand to a four-bay, 4000-sq.ft facility.
G. DOUGLAS VALLEE LIMITED is pleased to welcome Architect Melissa Stickl BAS, M. Arch, OAA, MRAIC, to the Vallee team of professionals. Melissa is a graduate of the Master of Architecture program at the Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism, Carleton University, Ottawa.
Melissa is an architect with over 10 years of experience with a prominent architectural firm working on projects throughout Ontario. She is accomplished in managing and coordinating cultural heritage projects. Melissa specializes in the restoration and rehabilitation of designated heritage buildings. In this role, she has been responsible for preparation of building condition assessments, heritage records, heritage conservation plans, and heritage interpretation plans. Melissa believes in conservation and sustainability, and encourages clients to fully utilize existing structures and architectural features.