Meritorious Achievement Award

Kerry Rudd, P.Eng., C.Eng., FICE

The recipient of this prestigious award in 2016 is Kerry Rudd, P.Eng., C.Eng., FICE, President and CEO of Associated Engineering.

Kerry joined Associated Engineering as a design engineer in 1982. He participated in some of the major infrastructure projects in BC, demonstrating technical excellence and project management skills. He participated in the design and construction of the Coquihalla Highway, Fraser River Flood Control Program, Deltaport Container Terminal, the new runway at the Vancouver International Airport, and the Johnson-Mariner Way Connector in Coquitlam – the BC Ministry of Transportation’s first design-build project.

Kerry took on roles of increasing responsibility from design engineer to project manager and group manager. In 1996, Kerry was promoted to Vice President and General Manager of Associated Engineering’s BC operation. In 2005, he was appointed President of the Associated Engineering group of companies, and in 2006, he became CEO.

Throughout his career, Kerry has actively given back to the consulting engineering profession. Kerry sat on the Executive Committee and Board of Directors for CEBC (now ACEC-BC) and was President in 1999. Kerry is committed to improving and raising the profile of the consulting engineering industry through ACEC-Canada and ACEC member organizations, not only through his personal efforts, but also by encouraging and supporting Associated Engineering staff involvement. Kerry was the 2013 recipient of the ACEC-Canada Chair’s Award.

About the Meritorious Achievement Award

This award recognizes and celebrates an individual consulting engineer who has contributed significantly to engineering, the development of the industry and the community. 

Nominations are now open for the 2017 ACEC-BC Meritorious Achievement Award.

Previous Recipients of the Meritorious Achievement Award

2015 John Collings, P.Eng.
2014 Brian Johnson, P.Eng.
2013 John Watson, P.Eng., FEC
2012 Chris Newcomb, P.Eng., FEC
2011 Neil Cumming, FACI, P.Eng
2010 Ian Hargreaves, P.Eng
2009 Terry McQuillan
2008 Phil Seabrook, P.Eng FEC
2007 Ernest Portfors, P.Eng
2006 Peter Buckland, P.Eng. and Peter Taylor, P.Eng.
2005 Russell Fraser, QC, P.Eng
2004 Bob Brocklebank, P.Eng
2003 Frank Leighton, P.Eng
2002 Earle Klohn, P.Eng
2001 Tom Simons, P.Eng