Our Experts

Over 25 years of experience

Our Experts

Over 25 years of experience

Darko Strajin, P.Eng.

Darko Strajin, P.Eng.

Consulting Engineer and Managing Partner


Darko Strajin has more than 25 years of consulting experience in the environmental and geotechnical fields. In his career, Darko has held senior technical and operational management positions with several international and North American consulting engineering firms. Areas of expertise includes brownfield development, environmental site assessments for due diligence purposes and design/implementation of innovative remediation systems for impacted soil and groundwater. Darko is also experienced in designing various types of vapour mitigation systems to protect building occupants from toxic vapours located below grade. Darko’s work involves extensive client contact always providing clients with strategies to deal with complex Environmental and Geotechnical issues. Darko is well known in the remediation industry and brownfield re-development community. He often speaks at conferences in Toronto, Montreal, USA and Europe.

Email: [email protected]
Phone: (416) 878-0219

Prem Manicks, P.Geo.

Prem Manicks, P.Geo.

Partner


Prem Manicks has several decades of environmental consulting experience in Canada and held in senior technical roles with reputable engineering firms. His areas of expertise include site assessment, risk assessment, hydrogeology, multi-disciplinary stakeholder negotiation and financial model development. He has extensively worked with the private sector clients including developers, investors, financial institutions and real estate firms. The public-sector clients include federal, provincial and municipal governments. He has participated as an Expert Peer Reviewer on brownfield development projects, provided litigation support. Prem participates regularly in presenting technical papers and conducts training sessions to the investors, financial institutions and consultants in the brownfield development market.

Email: [email protected]
Phone: (416) 879-1402

Subir Shrestha, M.Eng., P.Eng.

Subir Shrestha, M.Eng., P.Eng.

Principal Geotechnical Engineer


Subir Shrestha has over 25 years of geotechnical and civil engineering consulting experience with multi-disciplinary projects in Canada and overseas. He has undertaken senior technical and operational roles in several North American consulting engineering firms. His areas of expertise include high-rise, residential, commercial, and institutional buildings, subdivisions, highways, railways, airport, bridges, culverts, retaining structures, water and wastewater structures, and solar parks. He has also completed many assessments for slope stability including numerical modeling and has provided solutions for challenging geotechnical field issues. Subir has been providing consulting services to a wide variety of projects for private developers, MTO, TTC, Go Transit/Metrolinx, Regional & Municipal governments. Subir obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering from M.S. University of India, and Master’s Degree in Civil and Environmental Engineering from Saitama University of Japan.

Email: [email protected]
Phone: (647) 709-1467

 

Rebecca Morrison, M.Env.Sc

Rebecca Morrison, M.Env.Sc

Project Manager


Rebecca Morrison is a project manager at B.I.G. Consulting Inc. with over 6 years of environmental consulting experience. Rebecca’s experience includes senior review of Tier 2 and Tier 3 risk assessments at various industrial and commercial sites in Ontario, overseeing environmental site assessments and remediation projects. Rebecca has been responsible for successfully managing numerous environmental investigations and brownfields projects in Ontario. She is thoroughly familiar with the O.Reg.153/04 (as amended) and has completed several complex of projects that were completed to support the filing of the Record of Site Condition (RSC). Additionally, Rebecca has experience with submitting sewer discharge applications to Toronto Water for both the short- and long-term discharge for development projects.

Email: [email protected]
Phone: (647) 674-8087

Eileen Liu, MEnvSc, P.Geo.

Eileen Liu, MEnvSc, P.Geo.

Project Manager


Eileen Liu has more than 5 years of environmental consulting experience in Canada. Her areas of expertise include brownfield redevelopment, environmental site assessments and hydrogeology. Eileen is a Professional Geoscientist in Ontario (P.Geo) and has a Master’s degree in Environmental Science from the University of Toronto. She has extensively worked with the private sector clients including developers, investors, financial institutions, and real estate firms. The public-sector clients include provincial and municipal governments.

Email: [email protected]
Phone: (647) 200-6433

Laine Dougherty

Laine Dougherty

Office Manager


Laine Dougherty has worked in a number of progressive roles in the Engineering Consulting industry for over 12 years. She has worked in consulting environments including Geotechnical, Materials Testing, Building Science and Environmental disciplines, making her knowledgeable and highly experienced in various Engineering fields. Laine has created and maintained office procedures and company policies to ensure organizational effectiveness, efficiency and safety. Laine is experienced in handling a wide range of administrative and executive support related tasks. Laine is the main contact at B.I.G. Consulting Inc. for clients and employees.

Email: [email protected]
Phone: (647) 936-0030

B.I.G. Consulting Inc., 12-5500 Tomken Road,
Mississauga, ON L4W 2Z4