British Columbia Land Surveyor / Project Manager
Ben joined Valard Geomatics Ltd. in July 2015 as a Project Manager.
Since then he has completed one of the longest Statutory Right of Ways in BC spanning 345 km form end to end.
As well he works on various construction projects in other jurisdictions. In previous employment, Ben has worked on several large Oil and Gas projects, and specialized in Wellsite and Pipeline applications plans and permitting plans in BC.
Ben’s survey career started in New Brunswick working summers for a local Land Surveyor completing municipal type surveys and boundary retracements in. Graduating from the University of New Brunswick in 2007 with a degree in Geodesy and Geomatics Engineering, Ben headed west to North-East BC. In 2010, Ben was commissioned as a British Columbia Land Surveyor, After 8 years of Oil and Gas experience, Ben Joined Valard. In 2016 Ben received his Professional Engineering designation from APEGA. Ben hopes to complete his Canada Land Surveyor examinations this coming year.
In his spare time Ben spends his time tinkering in the woodworking shop.