Stoney Creek, ON – Tuesday, March 27, 2018 – TULLOCH Engineering is pleased to announce the opening of a new engineering office in Stoney Creek, Ontario (Hamilton), on February 1, 2018. This expansion into Southern Ontario brings TULLOCH’s presence throughout the province to a total of 12 office locations.
The Stoney Creek office will be led by Sean Hinchberger, Ph.D., P.Eng., who will be developing a specialized engineering group focusing on geotechnical, geostructural and geoenvironmental engineering. Over the next ten years, various levels of the Ontario government plan to invest over thirty billion dollars on roads, rail and tunneling projects in the GTA. As part of our strategic plan, we are positioning TULLOCH to play a significant role in this development within Southern Ontario.
Sean Hinchberger (pictured above, right) brings extensive experience in geotechnical engineering, tunneling, dams and foundations. He has a Ph.D. in geotechnical engineering from Western University and joined TULLOCH in September 2017. Prior to TULLOCH, Sean worked at Hatch as Global Discipline Director, Civil Engineering.
Three new employees have joined Sean in the Stoney Creek office. Please welcome Usman Khan, George Liang and Maria Callaghan (pictured above, left to right) to TULLOCH. Usman Khan is a Geotechnical Engineer and a graduate of the University of Waterloo, with five years of experience. Usman has broad experience in construction, site investigations and geotechnical design. George is a Senior Geotechnical Engineer with a Ph.D. from Western University and over 20 years professional experience. George specializes in dams, foundation design and advanced geotechnical analysis. Maria Callaghan is a Pursuit Coordinator. She will assist with setting up the new office as well as working on business development and proposals. Maria has over 20 years experience as a manager coordinating groups, projects and proposals.
The group looks forward to expanding TULLOCH Engineering in Southern Ontario while building an office and culture in line with TULLOCH’s values and goals.