About Us

Pioneering responsible solutions to complex earth science challenges

BGC Engineering is an international consulting firm that provides professional services in applied earth sciences. Our practice was established in 1990, based on a specialized appreciation of the impacts of geology on engineered structures. This appreciation continues to serve as our foundation today as we work to address a broad range of engineering and environmental issues related to challenging terrain and ground conditions.  

Over 700 professional engineers, geoscientists, technicians, and support staff provide a full range of investigation, design, and construction review services in the applied earth sciences. We currently operate from more than 16 offices across North and South America, Australia, and the Caribbean.

BGC’s projects range from pre-feasibility-level studies and routing evaluations to detailed design, construction inspection, and independent third-party review. We also provide services supporting and coordinating environmental impact studies, permitting, and financial agency review. As a complement to our consulting services, BGC operates a state-of-the-art soil and rock testing laboratory, offering a range of advanced geotechnical testing services to our clients. 

BGC is a private, employee-owned company proud of its Canadian roots and founded by Dr. Iain Bruce and Dr. Wayne Savigny. Although we are spread across offices, we work together as one team, coordinating our staff and integrating our technical disciplines. This approach gives our clients access to all BGC’s resources and allows us to assemble the best team for each and every project, regardless of the project location. We are committed to one-to-one communication between our staff and our clients, to understanding our client’s needs and goals, and to service their projects with high-quality work delivered on time.

Our core values

BGC’s five core values reflect a culture that is flexible in structure, allowing room for innovation while providing high-quality work and common-sense solutions. Adhering to these values enables BGC to work in partnership with our clients to solve the world’s most complex earth-science challenges.

One Team

We are One Team, One Company. Connection is our strength.

Common Sense

We are guided by practical wisdom. We find workable solutions to complex problems. 


We seek first to understand, and then communicate with clarity. We honor our word.


We are technical leaders driven by high-quality work and exceptional service. We work in partnership with our clients.


We are adventurous innovators who thrive in the challenge of our work. We are always learning.

Our locations

Suite 200
10320 102 Avenue NW
Edmonton, Alberta
Canada T5J 4A1

Tel: +1 780-466-0538
Fax: +1 780-463-3815

Suite 500
980 Howe Street
Vancouver, British Columbia
Canada V6Z 0C8
Tel: +1 604-684-5900
Fax: +1 604-684-5909

3 Fan Tan Alley
Victoria, British Columbia
Canada V8W 3G9

Tel: +1 778-401-4640

234 St. Paul Street
Kamloops, British Columbia
Canada V2C 6G4

Tel: +1 250-374-8600
Fax: +1 250-374-8606

Unit 210
3030 Pandosy St.
Kelowna, BC
V1Y 0C4

Suite 500
1000 Centre Street NE
Calgary, Alberta
Canada T2E 7W6

Tel: +1 403-250-5185
Fax: +1 403-250-5330

Unit 265
40 Elm Street
Rainbow Center Office Complex
Sudbury, Ontario
Canada P3C 1S8

Suite 600
372 Bay Street
Toronto, Ontario
Canada M5H 2W9

Tel: +1 416-644-1216
Fax: +1 416-649-0335

Suite 200
318 Richmond Road
Ottawa, Ontario
Canada K1Z 6X6

Tel: +1 343-633-3932

Suite 205
11 Princess Street
Kingston, Ontario
Canada K7L 1A1

Tel: +1 647-495-6754

330 Alison Boulevard
Fredericton, New Brunswick
Canada E3C 0A9

Tel: +1 506-460-8660
Fax: +1 506-460-8679

Suite 630
1718 Argyle Street
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Canada B3J 3N6

Tel: +1 902-474-5925
Fax: +1 902-474-5929

Suite 300
600 12th Street
Golden, Colorado
USA 80401

Tel: +1 720-598-5982

Suite 204 y 210, Edificio FB Building
Av. Sarasota No. 55, esq. Pedro A. Bobea, Bella Vista
Distrito Nacional, Republica Dominicana

Tel: +1-809-378-9402

Avenida Isidora
Goyenechea #3520
Las Condes
Santiago, MET, Chile

Tel: +56 2-374-0090

Level 38
Riparian Plaza
71 Eagle Street
Brisbane, QLD 4000

Tel: +61 7-3709-7034

1033 Demonbreun Street, Suite 300
Nashville, TN 37203

Tel: 615-931-5974