About

Founded in 1987, Egmond Associates Ltd (EAL) has 25 years of industry experience. EAL specializes in Environmental, Geotechnical, Hydrogeological, and Hydrological Assessments providing geotechnical, environmental, storm water, hydrogeological, materials and forensics consulting and testing services. We are innovators with engineers who have patents in storm water control. We have a proven track record of reliability, strong customer services, and commitment to the client.

We have completed thousands of investigations across Canada and the United States. This includes projects in Ontario, Quebec, British Columbia, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, the Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Minnesota, and California.

We have offices and associates in Canada, the US, the UK and the Far East. Our team and or its members or staff holds various professional and industry accreditations. Our president for example is qualified in multiple jurisdictions and on serves the board of the Auditing Association of Canada (AAC).

EAL's vision is to lead the market with senior engineering input on all projects with conservative solutions and value-added time commitments of staff so that projects may benefit from appropriate research and staff time, as well as field based solutions. With 25 years of industry experience, we have honed our skills to include better quality sampling methods, better quality sample control and tracking, and databases to allow us to better serve our client. We have used on-site testing for over a decade for metals which allows us to test for contaminant levels in real time in the field to make better environmental management decisions.

The EAL advantage includes:

John Van Egmond

John Van Egmond is the President and Principal Engineer of EAL. John has over 30 years of experience in the environmental, geotechnical, and hydrogeological engineering fields. He has managed hundreds of projects across Canada. Over this time he has led investigations into a wide variety of projects including homes, high rises, streets, slopes, retaining walls, bridges, utilities, dams, roads, schools, hospitals, factories, stores, subdivisions, towers, landfills, military sites, and airports.

John is a professional engineer in Ontario, Manitoba, the Northwest Territories, Nunavut, and the State of Minnesota.

To view a copy of John’s resume, email John at jvanegmond@egmondassociates.com

Nicole Millette, Chartered Chemist

Nicole Millette is a Chartered Chemist with 6 years experience in geotechnical and environmental reporting and investigations. She is VP Environment with the firm.

Dayo Adeyemo, Ph.D., P.Eng.

Mr. Adeyemo is a graduate of Civil Engineering with over 20 years post qualification experience. He has worked extensively in the civil engineering field in three continents namely Africa, Europe and North America and has pioneered several civil engineering projects from conception to design and execution phase.

He has worked as a senior project manager and Project Director in various engineering consulting firms: namely Coffey Geotechnics Inc., Dufferin Concrete, Consoil Quality Control (Now EXP), Conestoga Rovers and Associates (now GHD), Haskoning Royal Dutch Engineers Netherlands, Egmond Associates Limited, Canada.

Mr. Adeyemo has built over the year’s expertise knowledge in the field geotechnical engineering.

He has carried out several geotechnical designs, geotechnical report writing and construction supervision on municipal projects; others include deep foundation designs, piles ,caissons, slope stability , roads/highways, bridge structures, water dams, weirs, tunneling, seaports, airports, sewage and water systems, review associated with contract documents, project management duties on various projects, proposal writing and business developments to mention a few. Other expertise gathered over the past two decades include environmental design, impact assessments and investigations; Safety trainings, design of cooperate safety plan for organizations, safety audits and safety policy development. He holds a bachelors degree in civil engineering, Diploma in Civil Engineering, a (mini)MBA from Schulich School of Business, Masters Degree and a Doctorate degree (PhD) From the California state University. In addition to the above; He holds a certificate in construction Estimation and certificate in project management from university of Toronto. He is an Associate professor of Civil engineering at the Mohawk College of Technology in Hamilton, Ontario

He is a member of the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE),U.K; Nigerian Society of Engineers (MNSE); Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technician and Technologists, (CET);Project Management Institute (PMP);Professional Engineers of Ontario.(P.Eng).