Meet the Team
Formed in 2012, PEC is run by a dynamic team of creative individuals. Get to know us!
Darryl Mills, P. Eng.
Mr. Mills is a Civil Engineer with over 23 years of experience in the consulting and construction industries. He has a wide range of design and project management experience on municipal water, sewer, roads, and building projects as well as 14 years of experience managing successful engineering firms.
Kelly Hickey, CET
Kelly Hickey is a Registered certified Engineering Technologist with a diverse background in civil and municipal engineering. Her 20 years plus of experience includes studies, report preparation, preliminary and detailed engineering design, site supervision, project management, and client relations.
Vanessa Barry, P. Eng.
Senior Project Engineer
Ms. Barry is a Civil Engineer with over 20 years of experience working in the consulting and municipal fields. Vanessa has extensive experience in both design and project management for residential, commercial, and recreational developments.
Arthur Smith, P. Tech
Art Smith is a registered Civil Engineering Technologist with a diverse background in civil and municipal engineering. He is a dedicated and enthusiastic individual with other 12 years of experience in the field including infrastructure assessments, concept development, project management, design, construction inspection, material testing, and surveying.
Jonathan Pawson, P. Tech
Civil Engineering Technologist
Jon Pawson is a dedicated and enthusiastic individual with over 11 years of experience. His diverse background includes management and operational skills, carpentry work, and geotechnical lab work for quality control.
Cameron Legge, EIT, B. Eng.
Engineer in Training
Cameron Legge is a recent graduate of Ocean and Naval Architectural Engineering at Memorial University. Cameron worked with our firm for 3 work terms before taking on a full time engineering position. He is a dedicated and quick learner whose background includes sanitary sewer and storm water modelling, structural analysis, as well as developing heavy lifting plans for crane operators, job hazard analysis and safety review.
Jake Power is a Geomatics / Surveying Engineering Technologist with 6 years of experience in the construction industry. He is a technical oriented problem solver with a profession attitude and eagerness to learn.
Ralph Pike, P. Tech
Mr. Pike is a Professional Engineering Technologist with over 12 years of experience working in the consulting and construction industries. Ralph has extensive experience preparing quality detailed drawings using AutoCAD and Civil 3D. Ralph is a hard-working, responsible individual with an eye for detail who completes assigned work in a timely and efficient manner.
Junior Civil Engineering Designer
Trent Perry is a Civil Engineering Technologist with 4 years of experience in the construction industry. His engineering background includes AutoCAD and Civil 3D design, flow monitoring, estimating, and surveying.
Our busy, client-focused office needs a reliable, well-organized Office Manager to handle day-to-day operations with a focus on efficiency and time management. Hattie is responsible for developing intra-office communication protocols, streamlining administrative procedures, client care, inventory control, RFP submissions, contract documents, office staff supervision and task delegation. Hattie is an energetic professional who doesn’t mind wearing multiple hats.
Our fast-growing engineering firm requires an experienced accounting clerk to keep records and reconcile accounts of all our clients. Jennifer has quantitative and interpersonal skills, and she is proficient in the Simply Accounting program. Jennifer is a team player with a keen interest in building successful relationships with clients. Since our business environment is always changing, a willingness to learn and the ability to adapt are essential and Jennifer keeps up on all accounting upgrading courses possible. Jennifer works with our accountant throughout the year to ensure our records are up to date and business accounts are reconciled.
Kent Stringer, CET
Surveyor / Senior Inspector
Mr. Kent Stringer is a Certified Engineering Technologist and he has more than 20 years’ of experience in the consulting and the construction industry. Kent is a full-time surveyor and site inspector with Progressive Engineering. He has excellent oral and communication skills which are be very beneficial when dealing with contractors and the general public.
Mr. Eric Crane is a senior inspector and he has more than 32 years of experience in the consulting and the construction industries. Eric ensures the contractor is constructing using quality workmanship, project costs are under control, client relations are being met, specifications are being adhered to, monitors construction progress and all safety regulations are being upheld and maintained during the duration of the projects.
Brendan Smith, P. Tech
Surveyor / Senior Inspector
Brendan Smith is a Professional Engineering Technologist with over 20 years of experience in the consulting and the construction industry. As a site inspector, he ensures that the contractor is constructing using quality workmanship, project costs are under control, client relations are being met, specifications are being adhered to, construction progress is on schedule, and all safety regulations are being upheld and maintained for the duration of the projects.
John Gambin is a senior inspector and he has more than 21 years of experience in the consulting and the construction industry. John’s construction and inspection experience provides him with the knowledge of resource scheduling and cost control that allows him to be sought after and well-rounded inspector. Mr. Gambin has excellent communication skills and he demands respect from the construction industry in a natural and professional manner.
George Beckett is a senior inspector who has over 40 years of experience working in the consulting and construction industries. George has worked on large water, sewer and road upgrading projects throughout Newfoundland during his career. George is a sought-after senior inspector and is well respected throughout the construction industry. George’s construction and inspection experience provide him with the knowledge of resource scheduling and cost control.
Roy Burry is a senior inspector with more than 30 years of experience working in the municipal and consulting fields. Roy is also the former Superintendent of Public Works with the Town of Portugal Cove – St. Philip’s. Roy has been responsible to ensure the quality of work, project costs, client relations, specifications and all safety regulations are being upheld and maintained for the duration of the projects. Mr. Burry is an excellent communicator and he demands respect from the construction industry in a natural and professional manner.