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Student Spotlights | From Studies to Site Visits

August 25, 2022

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Investing in the future, MTE proudly hires co-op students throughout the year. As a multidisciplinary firm, we are able to hire students with varying educational backgrounds and provide an opportunity to take what they’ve learned in the classroom and apply their knowledge to real-world scenarios. Not only do they get to learn from us, but […]

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Effluent Requirements and Membrane Bioreactor Technologies

August 18, 2022

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Meeting Effluent Requirements Through Membrane Bioreactor Technologies Nick Romero, P.Eng., M.Eng. Design Engineer, Municipal Engineering MTE Consultants Overcoming uncertainties and navigating tricky design constraints are the challenges that our team thrives on. When we were hired to complete the detailed design of a wastewater treatment plant to service a new warehouse, we saw an opportunity […]

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Construction Dewatering Next to The Grand River

July 14, 2022

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CONSTRUCTION DEWATERING NEXT TO THE GRAND RIVER Huge Volumes, Excess Iron and Potential Flotation Written by: Dave Wilhelm, Director, Water & Wastewater Engineering How much of an impact does a site’s natural setting have on the design of vertical infrastructure projects? Well sometimes, the impact is huge! Thorough pre-design geotechnical and hydrogeological investigations are an […]

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Old Mill Pumping Station

Rebecca Kerr | A Career Built by Caring About People, Projects and Community

June 23, 2022

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How long have you worked at MTE? I don’t think this happens often today, but I’ve been with MTE for nearly my whole engineering career.  It wasn’t my first job out of school, however.  After graduating I joined another engineering firm in Waterloo.  Then a City of Kitchener reviewer suggested I apply at MTE and […]

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Peter Gray | Growing to Help Others Grow

May 11, 2022

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Peter Gray is a Vice President and Senior Hydrogeologist for MTE. He has more than 35 years of experience and has worked across Canada and the United States, and has also assessed groundwater and surface water resources in Malawi, Bangladesh and Southeast Asia. Looking back at his career, Pete explores his path to MTE and […]

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Trevor McNeil | A Passion for His Profession

March 24, 2022

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Trevor McNeil | A Passion for His Profession Trevor is one of our Ontario Land Surveyors (OLS), and in fact, was MTE’s first OLS when the company started offering legal surveying services in 2009. Trevor was the principal owner of McNeil Surveying, a Stratford-based firm that became part of MTE that year. Today MTE has […]

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Kurt Ruhland | A Career Enriched by Mentoring Youth and Embracing Challenge

February 16, 2022

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Kurt Ruhland | A career enriched by mentoring youth and embracing challenge What path brought you to MTE? After completing my Masters with the University of California, I stared working at a small (12-15 people) structural firm in California, where I spent the first 15 years of my career. It seems like ages ago, but […]

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Paul Eichinger

January 17, 2022

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Paul Eichinger | The Path from Client to Shareholder Paul Eichinger, Vice President of MTE, has been an owner and a leader of the company for nine years. Looking back, Paul reflects on the challenges and triumphs he has experienced, as well as what he suspects the future will hold for MTE. Why did you […]

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Ted Rowe

December 2, 2021

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Ted Rowe’s MTE Journey After joining MTE over 14 years ago, our President, Ted Rowe, reflects on his decision to make the leap to MTE, what has been most memorable and where he sees the future taking us. Get the full account from Ted’s perspective below. Describe your career path at MTE? I joined MTE […]

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Ted Rowe

MTE Mourns the Loss of Founder Bruce Scheifele

September 23, 2021

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It is with a very heavy heart that we share the news that MTE’s founder Bruce Scheifele passed away peacefully on the evening of Tuesday, September 21, 2021. Bruce opened the doors to MTE in 1985 with a vision of providing consulting services in a unique and value-added manner, one in which MTE’s approach was […]

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