Brian Kennedy

Brian Kennedy, M.Sc., P.Eng.

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Brian graduated from the University of Alberta in 1992 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering and earned a Master of Science degree in Civil Engineering in 1997. In the early years of his career, Brian worked for a geotechnical consulting firm, as a teaching assistant with the Department of Civil Engineering at the University of Alberta, and as an engineer with the Centre for Engineering Research before completing his graduate studies in 1997. Since that time Brian has been with BPTEC Engineering, progressing from Design Engineer to a Principal of the firm.

Brian’s design expertise includes structural analysis and design of buildings as well as industrial structures. In addition to this expertise, Brian brings a sharp focus to practical and efficient design while respecting the overall needs of the project stakeholders. Over his career, Brian has been involved in numerous institutional projects such as the Medical Isotope and Cyclotron Facility and the Health Research Innovation Facility (HRIF East and West) at the University of Alberta both as a managing partner as well as design engineer.

Education

  • Master of Science in Structural Engineering
    University of Alberta (1997)
  • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering
    (First Class Standing)
    University of Alberta (1992)

Publications

  • Punching Shear of High Strength Slabs with Perforations
    M. Sc. Thesis, January 1997

Professional Affiliations

  • Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA)
  • Engineers and Geoscientists British Columbia
    Engineers Yukon (APEY)
  • Canadian Society for Civil Engineering
  • American Institute of Steel Construction
  • Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute