Charging up Electrical and Mechanical Teams

March 1, 2016 (Vancouver, BC): Integral Group welcomes new Principal, Bruno Vahedi, PEng, PMPto lead integrated Mechanical and Electrical teams within the Vancouver Design Studio. His considerable knowledge in design management and deep understanding of mechanical, electrical and IT systems will provide clients with a truly integrated offering, positively impacting bottom-line results.

“It’s exciting to bring on such a performance driven individual as Bruno,” explains Managing Principal Stuart Hood. “We’ve had a long successful history together delivering landmark projects across Canada. Plus, with his unique expertise managing teams across all levels of the tendering and construction process, he will prove to be an invaluable ally for clients, especially during the tendering and construction phase of a project” continued Stuart.

Bruno’s passion to perform and succeed is rooted in the trust he builds with his clients. By leading teams with integrity, Bruno is able to manage at all levels of complexity, which has afforded him the opportunity to work across the globe. His wide array of work encompasses institutional, airport, commercial, sports and recreation, healthcare, and hospitality sectors. In addition, he has led projects under both the PPP (Public-Private Partnership) and Design Build (DB) methods throughout North America, the Asian Pacific and Latin America.

With over 20 years of experience in building systems while leading cross functional teams, Bruno is well suited to manage integrated mechanical and electrical design teams. Previously, he led the Bouygues Canadian MEP group, and had collaborated with Integral on various projects including RCMP ‘E’ Division HQ, Jim Pattison Outpatient Facility, and was also involved PPP and DB pursuits including Surrey Pretrial and the Okanagan Correction Centre.

Aligned with the values and mission of Integral, Bruno’s primary focus will be on achieving clients’ goals through integrated project teams for mechanical, electrical and plumbing. He explains, “It was an easy decision to join with a firm that goes beyond standard service and provides real value for clients. I’m looking forward to what the future will bring.”

About Integral Group: Integral Group is an interactive global network of design professionals collaborating under a single deep green engineering umbrella. The organization provides a full range of building system design, energy analysis, and third party LEED commissioning services with a staff widely regarded as innovative leaders in their fields. Integral has offices and affiliates throughout North America and around the world.