Richmond Plywood – New Boiler and Building


Richmond Plywood is a manufacturer of plywood products located along the banks of the Fraser River in Richmond, BC. Enginuity worked hand-in-hand with the Lead Contractor – Colony Construction – to provide multidisciplinary engineering and permit management for a new boiler, building enclosure, delivery of services/utilities and tie-ins to the existing plant. This project involved coordination of multiple in-house disciplines to ensure the new boiler and associated pre-engineered structure as well as underground utilities would be able to support the required boiler upgrade within a brownfield environment.

Services Rendered:

  • Liaison with authorities having jurisdiction, vendors, contractor
  • Code review and consultation
  • Relocation of Underground Utilities
  • Pile Foundations
  • Multidisciplinary Engineering – civil, structural, mechanical, electrical
  • Ventilation & HVAC design
  • Stress Analysis, Process Piping Isometrics, and Piping Supports for process piping
  • Fire & Human safety design throughout new building
  • Management of CRP & Architect
  • Permit Planning


Richmond Plywood