Development Engineering

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Burnside’s Development Engineering team provides a variety of services to our land development clients, from due diligence support through to construction review, contract administration, and assumption.

Capabilities and Expertise

Our team provides a full suite of engineering services in support of subdivisions and site plans for low, medium, and high rise residential, industrial, commercial & institutional, and mixed-use developments.

Our Team

Meet our team members who can help you with your next development project:

  • Lorena Niemi
  • James Orr
  • Jason Mantifel
  • Shawn Henwood
  • Steven Roorda

Our Projects

Key projects completed by our Development team include:

  • Riverview Heights, Block 40-3 residential development
  • Square One District redevelopment
  • Hewitt’s Creek Secondary Plan
  • Seaton residential development (various parcels)
  • Ajax industrial development
  • Pure Industrial – Maintenance assessment/rehabilitation program
  • Union Park, Toronto
  • Yorkdale Shopping Centre master servicing and redevelopment
  • Woodbine Racetrack Phase 1 redevelopment
  • Sanofi Pasteur Ltd. Pharmaceutical Campus expansion
Our comprehensive list of services that we offer includes:
  • Site due diligence
  • Preliminary engineering
  • Site and off-site cost estimating
  • Functional servicing reporting
  • Water management strategy
  • Grading and earthworks assessments
  • Stormwater management, drainage and low impact development designs
  • Detailed engineering designs
  • Asset management/capital planning for property maintenance programs
  • Group engineering and cost share management
  • Contract administration and construction reviews
  • Letter of credit reductions
  • Development charge recovery and by-law reviews
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Lorena Niemi Headshot

Lorena Niemi, P.Eng.

Executive Vice President, Land Development

Service Contact

We encourage you to contact us if you have any questions or require assistance.