Canada BIM Council Announces 2016 CanBIM Award Winners

October 11, 2016


The Canada BIM Council (CanBIM) held its 2nd Annual CanBIM Awards on October 5th in Toronto at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. It was an Oscar style affair complete with the live jazz band Milestone Trio. 8 Award Categories in total were presented, including one for Best In BIM handed out to the winner of winners from the other 7 categories. The Awards Categories and Winners included:


Academic Award presented by Global eTraining, Anne Carpenter, Account Executive;

Winners:  Nonna Shabanova & Melika Mehdizadeh George Brown College - Life Cycle Assessment Project,


Technology Award presented by IBI Group, Brent Mauti; Global Director, Design Technology;

Winners: BIM One Inc. – BIM Track


Trades Award; presented by Mechanical Contractors Association of Canada, Al Prowse, Past President

Winners; Groupe Canam Inc. for Rogers Place Edmonton,



General Contractors Award; presented by Brownlee LLP, Paul V. Stocco, Partner

Winner; EllisDon Construction for Viva Next BRT HS East & West,



Design & Engineering Award; presented by Glaholt LLP Construction Lawyers, Andrea Lee, Partner

Winner; DIALOG for Edmonton ICE District Parkade,


Owners Award; presented by Pomerleau, Ivanka Iordanova, BIM/VDC Director

Winner; York University for Bergeron Centre for Engineering Excellence,


International Award; presented by Perkins + Will, William Daravong, Design Applications Manager

Winner; Ellis Don Construction, Ansam PH 1


Best In BIM; presented by NEXT Architecture, R. Allan Partridge

Winner; York University for Bergeron Centre for Engineering Excellence,



CanBIM also honoured R. Allan Partridge, current Past President with the Inaugural CanBIM Professional Achievement Award, given to a CanBIM Member who has made a significant and meaningful contribution towards the advancement of Building Information Modeling and Virtual Design and Construction in Canada.