WSP earns Public Works Project of the Year at the 2019 Public Works Expo Conference Awards

WSP’s Bayview Corridor Project wins Public Works Project of the Year from the American Public Works Association (APWA).

For their work on the Bayview Corridor Project, WSP received the Public Works Project of the Year Award in the Transportation category, $25 million to $75 million division, from the APWA at the 2019 Public Works Expo (PWX) Conference Awards in Seattle, Washington, on September 9th.

WSP was recognized for its role in project management, design and construction management for the Bayview Corridor Project in collaboration with the Regional Municipality of York as the primary agency and Brennan Paving and Construction Ltd. as the contractor.

The scope of the project focused on road widening and constructing structures on Bayview Avenue from Elgin Mills Road to Stouffville Road in Richmond Hill, Ontario. The award acknowledges the collaboration and their cooperative achievements in completing this landmark project.

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We are extremely proud of WSP's design team that worked on this project. This award validates their efforts and the quality of the work. It exemplifies the client service excellence values espoused by WSP’s strategic vision.
Dominique Quesnel Vice President, Transportation - Ontario & Atlantic


The APWA Public Works Projects of the Year Awards are presented annually at PWX to recognize outstanding individuals, groups and chapters in public works in five categories including: (1) Structures, (2) Transportation, (3) Environment, (4) Historical Restoration/Preservation, and (5) Disaster or Emergency Construction Repeat. These five categories are divided into four divisions: (1) Projects less than $5 million; (2) Projects of $5 million, but less than $25 million; (3) Projects of $25 million to $75 million; and (4) Projects of more than $75 million.


About WSP

As one of the world's leading professional services firms, WSP provides technical expertise and strategic advice to clients in the Transportation & Infrastructure, Property & Buildings, Environment, Industry, Resources (including Mining and Oil & Gas) and Energy sectors, as well as offering project and program delivery and advisory services. Our experts include engineers, advisors, technicians, scientists, architects, planners, surveyors and environmental specialists, as well as other design, program and construction management professionals. With approximately 49,000 talented people in 550 offices across 40 countries—more than 8,000 in Canada and 9,500 in the U.S.—we are uniquely positioned to deliver successful and sustainable projects, wherever our clients need us.


About APWA

The American Public Works Association is a not-for-profit, international organization of more than 30,000 members involved in the field of public works. APWA serves its members by promoting professional excellence and public awareness through education, advocacy and the exchange of knowledge. APWA is headquartered in Kansas City, MO, has an office in Washington, DC, and 63 chapters in North America. For more information, please visit