May 17, 2016

Maurice Brisson Named Mentor of the Year in Consulting Engineering at the 14th Grands Prix du Génie-Conseil Québécois

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Maurice Brisson, P.Eng, M.A.Sc., a member of the BBA team since 1979, was awarded the 2016 Mentor of the Year in Consulting Engineering award yesterday by the Association des firmes de génie-conseil – Québec. He received this recognition at the 14th annual award ceremonies for the Grand Prix du génie-conseil québécois.

  1. A valued mentor

    Maurice Brisson is knownfor his unique expertise in medium- and high-voltage power systems. He is a passionate professional who regularly takes young engineers along with him to work sites in order to show them the importance of being available and mobile—the very characteristics that have made BBA a success. For almost 40 years, thanks to Maurice Brisson’s mentoring, over 30 young engineers have had the opportunity to participate in major projects all over the world and to perfect their skills.

    Mr. Brisson keeps his ear to the ground to stay abreast of the latest advancements and best practices; he also enjoys sharing his wide-ranging expertise in Québec power systems, which he developed over several decades.

    An outstanding track record

    Mr. Brisson earned a bachelor’s degree (1971) and a master’s degree in electrical engineering (1973) from Polytechnique Montréal. Before joining BBA, he was a high-voltage network researcher at the Institut de recherche d’Hydro-Québec (IREQ).

About BBA

BBA has been providing a wide range of consulting engineering services for over 40 years. Today, its engineering, environmental and commissioning experts team up to quickly and accurately pinpoint the needs of industrial and institutional clients. The firm’s expertise is recognized in the Energy and Natural Resources industry. With 15 offices in Canada and internationally (Chile), offering clients local support and field presence, BBA is recognized for providing some of the industry’s most innovative, sustainable and reliable engineering solutions.

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