Operations, Maintenance & Storage Facilities

  • LA Bus Operations & Maintenance Facility

    Efficiency, functionality, and sustainability take center stage in this design project

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  • Oliver Bowen LRV Maintenance Facility

    Addressing today's needs with the future in mind

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  • DND Helicopter Squadron Facility

    Designing a new hangar to keep Canadian aircraft flying

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Transforming safety, function & process flow

From public transit and mining to aerospace, military, and work-yards, our team understands the unique ways that these facilities support economic activity and contribute to the well-being of your community. Our approach involves using space more effectively, reducing costs, improving sustainability, and optimizing production flows. We design spaces that help increase productivity, ensure quality, and achieve the greatest impact on processes and safe work environments.

Hands-on design work, building relationships, managing projects and people, and strategic planning keep my work fresh and interesting.

Michelle Blake Vice President, Sector Leader, Industrial (Maintenance Operations & Storage)

GO Transit East Rail Maintenance Facility

The GO Transit East Rail Maintenance Facility was procured through alternative financing under the design-build-finance-maintain model. The new 500,000 ft2, LEED® Gold facility provides maintenance, repair, and additional storage for trains and supports GO Transit's planned service expansions. Working closely with Metrolinx, Infrastructure Ontario, contractor, and facility manager, Stantec led an integrated architectural and engineering team to deliver an innovative, cost-effective design excellence solution over the life of the facility.
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Michelle Blake, Vice President, Sector Leader, Industrial (Maintenance Operations & Storage)

Hands-on design work, building relationships, managing projects and people, and strategic planning keep my work fresh and interesting.
Michelle Blake Vice President, Sector Leader, Industrial (Maintenance Operations & Storage) Read More

Steven Voll, Senior Principal

We strive daily to proactively deliver solutions that are sustainable, practical, and cost effective for our clients and community partners.

Ken Anderson, Principal, Transit Sector Leader, Buildings

Architecture has the ability to speak to the human soul. We have a responsibility with every project to create innovative, resilient spaces that connect people to the greater spirit of living.
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Patrick M. McKelvey , Senior Principal

Our purpose and goal is to create better places through thoughtful, creative, and responsive planning and design.
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Merlin Maley, Principal, Buildings

My passion is creating 21st century communities by assisting our clients in realizing their dreams of multi-modal transportation networks.
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Tom Kyle, Principal

We need to understand the world objectively, and train ourselves on how to be helpful even if we are on the outside looking in.
  • Michelle Blake

    Vice President, Sector Leader, Industrial (Maintenance Operations & Storage)

  • Steven Voll

    Senior Principal

  • Ken Anderson

    Principal, Transit Sector Leader, Buildings

  • Patrick M. McKelvey

    Senior Principal

  • Merlin  Maley

    Principal, Buildings

  • Tom Kyle



Program & Project Management We know from experience that delivering a complex project without surprises doesn’t mean there won’t be challenges, but our creative approach to planning and controls can head off most problems.
Alternative Project Delivery We provide Alternate Project Delivery (APD) that delivers significant added value in the form of earlier project delivery, reduced environmental impacts, and lowered capital and operating costs.
Digital Practice Technology is reshaping the way we approach design. Our digital practice team helps us push the boundaries of practice, leveraging the power of technology to deliver transformational results for our clients.
Lean Design & Consulting With our knowledge of 3P process and our multi-disciplinary teams, use of multi-scale mockups and real time operational enactments, we help you build or repurpose your facility to eliminate inefficiency.
Buildings Engineering With decades of innovation and experience under our belts we’re engineering a promising future leveraging the best in building systems, technology, energy analysis, and sustainable performance.
Industrial Safety By working with you and your vendors early in the design phase we help manage risks to protect the well-being of employees, minimize lost-time costs, reduce liability, and increase productivity.
Process Engineering From fermentors and bioreactors to purification and sterilization schemes, our process engineers are well versed in the requirements of these technologies and build them into our designs.
Sustainability & Building Performance We blend art and science to help clients realize the full potential of their projects in terms of life cycle cost, energy efficiency, carbon reduction, human health, and wellness.

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