Established in 1973 by Peter van der Westen and William A. Rutherford, P.Eng. F.E.C., Vanderwesten & Rutherford (V&R) is licensed to provide mechanical and electrical consulting engineering and design services in Ontario, Nunavut, British Columbia, Manitoba and Nova Scotia .
With offices in London, Ottawa and Windsor, V&R has the capacity and skills to undertake a variety of projects with the efficiency of process to quickly react to project demands. As a newly formed Employee Share Ownership Plan (ESOP), all of V&R’s staff are committed to exceeding the expectations of our clients and ensuring that they are left with a building that is not only simple to maintain but sustainable and cost effective to operate.
V&R is a Professional Engineering firm which has earned the respect of numerous organizations over the course of our history. We are qualified in an array of engineering projects; from design concepts, new design, review of other firm’s designs, construction documents, contract administration, building condition assessments, feasibility studies, technical investigations and maintenance projects.
"The engineers at V&R take a methodical approach to evaluating existing infrastructure and are able to provide our health care clients with sound advice about the feasibility of projects at an early stage. They are highly competent with regard to the interpretation of codes and standards, particularly the Ontario Building Code and CSA Healthcare code requirements”