CIMA+ acquires Alberta-based KFR Engineering

Laval and Edmonton, December 6, 2018 – CIMA+, one of Canada’s largest privately-owned consulting engineering firms, is pleased to announce the acquisition of KFR Engineering. Based in Alberta, KFR Engineering provides services in all areas of buildings mechanical engineering to the private and public sectors.

“We are delighted to welcome KFR Engineering’s team of 22 employees and partners to the CIMA+ family. For CIMA+, the acquisition of KFR Engineering is strategic for several reasons, namely in that both of our firms share a common business culture that focuses on quality engineering and the well-being of our employees and communities,” says Francois Plourde, President and CEO of CIMA+.

Kelly Yuzdepski, Vice-President, Western Canada, adds, “KFR Engineering has an impressive record in delivering public-sector work to healthcare facilities, schools and labs in various capacities such as building retrofits, condition assessments and repurposing projects. Combining our resources will help us better serve our clients in building engineering in Western Canada, while enhancing our multidisciplinary service offer.”

Since 2009, KFR Engineering has delivered projects via innovative design practices, embracing new technologies to provide their clients with systems that will perform well into the future. KFR Engineering is committed to developing effective mechanical systems that are simple, maintainable, and budget-conscious.

About CIMA+
CIMA+ is a Canadian, multidisciplinary firm that specializes in consulting engineering, project management, urban planning, communications systems, and the environment, allowing for a full range of services in urban infrastructure, transportation, buildings, industry, energy and hydroelectricity, telecommunications and geomatics. Founded in 1990, CIMA+ was created through the merger of several well-established consulting engineering firms. Today, with over 30 offices across Canada and Africa, CIMA+ employs over 2,000 people, over half of whom share ownership in the company. CIMA+ has reached the prestigious Best Employers in Canada’s Platinum Level, which is exclusively reserved for organizations that achieved the best results in the Aon Hewitt survey. For more information on CIMA+, please visit


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Andréanne St-Pierre
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