Farhad Taghinia, B.Eng, P.Eng

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Farhad Taghinia,
B.Eng, P.Eng
Construction Materials Lab Coordinator


Farhad Taghinia has been Construction Materials Lab Coordinator in School of Architectural Studies & ADZ School of Construction Management Centre for Construction and Engineering Technologies, George Brown College since 2011.Mr. Taghinia has over 20 years of experience in building and construction Industry private and government sector. Mr. Taghinia duties and responsibilities as lab coordinator and lab professor are but not limited to plans, organize and supervise construction materials lab, teaching (lab section) and monitoring students in lab activities and conduct research work in consultation with faculty and staff on construction research projects.

Academic Credentials

Bachelor of Engineering, Civil Engineering, Ryerson Polytechnic University, Toronto, Canada

Areas of Specialization

Geotechnical Investigation

Construction Project Management. Construction Quality Control Management

Construction Materials Lab Management

Areas of Expertise

Project management and engineering task for land development

highway design

bridge design and communication towers design (private and government sector)

construction materials lab managers

manage and supervise construction quality control of value engineering projects

proposal and construction cost control

quality control training of field technician

Career Highlights

2011 – Present – Construction Materials Lab Coordinator, George Brown College

2010 – 2011 – Senior Geotechnical Engineer, DBA Engineering Ltd.

2006 - 2010 – Project Manager, Geotechnical, Construction Materials Testing Division, Trow Associates Inc. (EXP.)

2005 – 2006 – Project Engineer, Engineering Service Group, Golder Associates Ltd.

1996 – 2005 - Project Engineer and Materials Lab Supervisor, CTL Engineering Inc., USA

Other Activities

Member of Association Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO)

Member of Canadian Geotechnical Society (CGS)