Providing excellent service within an ISO quality environment and fulfilling clients’ expectations has created an exceptional reputation for Consultec as a preferred engineering partner. Over the years our clients appreciate our operating philosophy that Engineering is more than mere design and drawings – it is, at its core, the generation of ideas that provide solutions to complex problems and value to investors.  - Alex G. Ochrym, P.Eng., M.B.A. President
World-Class Reputation

An employee-owned, international consulting firm headquartered in Canada, Consultec has been providing complete design engineering services for heavy process industrial projects worldwide – from conceptual design through to commissioning – since 1975.

We have developed a reputation for technical excellence and a high standard of achievement through the successful completion of over 1000 industrial projects for major corporations in North and South America, the Caribbean, Europe, Africa and Asia.


  • To be a world leader in the delivery of Integrated Engineering Solutions that provide value to our clients and the public.
  • To deliver services using a balance of sound engineering practices, innovative technology and a commitment to quality.
  • To focus on solutions that bring efficiency to a world of limited resources.

Integrated Engineering Solutions

Consultec clients benefit from comprehensive experience in all engineering disciplines, as demonstrated by a strong legacy of successful major projects. Our dedicated engineers draw on a wide range of experience and skills to deliver projects from concept to construction in a timely and efficient manner, including fast-track delivery.

Walter Dow Associates

Walter Dow Associates is a Consultec company. As a Canadian, employee-owned corporation, their achievements include numerous projects worldwide, spanning North and South America, Russia, the United Kingdom, Europe and South Africa.

Founded in 1947, they have a reputation for excellence in electrical engineering and project management services for the global mining industry, metallurgical plants, cement plants, generation facilities, utility and facility substations and transmission lines. As such, they bring a considerable breadth of electrical and controls experience to Consultec’s clients.

Consultec People

Consultec has always invested in knowledge. Through the ups and downs of the business cycle we have always maintained a core group on staff: people with the skills, experience and expertise to understand changes in the engineering business and the ability to work with them.

It is the strength of this teamwork-focused approach that has created Consultec’s reputation today - listening closely to their clients, focusing on their needs and delivering innovative engineering solutions.

We have the knowledge base of some employees that have been with the company for 25 years - a rare expression of loyalty in these times - combined with the fresh approach of a rising talent pool of young engineers.