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John Baxter

Associate Director


John Baxter has over fifteen years of experience in heavy civil and building construction, including projects such as multi-interchange highway projects, oil and gas civil projects in Alberta and British Columbia, infrastructure construction projects in remote northern Canada, and urban city specialized building projects such as hospitals and data centres. He has expertise in project management areas including project costing and analysis, estimating, scheduling, and design development.

Mr. Baxter has created costing models for analysis and forecasting of costs ranging from $1.1 billion oil and gas projects to $65 million roadway infrastructure projects. He has also created models used to analyze large and varied data sets as part of expert testimony related to a construction matter. He has testified as a damages expert, scheduling expert, and fact witness in arbitrations.


University of Waterloo
BASc, Civil Engineering, 2002

Employment History

Spectra Energy
Senior cost analyst and scheduler
2009 - 2012

Plenary Group
Manager, Project Delivery
2008 - 2009

Aecon Construction and Materials
Project engineer
2002 - 2008


Professional Affiliations

Professional Engineers of Ontario

Association of Professional Engineers and Geo-scientists

Canadian Society for Civil Engineering

Areas of Expertise