CATT is the leading organization for the trenchless industry in Canada and is focused on recognizing outstanding people, organizations, technologies and projects that are instrumental in advancing our industry locally and internationally. As such, CATT has created its Award of Excellence to be presented to outstanding contributors. The Award of Excellence (AOE) may be awarded to any of the following who have made a significant contribution to the trenchless industry in the preceding year:

  • Individuals
  • Companies
  • Organizations
  • Projects.

For more details, check out the guidelines.

Winner of the Award of Excellence 2016

CATT is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2015 Award of Excellence.

Chris Macey has been named the winner in the individual category for his expertise and contributions to the trenchless renovation/rehabilitation and asset management fields. Chris is the Americas Technical Practice Leader for AECOM for condition assessment and rehabilitation of pipelines. With over 35 years of experience, Chris has considerable expertise in material failure assessment for both gravity and pressure pipelines.


Winner of the Project of the Year 2016

CATT is pleased to announce the winner of the Project of the Year 2015. The recipients are Hatch, Dibco-CRS JV and The Regional Municipality of Peel for the complex and challenging microtunneling project Project of the Year: Boyne Trunk Sanitary Sewer, Region of Halton. Dillon Consulting completed a Class EA, detailed design and construction for a large diameter (1500mm to 2400 mm) gravity sewer from Milton to the Mid-Halton Wastewater Treatment Plant in Oakville. The overall cost of the sewer project is in the order of $90 million, with a substantial completion date in 2016.