CATT serves the Canadian municipalities and advances the trenchless industry by offering high quality training and education, fostering the next generation of trenchless experts, organizing trenchless technology conferences, developing industry specifications, carrying out state-of-the-art research and development, and providing expert services to address buried infrastructure challenges, protect environment, and save money.

Every year CATT recognizes outstanding people, organizations, technologies, and projects that are instrumental in advancing the trenchless industry locally and internationally.

For more details on CATT’s Awards of Excellence, please check out the guidelines.

Winners of the 2017 Award of Excellence

CATT is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2017 Award of Excellence.


Kevin Bainbridge, A.Sc.T. Kevin is the Branch Manager for Robinson Consultants Hamilton office and leads the firm’s practice in trenchless rehabilitation and condition assessment of buried pipes. He is a promoter, trainer and passionate believer in trenchless rehabilitation technologies.



Outstanding Project

The Hespeler Trunk Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation Project (City of Cambridge, GHD Consultants and LiquiForce Services). This project required access to a trunk in undeveloped area, line inversion and by-pass flow to cross a river.

Outstanding Organization

Earth Boring Company Limited for its long history of commitment and contributions to the advancement of the trenchless industry. Earth Boring Co. has been integral to the advancement of trenchless technologies in Ontario with their commitment to professionalism, quality and workmanship through all phases of a project; and, their willingness to volunteer with CATT, OGRA and NASTT sharing their knowefforts to bring awareness about trenchless technologies as a tool to be used in open cut projects.